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One small addition to the excellent posts above:

Consider commissions. If you've got 8-15 stocks in each of 4-6 accounts, that's a lot of trades, just to get started. I don't know how much you've got overall, so this might not be important. You can reduce the number of issues in each account by

1. Putting actively traded stocks in IRAs, and long-term holds in taxable accounts, or
2. Splitting the FF between accounts--2 stocks in your IRA, the other 2 in your spouse's.
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