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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Stock Investing Fast-Track by Ken Little

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Discount Brokers

Today’s discount broker has evolved into more than an order taker. There is a big slice of the market that wants something more than an order taker, but less than the handholding of a full-service broker. Many of these brokers offer investment advice, but short of the comprehensive planning you might get with a full-service broker. They may have excellent research resources available on their websites and robust online capabilities.

Discount brokers and their close cousins, online brokers, offer many of the same services, so choosing between the two may be based on other factors. Many of the leading discount brokers now offer a variety of services that were once the domain of full-service brokers. However, in most cases they ...

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