Three Days, Seven Free Financial Seminars for Atlanta Investors

Online investing firm Scottrade fills the education gap by offering small-group seminars

ATLANTA--()--Recognizing the trend toward consumer empowerment and investors taking control of their finances, Scottrade is hosting free investment education seminars at five Atlanta branch offices Oct. 26-28.

“We’ve packed these three days of branch seminars to offer investment education for everyone, from beginners to more advanced traders,” said Lawrenceville Branch Manager Aki Shimada. “Through our introduction to order types seminar, do-it-yourself investors can learn about online stock trading and how to use order types to manage their account.”

Scottrade’s seminars offer the opportunity to learn about a wide range of investing topics, as well as the features and functionality of Scottrade’s stock trading tools. Some seminar topics include advanced orders, introduction to technical analysis, planning for retirement and researching the market. Upcoming events are scheduled for:


Oct. 26

2 p.m. Alpharetta 678-762-0410
5 p.m. Lawrenceville 678-376-4009

Oct. 27

2 p.m. Sandy Springs 404-256-1955
6 p.m. McDonough 678-432-5208

Oct. 28

2 p.m. Alpharetta
4:30 p.m. Lawrenceville
5:30 p.m. Duluth 770-232-3053

Investors can register to attend by calling the Scottrade branch office or by visiting Scottrade’s online Knowledge Center. In addition to branch seminars, other educational opportunities offered throughout the year by Scottrade include live webinars, user summits and an online community.

With more than 475 branch offices, Scottrade is the online investing firm with the largest branch network in the country. The firm offers a full line of products, support and market research tools to help self-directed investors make their own financial 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.

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. Founded in 1980, 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 475 nationwide branch offices. Scottrade has been named one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America for three consecutive years. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr.


Ben Gillham, 314-965-1555 x4784

Release Summary

Atlanta-area investors who want to take control of their finances can attend a variety of free investment education seminars Oct. 26-28 to learn about stock trading, investing for retirement & more.


Ben Gillham, 314-965-1555 x4784