As of March 2015, online trading through a Charles Schwab Trading Services account has a $8.95 commission fee per equity trade; online trades of Schwab ETF has no commission fee. There is no fee to maintain the account, which requires a $1,000 minimum to open.
The Charles Schwab commission fees may have restrictions. Customers should contact the company directly to determine the fees and restrictions for their specific account.
The Charles Schwab Corporation is a brokerage company that was founded by Charles Schwab in 1972. The company has four main departments: wealth management, trading, investing and banking. Charles Schwab was named the best in retirement services in 2014 by Online Broker Review.