Get up to $1,000 in Trade Commission Credit when you use the codes TRADE500 or FREE1000 during signup at TradeKing. You can get $500 with a $500 initial deposit or $1,000 with a $5,000 initial deposit. TradeKing provides comparable services to E-Trade and charges a flat rate of $4.95 per equity trade. Once you sign up, you use the TradeKing browser-based platform for trading, research, and real-time data. I use online trading platforms to find news on specific companies and funds before I invest. Some restrictions and exclusions many apply. See TradeKing.com for details.