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What Brokers & Services Do You Use?

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Hello fellow investors/traders,

I was wondering what brokers and services everyone is using these day. I know many you use seeking alpha currently, which is an amazing information source, that I use everyday. I personally use the following sources for different related investing/trading activities:

Broker(s) Optionshouse

Montif -

TD Ameritrade -

Secondary platform(s):

Prodigio RTS -

TradingView -


Finviz Elite -

Zacks Investment -

SeekingAlpha -

Motley Fool - Financial

Blogging Site:

GGFinances -

I am sure that most of you have heard of almost every one of these sources. I am going to go over the more undisclosed ones that you don't see very often!

What Is Montif Investing?

Motif Investing is an online investment service. The company and its community create portfolios with up to thirty stocks called Motifs that represent specific investment ideas. Investors can buy whole portfolios in one trade for only $9.95. You can open an account by going to There is also an app for the iPhone that you can download at the Apple app store to browse Motifs and then buy them on the iOS web browser. There is currently speculation that registered investment advisors (RIAs) will be able to use Montif to create profit as well! Montif is attempting to release a service, this service will allow RIAs to create Montif portfolios for investors who need direction. Lets be honest, we have all been new to the investing game, and I am sure that some who are reading are very new. Montif allows you to create an entire portfolio of 30 stocks for $9.95 and allows you to see the earnings notes on the portfolio, before you buy. Its pretty much buying a good investment portfolio, all the time. Perfect solution for day-traders who don't feel like dealing with their investments, purchase a Montif and forget about it.

What Is GGfinances?

GGFinances is an amazing site, its truly one of a kind. I never know how to explain this site, its just one of those sites that you know will be huge soon. It is pretty much the blogger for the finance world. It allows people to sign up, and start blogging, which is pretty awesome, considering it has a finance focus. This site consist of blogs of all kinds, there is informations for beginners to experts. GGfinance really focuses on the flogger, they provide them with a custom interface, and a site full of advanced tools, including real-time live charting, that allows intra-day (1min) tracking for free. Their stock screen is among the best, overall I cannot find anything bad about this site. The owners of GGfnances have the community in mind all the time, they are currently working on several proprietary tools that will monetize, advertise, and advance your blog to the next level.

What Is TradingView?

Speaking of GGfinances, TradingView is amazing chart sharing network for investors and traders. GGfinances, as well as GuruVIX using TradingView UI for their charting software. Its among the best software out-there, and its free which makes it the best among free charting. There is currently every technical indicator you can think about for TradingView charts. You can share your charts with the TradingVIew community, or share the link on Facebook with your friends. Overall an amazing contribution to the investing and trading community.

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