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Subject:  Re: Schwab for Bonds Date:  11/28/2012  8:12 PM
Author:  trader2012 Number:  34533 of 35576


Much thanks for providing details of your own experiences with Schwab. That helps others make a more informed decision than my admitted one-sided, very specific viewpoint.

I like Schwab as a company a lot. They are a decent, reputable, squeaky-clean firm (in terms of how they fare in SEC audits) that doesn't front-run their customers. But their eminent and honorable founder, Chuck, doesn't like bonds, and --all internal mission statements to the contrary about intending to provide fixed-income products to their clients-- they fail