Latest ShareBuilder Stories

2011-07-07 12:00:00

WILMINGTON, Del., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeking America's next top lifestyle guru, ING DIRECT Investing, a leading online brokerage, announces their "Getting Things Done" Facebook contest. Launching today, the contest asks consumers to share their best advice to kick start a more organized approach to living and offer creative ways to simplify and streamline their lives. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100407/NY82932LOGO-b ) Through October 31, 2011, consumers are...

2011-04-27 09:00:00

WILMINGTON, Del., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank, today announced that ShareBuilder Securities Corporation, its broker-dealer subsidiary, will be renamed ING DIRECT Investing, Inc. Along with greater brand alignment, the change includes a significant redesign of the ShareBuilder website to provide self-directed investors with simpler and less time-consuming ways to secure their financial future. (Logo:...

2011-02-17 09:00:00

WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to investing, technical jargon, confusing trading tools and a blizzard of data can leave many investors feeling overwhelmed. In a new television advertising campaign, ING DIRECT USA's ShareBuilder, one of the nation's largest online brokerages, emphasizes the extremes that people will go to in decoding the complexity of investing and proposes a simpler way to invest. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release,...

2010-12-20 08:05:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SocialTwist announced today that ShareBuilder Securities Corporation has extended its contract with the company through 2011. Through its Tell-a-Friend (TAF) suite of services, SocialTwist harnesses the power of peer referrals, enabling users to seamlessly spread brand messages to their social network of friends across all online communication channels. In 2009-2010 ShareBuilder used SocialTwist's popular Refer-a-Friend program,...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.