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I can't afford to die; I'd lose too much money.—George Burns Prologue Every week I learn something new. Whether it's a caveat to an existing rule or a revelation that sets me back on my heels, this week's lesson was..
Prologue Tracking progress and behavior are essential to self-improvement. Whether I am keeping track of calorie intake at the dinner table, sit-ups repetition at the gym or lost balls on the golf course. Keeping a log of my activities is..
The most powerful force in the Universe – compound interest- Albert Einstein Prologue In a previous post, I described two strategies for using Cover-Calls; "1-week strategy" and "1-month strategy". The 1-Week strategy is for required portfolio adjustments. The 1-Month strategy..
These aren't the droids you're looking for.Obi-Wan: (Movie: Star Wars - A New Hope) Prologue I initially dipped my delicate tootsies in the tidal wave of Options trading by dutifully going through every online course that Ameritrade has to offer...
Prologue We learn from failures, not from success (Dracula)   I seem to be all over the map when it comes to a strategy for Cover Calls. I really do not have one to speak of and it has shown..
Prologue A goal without a plan is just a wish. (Antoine de Saint-Exupéry) There will always be fellow traders with more funding and more experience. Those who are the most experienced will run their options business on a schedule. All..
Accept your past without regrets. Handle your present with conviction. Face your future without fear. (unknown) Prologue As the maiden voyage of this report, there is a lot of history that is NOT being explained. I'm beginning as if this..
This is a new branch for my blogging attempts (my other branches definitely need significant pruning). But this branch is going to focus primarily on my Options Trading experience. At this point, I'm definitely classified as a neophyte trader. I've..