Over 17 million investors with the three largest online brokerages – Schwab, E-trade, and TD Ameritrade – are paying more than $1.8 billion every year on trading fees and brokerage services that most of them don’t need, according to a recent NerdWallet study. Here are five brokerage secrets you should know before trading online:
Michael Lewis's new book "Flash Boys" raises red flags over the Wall Street's practice of high-frequency trading.
Some in Congress want to call the military takeover in Egypt a coup and cut off the $1.5 billion aid the US gives the country annually. This position fails to appreciate the limits of the leverage Washington derives from its aid to Cairo and the potential consequences of halting it.
Many tactics work well in both the personal finance world and the business world, Hamm writes, but there are things that work in business finance that don’t really work in personal finance.