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Comparison Tastyworks vs TD Ameritrade

The InvestorGreg.net broker comparisons assess over a dozen different brokers, finding the best online trading brokers. This comparison page compares Tastyworks vs TD Ameritrade. Is Tastyworks or TD Ameritrade a better online broker?

Firstly, let’s compare commission fees provided by these brokers for regular transactions. The commission fee of Tastyworks on regular transactions of the stock exchange is $0, and TD Ameritrade has a commission fee of $6.95. When analyzing trading options, the commission fees of Tastyworks is $1, and that one of TD Ameritrade is $6.95 + $0.75. You can read more detailed information on commission fees in the online broker reviews.

It is important for investors to know what types of online trading broker supports and what tools they can use for trading. Let’s compare them. Stocks Trading, Penny Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Futures Trading are provided to customers by Tastyworks and Stocks Trading, Options Trading, ETFs Trading, Mutual Funds Trading, Bonds Trading, Forex Trading, Futures Trading are provided by TD Ameritrade. As for platforms, Tastyworks offers Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, Android App, iOS App, while TD Ameritrade offers Desktop Platform (Windows), Desktop Platform (MacOS), Web Platform, Android App, iOS App.

Finally, by comparing the two online brokers, we want to pay attention to the year and country of establishing, the regulatory authorities and the possibility of withdrawing funds. Tastyworks was established in 2017 in United States, and it is regulated by FINRA, NFA and SIPC. And TD Ameritrade was established in 1975 in United States, and it is regulated by SEC, FINRA. We can withdraw funds from Tastyworks with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is $25-45. And TD Ameritrade provides the ability to withdraw funds with the help of Bank Wire, and its withdrawal fee is free. The time for withdrawal in Tastyworks is 3 business days, and that one in TD Ameritrade is one Business Day.

Overall, Tastyworks boasts 4 stars versus TD Ameritrade 4.5 stars.

Overall Rating

 
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
 
Tastyworks
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education
TD Ameritrade
Overall
Products & Fees
Security
Tools
Desktop Experience
Mobile Experience
Banking
Customer Support
Education

Fees

Fees
Stock
ETFs
Options
Mutual Funds
Bonds
Forex Spreads
Futures
Tastyworks
Stock
$0
ETFs
N/A
Options
$1
Mutual Funds
N/A
Bonds
N/A
Forex Spreads
N/A
Futures
$1.25
TD Ameritrade
Stock
$6.95
ETFs
Commission-free
Options
$6.95 + $0.75
Mutual Funds
Commission-free
Bonds
Commission-free
Forex Spreads
$0.10 per 1,000 units
Futures
$2.25 fee per contract

Types of trading

Types of trading
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
Tastyworks
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading
TD Ameritrade
Stocks Trading
Penny Stocks Trading
Options Trading
ETFs Trading
Mutual Funds Trading
Bonds Trading
Forex Trading
Futures Trading

Platforms

Platforms
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
Tastyworks
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform
TD Ameritrade
Desktop Platform (Windows)
Desktop Platform (MacOS)
Web Platform

Tools

Tools
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
Tastyworks
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account
TD Ameritrade
Research & Analysis
Social trading
Education
Demo account

Mobile App

Mobile App
Android App
iOS App
Tastyworks
Android App
iOS App
TD Ameritrade
Android App
iOS App

Deposits

Deposits
Minimum deposit
Bank Wire
Tastyworks
Minimum deposit
$0
Bank Wire
TD Ameritrade
Minimum deposit
None
Bank Wire

Withdrawals

Withdrawals
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
Withdrawal Fee
Tastyworks
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
3 business days
Withdrawal Fee
$25-45
TD Ameritrade
Bank Wire
Withdrawal Time
One Business Day
Withdrawal Fee
Free

Security & Fairness

Security & Fairness
Сountry of Origin
Year Founded
Regulated By
Tastyworks
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
2017
Regulated By
FINRA, NFA and SIPC
TD Ameritrade
Сountry of Origin
United States
Year Founded
1975
Regulated By
SEC, FINRA

Customer Service

Customer Service
Phone
Email
Live Chat
 
Tastyworks
Phone
(312) 724-7075
Email
N/A
Live Chat
Yes
TD Ameritrade
Phone
Yes
Email
Yes
Live Chat
Yes (In-App Chat)

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