Online Equity and ETF Trades
Qualify for up to thirty $0 online equity and ETF trades per month, or more.
See below to find out how.
+Other fees may apply. See fee details
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Learn How to Qualify for $0 Online Equity and ETF Trades
Eligibility: Commissions are only waived for online equity and ETF trades conducted via an individual or jointly owned self-directed personal CMA® or IRA account.
Qualify for 30 $0 online equity and ETF trades per month (Meet any one of these criteria):
  1. $25,000 or more in combined balances in your Bank of America N.A. deposit accounts
  2. $25,000 or more in combined cash balances in your Merrill Edge self-directed CMA and/or IRA accounts
  3. Preferred Rewards Platinum client1
Qualify for 100 $0 online equity and ETF trades per month (Meet any one of these criteria):
  1. Preferred Rewards Platinum Honors clients1
For details about commissions, transaction fees and any other fees that may apply visit Certain account types are not eligible. Other restrictions may apply. Relationship requirements and pricing are subject to change and/or termination without advance notice. To learn about additional ways to qualify for $0 trades, call 1.888.MER.EDGE (1.888.637.3343) or visit
+In addition to your stock or ETF (or option) commissions, sell orders also may be subject to a fractional share liquidation fee of 10% of proceeds and a transaction fee (of between $0.01 to $0.03 per $1,000 of principal). If applicable, this fee appears under "Transaction Fee" on Trade Confirmation. There are also fees associated with investing in ETFs. Read the Expenses & Charges section of the prospectus to find out what they are. Contact us to obtain a prospectus.

1 You qualify for benefits in the Preferred Rewards program if you enroll in the program, have an active Bank of America personal checking account and maintain a three month average combined balance in your qualifying Bank of America deposit accounts and/or your qualifying Merrill Edge and Merrill Lynch investment accounts of at least $20,000 for the Gold tier, $50,000 for the Platinum tier, or $100,000 for the Platinum Honors tier. Merrill Lynch clients with greater than $250,000 in assets with Bank of America and Merrill Lynch qualify for a different banking benefits program. Please speak with your Merrill Lynch Financial Advisor for details.

2 Certain banking and brokerage accounts may be ineligible for real-time money movement, including but not limited to transfers to/from bank IRAs (CD, Money Market), 529s, SafeBalance Banking®, Credit Cards and transfers from IRAs, Loans (HELOC, LOC, Mortgage) and accounts held in the military bank. Accounts eligible for real-time transfers will be displayed online in the to/from drop down menu on the transfer screen.

3 Merrill Edge MarketPro® is available to clients who maintain a Merrill Edge self-directed relationship. To qualify, you must maintain total combined balances of $50,000 or more in your Merrill Edge and Merrill Lynch investment accounts and Bank of America, N.A. deposit accounts, or make at least 15 self-directed trades per quarter. Preferred Rewards Platinum or Preferred Rewards Platinum Honors also qualify. Not available to investment professionals or for trust accounts and business accounts. Relationship requirements and pricing are subject to change. To learn more go to

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