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margin accounts: Original post by Nola Moore of Demand Media Trading "on margin" is risky, because margin accounts allow you to borrow money to trade. To lessen this risk, understand all of the things you can and can't do on margin, and what those actions might cost you. You certainly can hold dividend-paying stock in a margin account, but dividends are one of those potentially costly things. The cost…

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