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My broker is Waterhouse. They have extremely low fees: $12 on trades over the internet, $35 on phone trades, and $45 using a broker. However, I just called and asked them how they would treat a monthly transfer from my checking account directly to a mutual fund, and they said each monthly transaction would be a $25 fee. So I guess the answer is that I should have my monthly transfer to into their Money Market (5%) until I get enough to justify the fee, or just fund it once a year.
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