Yes, many do this:
See "Paying current expenses out of pocket" here:
mikep wrote:I think Saturna is the cheapest .. you could buy a VG ETF for $14.95 per trade per year and invest the entire account. I use them and are happy with them.
alex_686 wrote:Investing in bonds is as risky as investing in stocks. The risk factors are different, but the absolute level of risk is the same. Bonds are offering very thin returns for the risks offered and could blow up any time.