Stockpile is an online digital brokerage, and they offer two types of accounts: individual brokerage accounts and custodial accounts. Stockpile makes it easy and affordable to buy stock for yourself, or give gifts of stock to family or friends. They have nearly a thousand different stocks, ETFs, and ADRs to choose from, and you can buy or give the exact dollar amount you want using fractional shares.
How you make money
Stock price appreciation + dividends
How Stockpile makes money
There are no monthly fees or account minimums to create and maintain your stockpile account. It's absolutely FREE to own investment account at Stockpile. You only pay 99 cents to buy stock with cash in your account. Please refer to https://www.stockpile.com/fees for further detail.
Is it safe?
Investing entails risk including the possible loss of principal and there is no assurance that the investment will provide positive performance over any period of time.