Main Street Stories

Real stories about our people, purpose, industry and the communities we support

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The power of resilience

Denisse Arambula has relied on the resilience that she developed as a Mexican immigrant to find what’s next for her in the United States.

October 03, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

What I learned about allyship

Omar, a junior at Delaware State University, shares what he learned during his internship this summer about what it means to be an ally.

September 14, 2022

A courageous journey forward

Having the determination to keep going and overcoming obstacles while pursuing her American dream

September 07, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Pursuing answers for financial inequality

Financial Consultant Filipe Delvaux explains his motivation and his pursuit to answer the question: “Why do some people thrive while others starve?”

September 26, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Using a passion for teaching to help the community

See how one career changer was able to keep using her skills as an educator and desire to help others in a brand-new way.

September 01, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Supporting local communities

The drive to give

See how one couple made a difference for an at-risk LGBTQ teen foster home.

June 30, 2022 Tarah Wolking

The passion behind the service

We’re shining a spotlight on Schwab's Community Ambassadors—the lead coordinators of local volunteer activities in the community.

June 23, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Making an impact across the country

See how Schwab volunteers came together to make a meaningful difference for nonprofits and communities around the nation.

June 10, 2022 Cailin McElrath

Strengthening financial futures

Using a passion for teaching to help the community

See how one career changer was able to keep using her skills as an educator and desire to help others in a brand-new way.

September 01, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Furthering financial literacy

Summer intern and first-gen college grad is helping more people overcome financial barriers.

August 25, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Spreading financial literacy with Moneywise America

Brittany H. knows it's critical to learn about money starting at an early age, which is why she's bringing financial literacy to kids in North Texas.

April 22, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

A personal commitment to learning and financial literacy

Growing up in a developing country gave Ed Z., who now works on Schwab's Digital Services team, a unique perspective on the importance of education.

April 05, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Honoring our heroes

Prioritizing military service at Schwab

Learn why Andrea Hasaka values having a member of the military on her team, and how she supports him.

August 23, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Supporting veterans and the military at the Charles Schwab Challenge

Schwab will honor our heroes during the Charles Schwab Challenge PGA Tour Golf Tournament this Memorial Day weekend.

May 25, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Family legacy of military service translates to service for clients

Coming from a family built on generations of military service, it is no surprise this Schwabbie has service in her DNA.

February 11, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Shaping the future of FinTech

A blueprint for inspiration

Three guiding principles to becoming an innovation engine.

August 18, 2022 Sean Carey

Inspiring the next generation of women leaders

Liz Ann Sonders shares her insights and advice for women pursuing careers in the financial services industry.

July 27, 2022

Developing confidence as a NERD

From student intern to new employee, see how Luke Ewan gained the skills and the confidence he needed to be successful through on the job training.

July 19, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

For RIAs, “Help Wanted” is the sign of the times

To meet today’s challenges and enable future growth, advisors must cast a wide net for talent.

July 01, 2022 Joseph A. Giannone

Life at Schwab

Building bridges through meaningful conversation

See why Zara Gerald believes we shouldn’t shy away from meaningful conversations at work.

August 12, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

And the intern makes four

The Jensens never planned to be a "Schwamily" of four, but when Mo Jensen joined Schwab as an intern this summer, they became just that.

August 05, 2022 Chelsey Sleator

Safety and security for clients and the community

Mark Hoageson has had two separate jobs for nearly three decades and says it's the family-like environment that keeps him coming back each day.

July 21, 2022 Chelsey Sleator