Low Cost & Lowest Margin Fees

Rated Lowest Margin Fees1 by StockBrokers.com


Margin rates as low as 2.20% Learn More

Rated Lowest Margin Fees1 by StockBrokers.com


Margin rates as low as 2.20% Learn More

US Margin Loan Rates Comparison2

$25K $300K $1.5M $3.5M
Interactive Brokers3 3.40% 3.06% 2.76% 2.52%
E-Trade 10.00% 8.50% 7.00% 7.00%
Fidelity 8.82% 7.57% 5.00% 5.00%
Schwab 8.82% 7.57% N/A N/A
TD Ameritrade 9.75% 8.25% N/A N/A

Each firm's information reflects the standard online margin loan rates obtained from their respective websites. Competitor rates and offers subject to change without notice. Services vary by firm.

Margin borrowing is only for sophisticated investors with high risk tolerance.
You may lose more than your initial investment.
Disclosures
  1. Low Cost Rated by Barron's 18 Years Straight - Low cost broker 2002 through 2019 according to Barron's online broker review. 2002 - 5 Stars, 2003 - 4.9 Stars, 2004 - 5 Stars, 2005 - 5 Stars, 2006 - 5 Stars, 2007 - 4.8 Stars, 2008 - 4.5 Stars, 2009 - 4.5 Stars, 2010 - 4.2 stars, 2011 - 4.5 stars, 2012 - 4.3 stars, 2013 - 4.5 stars, 2014 - 4.5 stars, 2015 - 4.5 stars, 2016 - 4.5 stars, 2017 - 4.5 stars, 2018 - 4.5 stars, 2019 - "Interactive Brokers continues to lead as well in terms of pricing". Interactive Brokers earned a 4.5 star ranking in the February 25, 2019 Barron's Annual Best Online Brokers - “Best Online Brokers of 2019”. Criteria included Trade Experience and Technology, Usability, Mobile, Range of Offerings, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis & Reports, Customer Service, Education and Security, and Costs. Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Co. Inc.
  2. According to StockBrokers.com Online Broker Survey 2019: Read the full article Online Broker Reviews, February 18, 2019. "Lowest margin rates in the industry".
  3. Rates were obtained on September 25, 2019 from each firm's website, and are subject to change without notice. The IB equity and futures commission rates shown are the average of the client commissions for trades executed in September 2019 and are subject to minimums and maximums as shown on the IB website. Some of the firms listed may have additional fees and some firms may reduce or waive commissions or fees, depending on account activity or total account value. Services vary by firm.