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E*TRADE is a decent place to work, but as with any company has its pros and cons.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Active Trader Consultant in Alpharetta, GA (US)
Current Employee - Active Trader Consultant in Alpharetta, GA (US)

I have been working at E*TRADE Financial full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

The atmosphere is great, the people are great, generally pretty good to work with. The benefits are second to none.

Cons

The commissions bonus program, lacks transparency and tends to leave you wonderig if it is set up to benefit you or the company.

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  1. Competitive, but not quite polished

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    Current Employee - Financial Consultant in Salt Lake City, UT (US)
    Current Employee - Financial Consultant in Salt Lake City, UT (US)

    I have been working at E*TRADE Financial full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Strong on trading technology and the range of investment products available to its customers. Seeks to compete in a very competitive environment.

    Cons

    The company is still young and its processes and policies are not complete. Compare to competitor firms, where I've also worked, representative tools and support is highly lacking.

  2. weighed down by poor management

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at E*TRADE Financial full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    great benefits, most people are easy to work with. work/life balance is great.

    Cons

    management is poor and mired by favoritism. senior management has their pets who get promoted every year while high producing employees are passed over every year. there is a culture of saying no. projects have 17 rounds of approvals, and everyone is looking to say no.

    Advice to Management

    get fresh talent from outside the company. too many internal hirings leads to an army of yes-men.

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