Online Brokerage

Online brokerage is for members who feel confident making their own investment choices, and who want to save time and money with easy, convenient and secure online trading services.

Our online brokerage partner provides a variety of resources for all types of self-serve investors. Whether you're investing for your retirement, saving for your child's education, actively trading, or buying-to-hold, our online brokerage partner offers:

  • Competitive commissions
  • Exceptional service and advice
  • Easy to use trading tools and research
  • Secure, reliable technology

Credential Direct

Credential Financial Inc. was recently chosen as Coastal Community's wealth management provider of choice. Credential®'s comprehensive offering includes online brokerage (Credential Direct®), insurance (Credential Insurance Services Inc.), and wealth management (Credential Asset Management Inc. and Credential Securities Inc.)

Available to everyone, regardless of account size or trading activity, is Credential Direct's flat trade commission of $8.88. In keeping with standard industry practice, Credential Direct has also evolved its account administration fee. With Credential Direct, there are no hidden charges like ECN or platform fees incurred through some other brokerages, and no additional fees for RESPs, TFSAs or RSPs. For more information on its pricing, click here.

With great service, low fees and powerful trading tools, Credential Direct offers Canadians a simple, secure and affordable way to invest online. Find out why Credential Direct is one of the top online brokerages in Canada.


Credential Direct® is  division of Credential Securities Inc. and operates as a separate business unit.