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Looking to spice up your portfolio with some exotic international flavors? Or are you just on the hunt for some bargain basement securities? Read below to learn about over-the-counter (OTC) stocks and how to buy these unusual offerings on the Robinhood app. What are OTC stocks? OTC stocks got their name because they do not … Continue reading How to Buy OTC Stocks on Robinhood
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