founder of one of the most successful financial companies
in the world, had this to say about professional stock
brokers (Guide to Financial Independence, Charles
Schwab, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. 1998):
a lot of brokers wish it were otherwise (and work
very hard and make a lot of money by convincing you
is magic that only they know), investing wisely just
isn't that hard."
Charles Schwab, Principal Owner/CEO, Charles Schwab
& Co., Inc.
Schwab, financial pioneer and champion of individual
an effort to empower individual investors everywhere,
Schwab founded Charles Schwab & Co. in 1974.
Charles Schwab's pioneering vision was to give
average Americans knowledge, tools, and an
affordable way to guide their financial future.
Eventually becoming a household word, Charles
Schwab & Co. is a $350 billion financial services
company founded by
Charles Schwab that is dedicated to serving
the individual investor.
you can't trust financial professionals, what can you
you should realize that you have worked too hard to
watch your savings stagnate, or worse yet disappear.
you should realize that if you ever want to achieve
the financial independence you deserve, you need to take
15 years ago, I found out how important it was to take
action. After getting burned too many times trusting
the advice of financial professionals, I started an
exhaustive research project.
how people get rich in America.
I found was surprising and contrary to the advice of
professionals. The most important information I can
offer is that great investors often make their own financial
decisions and follow very simple
investment principles to achieve financial independence.
investing follows common sense!
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