Invest on your terms. Buy stock by the dollar.
Everyone hates the F word- that's right, finance. But Stockpile wants to help you conquer your fear of the market.
Stockpile offers fractional shares so you can invest the amount of money you want without buying a whole share. Are you sure you can afford NOT to invest?
This looks like a fantastic productCons:
It is not obvious that it is US-only
I went through the whole signup process, and it was only after they presented me with account information fields that I realized I could only input a US ZIP code. This is common with US startups, and it's really frustrating; it's not often they consider signups from outside the country. If it did mention that it was US-only somewhere, it was not obvious.Jody Heavener has never used this product.
Buy the _amount_ of stock you want in _dollars_. As much or as little. It's a simple idea whose time has come.Cons:
Would love to see them add tax-advantaged accounts soon.
I've been using Stockpile for about 6 months. I love hearing about some public product launch, thinking, "That'll do well", and then being able to buy stock in that company. It super easy. And the trading fees are totally reasonable at $0.99 per trade.Hugo Olliphant has used this product for one year.
Easy to own stocks by the dollar, not whole share when you cant afford a $990 share of amazon and google stock. And I can invest in Bitcoin!Cons:
I want to arrange my stocks in a preferred order since my portfolio is building.
I like getting my non-finance savvy friends into investing by gifting them $5 of free stock so they can learn about investing. If you want to try it out - ping me and Ill give you the code for $5 free stock.Jenny Jeansonne has used this product for one month.
Buy blue chip stocks 1000+ companies for any dollar amount,
Gets kids and teens started investing with custodian accounts
it does not allow investing on recurring/auto-pilot
Stockpile is the easy and affordable way to start investing for your future. With Stockpile, you can buy fractional shares of ETFs as well as stock in publicly-traded companies. Rather than buying an entire share of stock, you can get just the amount you want. This means you can buy $25 of Amazon stock even though one share costs about $1000.
Stockpile has also invented the world’s first gift card for stock! For the first time ever, you can buy $25, $50, and $100 Stockpile gift cards off the gift card rack at stores like Target, Kroger, and Safeway, or send e-gifts from their app.Namrata Ganatra has used this product for one year.
Stockpile stole my accountCons:
It‘s a Fraud
I had to file a litigation and SEC complaint after Stockpile unlawfully locked my account.
E-Mail from security Exchange Comission:
Thank you for contacting the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
On April 30, 2018, we contacted Stockpile on your behalf requesting the firm prepare a written report addressing the issues you raised in your complaint. We want to let you know that Stockpile has recently advised us it will not provide a response to your complaint because of your pending litigation against the firm.
Feel free to call me at 202-551-6327 if you have further questions.
Investor Assistance Specialist
Office of Investor Education and Advocacy
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
www.twitter.com/SEC_Investor_EdLena U. has used this product for one year.
Fractional shares, able to buy stock by the dollar instead of by the share, fun to learn more about investing, gift cards of stockCons:
Real time trading
Stockpile is perfect for people who are looking to diversify their portfolio and buy stock by the dollar. Low monthly fees and the ability to buy stock via PayPal or Apple Pay are huge bonuses.Avi Lele has used this product for one year.
Easy to use, fun to learn about investing, super low trading feesCons:
I love this app! Investing has never been easier.Meghan Gardler has used this product for one month.
Accounts for minors
Minimal trading costsCons:
Trade settles at end of the day
Stockpile has improved so much over the years! Check out some of the new features like Watchlist in the mobile app.Souvik Roy has used this product for one year.
Easy to useCons:
I like it
I like this app quite a bitPersephone Levine-Herschberg has used this product for one month.
Simple easy to use and beautiful.Cons:
Good productLindsay Cahill has used this product for one week.