What is an online trading account?

Answer Many online trading accounts exist from stock brokerages like Merrill Lynch, Scottrade, ShareBuilder and Fidelity. These online trading accounts allow investors to trade stocks real time. Discount ... Read More »

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Do i need an online banking account for online trading?

You do not need an online banking account to be approved for most online trading accounts, nor do you need one for deposits and withdrawals. Etrade and TD Ameritrade, for example, explain that you ... Read More »

How do I activate a trading account online?

Choose an online brokerage you wish to use as your trading service. Activating an online trading account is a simple process, and it may only take 10 minutes to complete. For instance, ShareBuilder... Read More »

Can a joint account be opened for online trading?

On One Hand: Major Online Firms Allow Joint AccountsMajor firms offer joint online accounts, allowing two people to trade together. According to New Jersey estate attorney Parag Patel, "If one join... Read More »

The Difference Between a Trading Account and a Manufacturing Account?

Trading accounts and manufacturing accounts are two very different accounts but are used together in manufacturing companies. The balance from a manufacturing account is used to calculate the balan... Read More »