Online trading is one of the many ways to trade Stocks and Shares.This is gaining popularity nowadays because this avoids the need of Brokers.You don't have to contact the Broker to buy stocks or shares , it is sufficient if you have a Brokerage Account.But even they will charge you for the brokerage.But the advantage is that you will be able to Buy and sell Shares without any lag.There are many Online Brokerage accounts that you can have.I will list some of the Brokerage accounts that are popular
*Scottrade requires an initial deposit of $500 and the brokerage is around $7(appx).There is no inactivity fees to this and the share limit is unlimited.
*Fidelity is also a very good brokerage firm that has very good facilities and it is easy to use as well.For more information you can visit this site https://www.fidelity.co.in/
There are many advantages of online trading.You can buy and sell stocks and shares while you are working in the office.It actually helps the Share holders who do day-trading.
Now you can think of investing money and do online trading but you have to study the market a great deal in order to be successful.
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