One Great Reason To Learn Vertical Option Spreads

This message goes out to all of the naked put sellers. For a moment, say the market has made an extended higher in your favor. There is a good chance you are getting a little nervous. Will the rally keep going, and if not, how I can protect my current…

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Beware Of This Scam

I know my readers would never mess with binary options, but for those who have thought about it comes a major warning by Britain’s financial watchdog group. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said unsuspecting consumers were being lured into buying fraudulent investments via social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and…

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A Simple Way To Boost Your Profits… Even If You Are Buy and Holder

Are you a buy-and-hold investor? I want you to pay very close attention to what we are saying. Most buy-and-hold investors will watch their gains disappear as volatility eats away at them. There is an incredibly simple strategy you can use to boost your ROI and hold those shares over…

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Options Trading Is Not Gambling, So Don’t Listen To People Who Say Otherwise

When people don’t understand something, they tend to cast aspersions, and investing in options certainly fits that bill. Options are incredibly misunderstood by both traders and non-traders so it makes sense that many people liken it to gambling with outcomes no different than sporting events. The differences are so much easy…

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The One Thing That Makes Me Successful

Today’s post has been written by Michael Lamothe of Chart Your Trade. One of the things that has transformed me into a successful trader is following a routine. That routine, like Michael, writes, is as important to a trader as breathing is to be alive. Successful trading is consistent.  Successful trading…

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An Easy Way To Make Your First Options Trade

When I talk to traders, I tend to ask them if they understand options. About 75% of the time, I find, regardless of their experience with stocks, most traders do not trade options. The psychology of that answer in most cases comes down to intimidation. Options can be very intimidating,…

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How Selling Options Changed Everything For Me!

It is no secret among my group of friends that I was a terrible trader. For many years, the joke was always on me. I had opened a trading account with $100,000 back in 2005, and by the time 2016 rolled around, I had about $50,000 left over. The account…

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Weird Things Are Happening With Gold

Last week featured two unusual stories on gold – one strange and the other truly weird. These stories explain why gold is not just money but is the most politicized form of money. They show that while politicians publicly disparage gold, they quietly pay close attention to it. The first strange gold…

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Could Gold Explode To $10,000? This Expert Thinks So…

After hitting its highest level this year, gold has fallen back on profit taking, But, best-selling author of Currency Wars Jim Rickards isn’t giving up on the yellow metal just yet. “The bigger picture, the one I’m looking at, is that gold hit an interim low on Dec. 15 and it has been…

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