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Best Brokerage Deals: Black Friday Edition

Nov. 20, 2012
Investing, Investments
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Thanksgiving brings families together. Black Friday then brings everyone to the mall.

In searching for deals, don’t limit yourself to Walmart and Victoria’s Secret. This Black Friday, check out the great deals at online brokerage firms:

Lightspeed Trading: Trade Commission-Free Till 2013

Deal: Trade equities and options commission-free until 2013!
Conditions: Unlimited options contracts and free equities up to 1 million shares.

TradeStation: Save $159.90 Per Month and Trade Commission-Free

Deal: TradeStation and RadarScreen free for the life when you open a new equities or futures account AND trade commission-free till 2013. TradeStation is normally $99.95 per month and RadarScreen is normally $59.95 per month (unless you trade at least 5,000 shares per month or maintain at least $1,000,000 in your account).
Conditions: Only applies to a new brokerage account which must be opened and funded by November 30, 2012 with a minimum balance of $5,000. A minimum balance of $2,500 must be maintained in account. All trade-commissions incurred before 2013 will be refunded (up to $600 worth of commissions).

Kapitall: Trade Commission-Free

Deal: To help kick off the holiday celebrations, Kapitall is offering commission-free trading from November 19 through November 23, 2012.
Conditions: Maximum of 20 commission-free trades. This deal applies to all ETFs and exchange-traded securities.