I have a TD Ameritrade account and am an active trader. I simply called and asked for a lower commission rate. All I said was how about a break on the commission? They won't call you and say 'Hey would you like a discount on this?' Bottom line...call and ask! I saved about $2 a trade and that's a couple of hundred bucks over the course of the year.
Budgeting doesn't have to be so hard. Here are some ways to do it faster, better and cheaper. More
|The Greek crisis...in 2 minutes|
|Embattled Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigns|
|Amazon says new 'Prime Day' will bury Black Friday|
|Burt of Burt's Bees dies at 80|
|Reddit's back, 150,000 petition for Ellen Pao's ouster|