Scottrade Opens First Online Brokerage Office in the Kitsap Peninsula

Online investing firm’s new Silverdale, Wash., office supports do–it–yourself investors

Silverdale, Wash., Nov. 3, 2009 —Scottrade, a leading branch–supported online investing firm, is opening Silverdale’s first online brokerage office on Monday, Nov. 16. The new office, at 10876 Myhre Place N.W. in the Seattle Lighting Plaza, will be managed by Marina Davis.

“The Silverdale office will be a more convenient location for investors living throughout the Kitsap Peninsula,” said Davis, a Bainbridge Island resident who has more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. “When customers visit the office, they can meet face–to–face with associates who can help them learn more about online investing with Scottrade’s tools and services.”

Scottrade is the online investing firm with the largest branch network in the country. The firm offers a full line of investment products and market research tools to help self–directed investors make their own investing decisions. Though Scottrade does not provide advice, brokers are available at branch offices to answer account–related questions, provide customer service and give tutorials on Scottrade’s online trading services.

“We have always focused on providing exceptional customer service and feel it is important to have branch offices where our customers live and work,” said Scottrade Founder and CEO Rodger Riney. “While most of our customers trade online, our branch network of more than 425 local offices enables us to provide a better customer experience for self–directed investors.”

Scottrade’s Silverdale branch office will be open 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and can be reached at 360–337–1980. After–hours support is available 4 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

About Scottrade
As a leading online investing 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 is dedicated to personalized customer service and value, providing 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 425 nationwide branch offices. 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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