Robinhood is one of the best stock-trading apps out there — and it’s free. While it doesn’t offer things like mutual funds, there are options to buy stocks and ETFs, as well as Bitcoin. And its interface is intuitive and easy to understand.
One of the best parts of Robinhood is that you get to invest in companies you love, such as Glossier, and build out your ideal portfolio, commission-free. If you want more features, you can also upgrade to a premium account. Robinhood Gold.
Cost: $0; Gold: based on account size, minimum fee is $6 up to $200
Minimum balance: $0; Gold: $2000