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Commissions

By Harry Jones

(January 13, 1999) -- Got my trade confirmation in the mail today. Irv told me that some folks have been ribbing me for paying a $49 commission. Quite frankly, I didn't realize that $49 was that high until Irv sat down with me and explained that most people pay a lot less. Thinking back on it, I should have done a little more research.

Well, live and learn, I guess. Maybe next time I'll see if Irv can do it for me online. Someday I'll have to look into getting a computer. Don't have the time for it right now, though.

The Harry Jones Portfolio lost 0.70% today, while the S&P 500 fell 0.41%.

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01/13/99 Close

Stock Change Close SPY - 7/8 123.38
Day Month Year History Annualized HARRY -0.70% -3.33% -3.33% -3.33% -0.76% S&P: -0.41% 0.42% 0.42% 0.42% 0.09% NASDAQ: -0.17% 5.66% 5.66% 5.66% 1.25% Rec'd # Security In At Now Change Yesterday 1/4/99 16 S&P Depos 127.63 123.38 -3.33% 124.25 Rec'd # Security In At Value Change 1/4/99 16 S&P Depos 2042.00 1974.00 -$68.00 CASH $0.00 TOTAL $1974.00 Yesterday Today Change S&P Depos 124.25 123.38 -7/8

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