Margin Account

  1. Margin Investing: Big Risk, Big Reward

    Investing on margin can be profitable but it's a risky play that needs care.
  2. Pick the Right Brokerage Account for Options ...

    Follow these steps to pick the right options brokerage account depending on your ...
  3. Introduction to Margin Accounts

    Find out what your broker is doing with your securities when you invest on margin. ...
  4. Picking Your First Broker

    If you're a rookie investor, your first big investment decision should be an informed ...
  5. Take On Risk With A Margin of Safety

    More common risk theories can lead to missed opportunities. Find out how margin of ...
  6. A Guide To Day Trading On Margin

    Buying on margin is a good option if you don't have the cash to day trade.
  1. Broker Summary: Fidelity Online Brokerage

    Learn how to navigate Fidelity's online broker services.
  2. Margin Trading

    Find out what margin is, how margin calls work, the advantages of leverage and why ...
  1. How is it possible to trade on a stock you don't own, as is done in short selling?

    Understand how the process of short selling allows a person to sell a stock he or she doesn't technically own by borrowing ...
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    Learn about the perils of a lack of corporate social responsibility. Examine the WorldCom fraud, which led to its bankruptcy ...
  3. What's the difference between a cash account and a margin account?

    Compare and contrast margin and cash accounts. Margin accounts offer short-term loans, leverage on existing portfolios, and ...
  4. What happens if I cannot pay a margin call?

    Minimum margin is the amount of funds that must be deposited with a broker by a margin account customer. With a margin account, ...
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