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Which platform is the best and safest for trading options?

My broker’s website appeared online but orders weren’t being accepted. I tried and tried again until I really needed to exit the trade. The loss was growing quickly and I risked assignment on a big position.

The majority of the big online brokers are fairly safe. I use TDAmeritrade.

However, don’t think all the discount brokers are made equal. I have to share my story as a word of caution.

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What does it mean to be "long gamma" in options trading?

In a very technical sense, a long gamma means that the delta of the trader's position will increase by a certain amount described by gamma for each $1 move in the underlying stock. Now, let’s cut through that jargon and simplify a bit (without oversimplifying).

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5 easy steps to transition from trading stocks to options

You want to get into options trading but are worried that options trading is "too risky". You can control your risk with spreads

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NOW Is The Best Time To Be An Options Trader

Ever thought about getting started with options trading? In this article we’ll discuss why NOW is the best time to be an options trader!

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10 Tips: Trade Options Like a Pro and Keep Your Day Job

Do you feel you don't have time to trade options?  This is one of the most common objections I hear from potential traders.  In this article I'll give you 10 actionable tips to trade options like a pro while you balance life's other commitments.

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