9. Charles Schwab
They lowered their trading commission to zero in 2019, Charles Schwab’s free trading applies to ETFs, stocks, fractional shares, and Schwab investment funds. There is no account minimum, so it is relatively easy to open an account. Schwab also offers several research tools and tutorials. In addition, the broker has the Intelligent Portfolios automated investment platform for people interested in the Robo-advisor product.