Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
Dividend logo
Barbara bandy

A graduate of Wellesley College, Barbara Bandy spent 20+ years as a senior executive with Bankers Trust, Wilmington Trust, US Trust and Merrill Lynch. Serving a HNW client base, she provided strategic advice addressing complex financial issues in three key areas: comprehensive investment management; trust, estate, tax and wealth transfer strategies; customized credit and banking services. Barbara also served as president of a 501 C) (3) organization and as a real estate marketing consultant. Most recently, Barbara transferred her financial expertise into her freelance financial writing business — Bandy Research Group. She has written for a wide range of investment publishers including InvestorPlace Media, Mauldin Economics, Casey Research and Forbes.

Recent Content By Barbara Bandy
Shutterstock 264596549
Dividend University

Four Types of Dividends: Four Ways They Are Paid Out

The concept of dividends is basic investing know-how, but often remains unexplained. When you...

Popular Articles

Premium Shutterstock 749045488

The Market Wrap for March 23: Fed Raised GDP Estimates

The stock markets continued to trade without directional movement as the Fed issued its first...

Premium Shutterstock 624583397

The January Barometer Is Shining

For our portfolios, the last few weeks haven’t exactly felt very bullish.

Volatility has returned...

Premium Shutterstock 613522598

Big Oil's Big Spending Boom

One of the biggest criticisms of the Republican tax plan is that the reduction in corporate taxes...