- Acorns Invest is a micro-savings app that helps you invest your spare change from everyday purchases through Round-Ups.
- Accounts including general investing, retirement, checking and debit card, and custodial accounts for children.
- Best for beginners and those seeking an integrated financial app centered on investing.
Acorns Promotion: $5 signup bonus after first deposit.
- Stash Invest is part of a robust financial app that includes a checking and debit card, retirement, and custodial accounts for children.
- Get no commission trades and invest in stocks, ETFs, and fractional shares for as little as $1.
- Use a bank account with no hidden fees and get paid 2 days earlier.
Promotion: Get $5 for signing up and depositing at least $5.
- M1 Finance’s Invest is a Robo-advisor investment platform ideal for DIY investors. It offers automated investing, expert portfolios, and customization.
- Choose your portfolio of stocks, fractional shares of stock, ETFs.
- $0 account minimum. 100% commission-free trades and no hidden fees.
- Public is a compelling brokerage app for the novice investor looking to build a portfolio for long-term growth.
- Invest in stocks and ETFs with $0 trading fees and no account minimums.
- Best for newbies with minimal understanding of the stock market and with limited funds.
- Stockpile is an online brokerage enabling investors to buy shares or fractional shares of stocks, ETFs, ADRs, and every stock in the S&P 500.
- Free sign up, 99¢ per trade with no monthly fees or minimums.
- Stock gift cards available for purchase as gifts to others.
- Perfect Portfolio Course is designed to teach new investors how to choose their own investments and test their investment ideas before spending their own money.
- 1.5-hour training to teach you the fundamentals of the stock market and the different types of investments you can choose.
- Tutorials on two investing tools to test out your investment ideas.
- Portfolio Cheat Sheet can help you to invest in less than 10 minutes.
- Fee Analyzer Tool to save money with your investment choices and improve your overall performance.
- SoFi Active Investing allows you to buy and sell stocks at no cost with no account minimums.
- Buy fractional shares that let you own a part of a stock from your favorite companies.
- Anyone can be a smarter investor with news updates and more—all in the SoFi app.
- Betterment Invest takes sophisticated investing strategies and makes them better with personalized guidance and tax-smart technology.
- A robo-advisor using the investment philosophy on modern portfolio theory with no minimum deposit required.
- Automates tax-saving strategies like asset location and tax loss harvesting that work to help make the most of your investments behind the scenes.