No. of Recommendations: 10
So to me, you would consider going with SSB only if your broker is doing an excellent job for you.

Brokers are basically salesmen. Most of them know little or nothing about actual investing. They read the scrips that are sent out by the home office each day, which tell them what to do and how to do it. In the final analysis, brokerage houses are out to make money, and they do it by taking your money.
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