The “Snowball” Investing Strategy For Rental Property (How I’m Investing Outside The Market)

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Yes, I’m an options trader but I’m also an investor in real estate rental property. Part of my wife and I’s continued plan to build wealth overtime is to take the money we have saved each year and buy a rental property somewhere for cash-flow. Currently, we have 2 properties, and I’ve talked about these…

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Proven Ways To Profit From A Stock’s Earnings Release Using These 3 Option Strategies

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Earnings are coming, and you want to trade – I get it. But typically stocks will jump higher or lower after earnings right? Maybe the company announced great profits or disclosed more layoffs; either of which could send the stock into a big gaping move. So how do you trading options around earnings (and profitably…

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The Art Of Learning Any New Investment Strategy, Concept Or System

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Six months after having our baby girl my wife is running her first half-marathon. It’s been a long time goal of hers and what better way to get back in shape after a baby than train for a half-marathon. Like she needed it anyway, she’s way more athletic than I am and played collegiate volleyball.…

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Why You Are Afraid Of The Truth When It Comes To Account Size

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You’ve heard the saying “biting off more than you can chew” right? The truth is that most investors and traders are puppies when it comes to their account size. Every little puppy wants the biggest bone he/she can find. In this analogy, the bone is your account in case you are already not following alone.…

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How I Made $3,483 Trading Options On Just This 1 Stock Last Year (Account Proof Shown)

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Thankfully for you I’m not going to make you read through this whole post to find out what stock I traded; it was TSLA. But that still doesn’t answer your real question does it? And as much as I truly don’t want this to be some hyped pitch about “make money trading”, etc. I think…

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Why You Should Never Look At Another Stock Chart Ever Again (Yet Still Trade Profitably)

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Stock charts are a strange beast – they confuse us and seduce new traders in equal measure, and there are a lot of myths built up about how good they are and what they can do for us as traders. Their visual appeal seems to somehow blind us, and we start to think that if…

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How To Develop Synthetic Option Strategies In Your IRA Or Retirement Account

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Options trading is super easy in a regular account. But it’s a who different laboratory when you have a retirement account. Getting creative with your positions can help boost your long-term portfolio profits. One way to do that is by trading synthetic options strategies. Today I want to cover 1 way you can develop a…

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3 Option Strategies To Use During Low Volatility Markets

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Low volatility trading is tough for option sellers like us. When markets are calm premiums are small and narrow – meaning that we cannot sell options far from the current stock price. So what’s a trader to do!? Staying active, and keeping position size small, is important but you don’t want to force trades into…

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What My Newborn Baby Taught Me About Investing Success

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This weekend my baby girl will be two months old! And yes the time if flying. . . Every day is an adventure full of learning how to raise a child. Just like starting out in the world of investing you can read all about it in books and get advice from those close to…

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How To Use Simulated Trades To Make Better Adjustments To Your Option Position

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If you’ve traded for any amount of time, you know that adjusting a current options positions is a necessary evil whether you need to save profits or reduce risk. At some point, you’ll have a position that needs adjusting. When it comes to making that adjustment, sometimes I like to use simulated trades to plan my…

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