Options Trading Blog Articles

Finally individual investors can receive education in the art of selling options.

The Worst Thing About Being an Option Seller

As on option seller, there’s a chance that you get this unexpected type of attraction. Got a call from a friend yesterday. You probably have gotten a call like this one before. I am not going to reveal his name, let’s call him Joe. Joe calls up and got right to the point. “Allen, I…

Divorced? How To Get Free Money From Your Ex

Getting divorced sucks. But if you know this trick, which most people don’t, then you can still cash in thanks to your ex. By Sharon Epperson Original article at: http://www.cnbc.com/2016/06/30/5-ways-to-get-your-exs-social-security-benefits.html What you need to know about Social Security and divorce. You and your ex have gone your separate ways, but your Social Security benefits may…

The Last Webinar

(Options Trading) I just watched the replay of a webinar done by a couple guys I have never heard of before. Don’t know how I even heard about this – got an email about it or something. But the topic of the webinar caught my attention and I had to watch it. Basically, one of…

The Secret Of Living

“The secret to living is giving.” – Tony Robbins We often think of “financial influence” in a negative way, such as corrupt government officials, massive corporations using lobbyists to mold the law to their own advantage, or wealthy individuals buying their way out of trouble. But have you ever thought of financial influence as the…

Glimpse of Genius Trade for January 2014 – FDX

So far the Glimpse of Genius trades are doing very well. Last month’s trade expired worthless for the full profit. This one is using the same strategy as last month – the credit spread. The trade is on FDX which is Fedex. There are 30 days to expiration. The Trade: Sell Feb 135 Puts Buy…

Online Investing Made Easier! Now Autotrading With Autoshares

Online investing has never been easy! Great News! We have just added another great broker for our members to autotrade with: Autoshares.com AutoShares is a Division of ViewTrade Securities, Inc., Members of FINRA and SIPC. Since 1998, ViewTrade Securities, Inc., (VTS) has provided market access, technology, trade execution, and investment banking services to clientele in more than 17+…

History and Use of Weekly Options Trading

Weekly Options Trading, or commonly called “Weeklies”, are options that trade for about one week. New Weeklies are listed each Thursday or Friday and expire the following Thursday or Friday except the third week of the month because that is when the regular monthly options have only one week left to expiration. Except for the…

The Options Whiz? How About Investor Beware

Profile of a new Iron Condor trader that now wants to make a living managing other people’s money.

Weekly Options Trade Setup

Awesome Weekly Options Strategies So you want to trade weekly options? Never mind that they are most risky than monthly options. But the quick money and high returns are sometimes too hard to resist. Ok then, here is a trade setup I use. When these conditions are met I trade credit spreads. More details are…

MCD and JNJ Butterfly Spread Trade Adjustments

Butterfly Spread Option Trading Update Happy Thanksgiving! Hope you have a wonderful, happy, and well rested holiday! Here is an update of the MCD and JNJ butterfly option trades I showed you in my last video. Had to make an adjustment to each because of the strong down move in the market which also affected…