Commission-Free Stock Trading App Robinhood Is Now Available on Android
Android: Most brokerages charge you every time you buy or sell a stock or ETF. Robinhood, however, lets you trade for free and is at last available now for Android users, as well as those on iOS.
In addition to charging $0 commissions on trades of US-listed securities, the mobile app also has features like seeing your portfolio and personal watchlist at a glance, getting real-time market data and quotes, and quickly signing in with a custom PIN code. All the data is encrypted and your securities are protected by the SIPC, which covers up to $500,000.
As usual with free products that sound too good to be true, you might be wondering what the catch is. The company says it makes
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