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Time to decide how to put your money to work

When your transfer's complete, then what? Get the flexibility and help you need to make the most of your investments.

Explore what we offer

It's no surprise that we think low-cost Vanguard ETFs® (exchange-traded funds) and mutual funds are sensible choices to get your compounding clock ticking faster. You can buy and sell ETFs and Vanguard mutual funds online with no commission through a Vanguard Brokerage Account. In addition, you’ll have access to more than 160 no-transaction-fee mutual funds from Vanguard and more than 3,000 funds from other companies.

You can also select from a wide variety of other investments and still keep your costs low.

Make your money work harder with our funds

Vanguard funds offer experienced management and near-legendary low costs that leave more money in your account to grow and compound over time.*

And you'll get competitive long-term performance too: 81% of Vanguard funds performed better than their peer-group averages over the past 10 years.**

Expand your choices

Choose from a wide variety of non-Vanguard investment products too.

Get the help you want, when you want it

Don't know what to do? Partner with a Vanguard advisor or call 800-523-9447 to speak with an investment professional.


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The snowball effect that happens when your earnings generate even more earnings, not only on your original investments, but also on any interest, dividends, and capital gains that accumulate. That means that your "money makes money" and can grow faster over time.

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ETFs (exchange-traded funds)

ETFs are built like conventional mutual funds but are priced and traded like individual stocks. They combine the diversification of mutual funds with lower investment minimums and transparent, real-time pricing of individual securities.

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Other conditions & costs that may apply

Commission-free trading of Vanguard ETFs applies to trades placed both online and by phone. Commission-free trading of non-Vanguard ETFs applies only to trades placed online; most clients will pay a commission to buy or sell non-Vanguard ETFs by phone. It also excludes leveraged and inverse ETFs, which can't be purchased through Vanguard but can be sold with a commission. Commission-free trading of non-Vanguard ETFs also excludes 401(k) participants using the Self-Directed Brokerage Option; see your plan's current commission schedule. Vanguard Brokerage reserves the right to change the non-Vanguard ETFs included in these offers at any time. All ETFs are subject to management fees and expenses; refer to each ETF's prospectus for more information. Account service fees may also apply. All ETF sales are subject to a securities transaction fee. See the Vanguard Brokerage Services commission and fee schedules for full details.