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broker

Drug slang
A regional term for a go-between in a drug deal.
 
Health insurance
A person licensed by the state who places business with several insurers; the broker, while paid a commission by the insurer, represents the buyer rather than the insurer.
 
Vox populi
Any person who acts as a go-between between an offerer or buyer and seller of goods or services.
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While most older investors know stock brokers are paid in commissions, they have a fairly limited understanding of the details of brokers' compensation and how that could affect the advice they get, a survey released Thursday shows.
As different as their approaches are, the paths Thomas and Proctor took lie like a fork in the road that each new investor eventually comes to: do you call your own shots and trade through a discount firm, or is it better to rely upon a full-service broker to handle everything from which stocks and funds you collect to when you buy and sell investments?
Engine Enables a Faster Loan Decision-Making Process for Brokers
Broker of the Year Eastside: Kathy Sloane, senior vice president and managing director, specializes in high-end properties on the Eastside, Westside and Downtown.
Any time you are out at the local golf course with your new broker, your ex-broker will show up with a new client.
When the excavation site collapsed, disclosing soil problems, they sued the sellers and the sellers' broker claiming, among other things, that the stucco cracks were caused by a soil problem that had not been disclosed.
Since we were evaluating the stocks ourselves, we felt we didn't need to use a full-service broker," explains Unity's President and co-founder Lillian Heard.
Lender to Offer Preferred Pricing Program for CAMB Brokers
Partner Brian Leary exclusively represented the seller with Broker Kenneth Freeman;
But GLB does not bear the sole responsibility for indirectly creating confusion in defining agent and broker.
Be aware that there will be an extra fee involved in a mortgage arranged through a broker, usually 1% of the loan value.