This list is for informational purposes only.
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TD Ameritrade, Inc.
With $5,000 equity in your account, you can take advantage of Ameritrade’s low, flat rate fee on trades of any number of common or preferred shares.
PO Box 2760
Omaha, NE 68103-2760
Scott Trade has 204 branch offices nationwide. They are mostly an online brokerage firm but do have some traditional accounts as well. They deal mostly with USA customers. They have won the JD Powers and Associates Award for superior customer service the last 4 years running.
12800 Flushing Meadow Dr
St Louis, MO 6311
Phone: 1-800-619-7283 or 202-296-0444
This company has one goal-low transaction costs-and it succeeds. All trading is done online. As a result, E*Trade offers no extras. It is fairly slow, and the brokers, should you ever need to speak with one, are not as experienced as elsewhere.
P.O. Box 1542
Merryfield, VA 22116-1542
America On-Line Keyword: ETRADE
Fidelity has over 60 branch offices in major cities throughout the US. Fidelity competes with Schwab in the high fee department, but it also offers excellent automated transactions and can obtain stocks that are difficult to get at most lower-priced brokerages.
PO Box 770001
Cincinnati, OH 45277-0002
Phone: 800-544-7272 or 617-563-7000
Charles Schwab & Company
Despite being the most expensive discounter, Charles Schwab has a lot to offer: 24-hour service, the ability to buy on many overseas exchanges, the best selection of the industry’s best-performing no-load mutual funds and excellent automated service. Schwab also has over 200 branches in major US cities.
San Francisco Operations Center
PO Box 7368
San Francisco, CA 94120
Phone: 866-855-9102 or 415-627-7000
Note: Commission rates are subject to change. Be sure to check the commission every time you call (from the brokerage firm’s schedule) and then verify it through the discount broker prior to making trades.
Use a discount broker whenever possible; otherwise contact:
International Assets Advisory, LLC
300 South Orange Ave. Ste. 311
Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 800-432-4402 or 407-254-1522
Contact: Jeff Winn, Wealth Protection Director
Fund Advisors of America
1800 Pembrook Dr. Suite 300
Orlando, Fl. 32810
Phone: 800-438-3040 or 407-667-4729
Contact: Greg Galloway
Global Resource Investments. Ltd.
7770 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone: 800-477-7853 or 760-943-3939
Contact: Rick Rule
307 Park Avenue North
Winter Park, FL 32789
Phone: 800-596-7077 or 407-740-7467
Contact: Chris Park
Key Investment Group
Samuel Jacobs or Howard Goldstein
110 Park Avenue South
Winter Park, FL 32789
Phone: 877-539-1004 or 407-539-1004
8328 Eager Rd Suite 300
St Louis, MO 63144
Phone: 800-926-4922 or 314-647-3837
Fax: 888-882-0073 or 314-984-0875
Emails: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: John Kaupisch or Frank Trotter