A suggestion to follow the truly superior Product Comparison report of on-line discount brokers (January/February 2004 Computerized Investing): Please urge all members to call the broker(s) they select before opening an account and review as thoroughly as they can the precise costs of the type of trading they plan to do.
For example, Interactive Brokers, mentioned in your article, does not charge one cent per share as you state. Rather they have a flat $10/month fee against which they subtract one cent per share per trade up to $10 each month.
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