Main Street Stories
CultureA family journey through war, immigration, and new opportunities
Schwab Charitable leader Sam Kang attributes much of his success to the opportunities he's had thanks to sacrifices his parents made while growing up.
CultureInstilling hope for people living with mental illness
After suffering from depression for decades Bobby Straus, author and Schwab employee, speaks out about his journey to finding help.
CultureCelebrating the many paths to motherhood
The road to motherhood can take many different paths, so we talked to two Schwabbies about their unique journeys.
See the 2022 Charles Schwab Challenge Champion’s Prize
The winner of this year’s Charles Schwab Challenge will drive off in a 1979 one-of-a-kind Firebird. But you can get a first-look right now with our AR experience.
CultureUniting cultures through shared experiences
Lu Stone, a first-generation Chinese immigrant, shares her journey and talks about how she continues to learn and help others in her community.
IndustryBuilding an inclusive firm culture for RIAs
New culture program designed to help RIAs develop their own diversity and inclusion vision, strategy, and action plan.
CommunitySpreading 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.
InnovationAutism support network at Schwab jumps from analog to digital
See how what began as a simple heartfelt gesture resulted in innovation, mentorship, and career development at the professional level.
CultureChampioning Neurodiversity at Work
Neurodivergent employees have a wide range of skills that can benefit all lines of business, which is why Schwab is standing up a new program called: Neurodiversity at Work.
CulturePutting health and safety first in the branch network
From in-person, to remote, to in-person again, hear how one of Schwab’s branches in the heart of NYC has adopted a hybrid working model.
CultureA 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. Read article >
Community, CultureCleaning up Austin
After seeing so much trash on the side of the road, a member of the Schwab Cycling Team decided to take things into his own hands.
Innovation“My favorite client calls me mom”
It was a proud parenting moment for one mom when she saw her daughter take her first steps towards financial freedom using a product she had designed.
CommunityCharitable giving to a cause close to home
One family’s story about investing in a healthier future for others.
InnovationTop tech orgs all share one similarity—a focus on the customer first
Former Amazon Engineer busts myths about tech development in financial services being slow-moving and highly constrained.
CultureFinding the perfect fit
Facing challenges head on and proactively looking for opportunities has worked well for this tenured leader.