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Motley Fool  9 hrs ago  Comment 
Your mortgage broker doesn't really care if you can afford your home. Here's a responsible rule of thumb for what you can really afford.
The Hindu Business Line  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Motley Fool  11 hrs ago  Comment 
IRAs are among the best retirement savings tools out there. Here are some good reasons to open one today.
The Economic Times  Feb 27  Comment 
UBS, whose December-end Nifty target is 8,800, implies a 1.6% downside from the current level. On Thursday , the Nifty50 closed at 8,939.5 level.
Motley Fool  Feb 26  Comment 
Where you open an IRA matters. See how IRA accounts from E*Trade and Merrill Edge compare on commissions, fees, investment selection and more.
Motley Fool  Feb 26  Comment 
Shares of the fast-casual chain take another hit after the company fell short of expectations for the fourth quarter.
Benzinga  Feb 24  Comment 
To get you prepared for the 2017 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards, Benzinga will profile the daily schedules of select fintech leaders whose companies have applied. For this installment, we spoke with Tradier CEO Steve Ehrlich. Tradier Ehrlich...
The Economic Times  Feb 24  Comment 
The brokerage said that outlook for earnings in the financial year starting April has considerably improved as impact of demonetisation has been fairly limited.
Insurance Journal  Feb 24  Comment 
Cavignac & Associates, a San Diego-based risk management and insurance brokerage firm, has hired Stephen Watson as a junior account executive. His principle area of focus will be on professional liability. Watson previously was employed as...
The Hindu Business Line  Feb 23  Comment 
Reliance SecuritiesBritannia Ind (Buy)CMP: 3,236Target: ₹3,796Market leadership in biscuits, increased premiumisation, strong pricing power, improving direct distribution network, and management bandw...
Insurance Journal  Feb 23  Comment 
Canadian Broker Network (CBN), Canada’s network of independent insurance brokers, has appointed Mike Robinson, president and CEO, PBL Insurance Ltd., as chairman. Robinson succeeds Tim Miller, president of Capri Insurance Services, who has been...


A broker is an individual or firm that charges a fee or commission for executing buy and sell orders submitted by a customer.

Up until the 90's, most buy and sell orders were executed by calling a broker on the phone who would then execute your order anywhere between $70 and $200 a trade. With the advent of the Internet, a whole new discount broker industry formed which now allows investors to trade at a much lower cost.

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