An allocation strategy can depend on your appetite for risk, your time horizon, your financial goals and your life goals.
Scottrade Blog

5 Variables to Consider in Asset Management

One of the crucial components for long-term investing is deciding how to divvy up investments in broad categories like stocks, bonds and cash.

Young people would be best served financially by learning how to budget, according to a survey of Scottrade investors.
Scottrade Blog

Investors to Young People: ‘Learn to Budget’

What do young people need to learn most about handling their finances? A survey of Scottrade investors says it starts with budgeting.

You can use order types and option strategies to help protect profits and minimize losses.
Scottrade Blog

6 Ways to Help Protect Profits and Minimize Losses

Are you losing sleep over how to protect trading profits and minimize trading losses? A variety of order types and options strategies might help.

Consolidating accounts might help make it easier to manage your portfolio.
Scottrade Blog

How Many Investment Accounts? Let Your Plan Be Your Guide

How many investment accounts do you need? That’s a trick question. It depends largely on your financial goals.

There are a few reasons why you should pay attention when a company splits its stock.
Scottrade Blog

What a Stock Split Really Means to You

Stock splits don’t change the market value of a company. But there are a few reasons why they might have an impact on investors.

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News Releases

Scottrade Bank Equipment Finance Ranked 83 on 2015 Monitor 100

Bank division ranks among top 100 U.S. equipment finance and leasing companies after less than two years in operation.

Scottrade Hires Jensen as Chief Information Security Officer

IT security veteran to lead Scottrade's efforts in cybersecurity.

Scottrade in the News

6 Steps for Advisors to Get More Clients

Bernice Napach, ThinkAdvisor

Scottrade® Advisor Services’ Brian Stimpfl talks about how advisors can deepen relationships with existing clients and cultivate new ones by knowing “the process behind growth.”

Either Rebalance Your Retirement Portfolio or Risk Capsizing Your Future

Jason Notte, TheStreet

Scottrade’s Joe Correnti discusses portfolio rebalancing to help long-term investors stay on track.

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