Online investment firm provides service and support for local investors
Jacksonville, May 26, 2009 —Scottrade, a leading branch–supported online investment firm, is opening a new branch office in Jacksonville, Fla., on Monday, June 1 at 10601 San Jose Blvd. The office will be managed by William Barrett, who brings more than 10 years of experience to the new office.
“Located in the Mandarin Landing Shopping Center just off of Interstate 295, the new branch office will support investors in Mandarin and the surrounding areas,” said Barrett. “Investors wanting to make their own investment decisions can visit or call the local office to learn how Scottrade’s products and services can help them become better–informed investors.”
Scottrade is an online investment firm that provides the tools and research necessary for individuals to make their own investment decisions. The firm does not provide investment advice, but stock brokers are available at branch offices to answer account–related questions, provide customer service and give tutorials on Scottrade’s online trading services.
“We feel it is important to have branch offices where our customers work and live,” said Rodger Riney, Scottrade founder and CEO. “While most of our customers trade online, our local offices allow us to provide a better customer experience for online investors.”
The Jacksonville branch office is Scottrade’s 37th branch office in Florida. Other local branch offices are located in Jacksonville at 76 S. Laura St. and in Jacksonville Beach at 3652 S. 3rd St.
Scottrade’s new Jacksonville branch office will be open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be reached at 904–886–7008. After–hours support is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.scottrade.com.
As a leading online investment firm, Scottrade offers a full line of investment products, online trading services and market research tools to help investors take control of their financial future. Scottrade provides customers the convenience of buying many stocks online at just $7 per trade and the support of the largest branch network among online investment firms, with more than 400 nationwide branch offices. Named Highest in Investor Satisfaction by J.D. Power and Associates, Scottrade is dedicated to exceptional customer service and unprecedented value. Scottrade is also one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America. For more information, visit www.scottrade.com.
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