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I'm not familiar with this brokerage but did find this review from earlier this year:

https://www.nerdwallet.com/reviews/investing/brokers/firstra...

I guess the biggest thing is that offering commision free trades, at least in the USA, is no longer a competitive advantage as most discount brokers now offer commission free trading. I think the biggest reason you may not see it in TMF publications is that there's not a marketing agreement. :-)

There is no citizenship requirement when it comes to allowing small investors to own shares in a U.S. company. However, there are some extra hoops that non-citizens have to jump through to get U.S. stocks in their portfolios. Following are some of the issues you'll face as a non-U.S. citizen.

https://www.fool.com/knowledge-center/can-a-non-us-citizen-t...

This list reviews the best online brokers for trading internationally in 2017. To qualify, online brokers must be based in the United States, regulated by the United States, and offer international investors outside of the United States access to trading US securities. Before choosing a brokerage, make sure to check directly with the broker and confirm they support your country of residence.

https://www.stockbrokers.com/reviews/internationaltrading

If you are a non-U.S. investor wanting to invest in United States stock market and open an account at U.S.-based brokerage firm, your search might be frustrating. Most companies either don't accept foreign countries investors or have very unclear information about which non-U.S. clients they will accept. Even worse, many United States brokerage firms are canceling accounts of U.S. citizens that have been living outside of the country for longer periods of time, as required by law. Here is a review of brokerage companies with access to U.S. markets that welcomes international investors:.

https://www.brokerage-review.com/rankings/best-brokerage-int...

There is also a Foolish discussion board for overseas investing in the US market where you might get some ideas:

https://boards.fool.com/overseas-investing-in-us-market-1130...

Fuskie
Who has never not been a US Citizen so he cannot speak to or endorse any solution based experience but hopes this gives you some direction to find your own answers...

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