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Place Trade Financial, Inc. and Sarah M. Place

 Honors & Awards

 

International Media:

 

AOL.com                 Barron's Magazine           CNBC.com
         
Bank rate.com        Forbes.com         ForbesWoman.com        

Smart Money - The Wall Street Journal Magazine

Yahoo! Finance              & Many More
  

To schedule an interview with Sarah M. Place, MBA Please contact Anneliese Curtis at 919.719.7200.

 
 
 

                  

         

 

             

  

      

Get up to date market information and free real time quotes from Yahoo! Finance      

 

 

Forbes Magazine Forbes dot com

     

 

Fox Business - The Power to Prosper


Local Media:


WPTF News Radio 680 Your news and information station

 

 

 

 

 


 
 

 

Magazines



Barron's Magazine

 

 

Barron's Magazine - Special Report - Best Online Brokers 2013

 


Ranked #3 ~ Awarded 4 1/2 Stars ~ Awarded Lowest Monthly Cost  ~  Best for Frequent Traders

 


Cover Story:  Back Online!


Barron's Online Broker Review

 

 

Barron's Magazine - Special Report - Best Online Brokers 2012     


Cover Story: Cut the Cord


Barron's Online Broker Review


 

Barron's Magazine - Electronic Investor: 


Tax Filing on Trades: It May Pay to Wait


 

[A national non-profit consumer organization]:


Money Advisor:  "Best Way to Buy Munis"

 


Smart Money - The Wall Street Journal Magazine:


Cover Story:  “Bond's New Normal: Wild Rides”


"8% Returns: The Bond Deals You're Missing"



Other Magazines include:  Balance MagazineBusiness Leader, Executive Travel, and more. 



 

On the Web

 


AOL Jobs
 [AOL.com]:

 

"February's Job Report Could Be Skewed By Record Snowfall"

 

 AOL Small Business [AOL.com]:

 

"Entrepreneurs' Best Money-Saving Secrets"

 

 

 Bank rate, Inc. [bank rate.com]:

 

"Mutual Fund Prospectus Primer," "Should You Pay Debt Before Saving?" 

 

 

CNBC.com:  

 

Top Personal Finance News:  "Making Sense of Mutual Fund Reports" 

 

"Christmas on Consignment"
 


Yahoo! Finance:


"Should You Pay Debt Before Saving?"



Other Websites include:  ABC Newsnet5 WEWS, Carolina Newswire, Hire Military, Home Finder, The Dollar Stretcher, Nashua Telegraph, Scripps News, Shine (by Yahoo!), Smart Money, Thrive & More


 

Television

 

 

ABC News 11:

"Triangle Concerned about stocks"

 

 

Radio

 

 

Radio: 

WPTF
:

"The Bill LuMaye Show"


WXNT Fox News Radio:

"Skills Your Dad Never Taught You"

 

This media list is not all inclusive. The information is updated regularly, so please check back frequently.

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Additional Awards and Honors

 

 


     Place Trade continues to hold an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.  


 

 

 

 

 

Best Online Brokers 2013 - Barron's Magazine

           

 


Barron's Awarded Place Trade:

 


4½ Stars  ~  Top 3 Ranking 

 

# 3 Best Online Broker 2013

 


Additional Accolades:  

 

Best for Frequent Traders 4 Stars & Top 5 Ranking


Frequent Traders - Lowest Monthly Cost - Top 5 Ranking

 


Barron's named Place Trade as Best Online Broker for:

 

Trading and Technology: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking


Usability: 4.6 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 


Mobile: 4.6 Stars - Top 5 Ranking 


Research Amenities: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 


Customer Service and Education: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 

 

"What we like most about Place Trade is that its friendly, attentive service complements IB platform."

~ Barron's Magazine

  

(Barron's awarded Place Trade with 4½ out of 5 Stars for its overall rating.  (The highest overall ranking/number of stars awarded on the 2013.)

 

 

 


2012 - Barron's Magazine - Best Online Brokers 

            Barron's Awarded 4 Stars & a Top 10 Ranking

 

 

 

 

2009 - Sarah Place awarded the first annual Good Samaritan Award at CFO of the Year Awards - Triangle Business Journal

 

2007 - Sarah Place was recognized by the Triangle Business Journal as a 2007 Women in Business Award winner.

  

 

 2010 - Sarah Place awarded CFO of the Year - Business Leader Magazine


           - Sarah Place awarded 1st Annual Movers& Shakers Award - Business Leader Magazine


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Learn more about our Founder & CEO, Sarah M. Place

 

Barron's named Place Trade as Best Online Broker for:

Trading and Technology: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #3 highest rating)

Usability: 4.6 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

Mobile: 4.6 Stars - Top 5 Ranking (Tied #4 highest rating)

Research Amenities: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

Customer Service and Education: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

 

Find out more about our Founder and CEO, Sarah M. Place

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