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Bernard A. Newcomb

American businessman


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From Wikipedia

Bernard Alan Newcomb is an American businessperson and philanthropist who, along with William A. Porter, founded the online discount stock brokerage firm, E*TRADE. Newcomb is legally blind.Early life Newcomb grew up in Scio, Oregon. He is the middle child of Lyle and Agnes Newcomb. Born with congenital cataracts, Newcomb has always been legally blind.

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Oregon State University

Public research university in Corvallis, Oregon, United States