How Margin Accounts Work

Lots More Information


  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). "Understanding Margin Accounts, Why Brokers Do What They Do." (Accessed Sept. 28, 2011.)
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. "Margin: Borrowing Money To Pay for Stocks." (Accessed Sept. 28, 2011.)
  • Zarroli, Jim. "Investors Fear Dreaded Margin Call." NPR Morning Edition, Nov. 7, 2008. (Accessed Sept. 28, 2011.)