New issue GSE at Fidelity are sold at par with no commission but I'm sure one is paying anyway thru price.
A couple of years ago was able to match up some Fidelity CDs with some rates shown on bankrate.com and Fidelity was about 1/4 lower. Did a quick look today but couldn't match any of them.
Suze sure has made a good living dealing with the simplistic but that's show biz. I think we all would be a lot better off if the financial babbling world was simplified by eliminating/banning a lot of the overcomplicated structures which appear to have only one purpose that is to enable the crooks.
Every guest on CNBC should be required to state 5 trades for a 4 week time frame that a retail investor can realistically initiate (no 6 month Ero vs Yen foward swaps). At the end of that period, if 3 out of 5 are winners they should be invited back for a second go-around, otherwise ban them forever.
A person with a few consecutive appearances should get a regular spot. They really need to get rid of the current riff-raff who speak many words and say nothing