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an unethical or overly aggressive brokerage firm

(formerly) a cheap saloon selling liquor by the bucket

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Which, in English, means there is a 1 in 300 chance that it was your tax money that was sent to pay off the bookie at the bucket shop.
Most of the bucket shops died with the Stock Market Crash of 1929.
This is another reliable and usable site with lots of features, such as holiday weather reports, that make it more interesting to use than some other online bucket shops.
This question -- which is at the core of Ann Fabian's Card Sharps and Bucket Shops -- is reason enough to justify reprinting a book first published in 1990.
In fact, last week bucket shops were offering flight-only deals to the Dominican Republic for just pounds 89 return.
Someone should come to Youngstown and find out what people do for a living--see the number of steelworkers who are working in bucket shops without even a pretense of health benefits.