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  1. Bear Call Spread

    Earning Income With Bear Call Spreads

    Bearish pressure on a stock can generate profits for short sellers. It can also earn money for option traders. Using a bear call spread, a net premium is earned, and this income will be pocketed if the stock makes just a modest decline.

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  2. Trading Spreads Is Dabomb

    Credit Spread Options Provide Steady Monthly Income

    A credit spread option is an act of taking two or more options and selling the premium they produce. Yes, that sounds confusing. I'll explain, but first, let's explore quickly the concept of writing a contract. In this post, we will explore how traders can make monthly income trading options via spreads.

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    Implementing a Short Calendar Spread with Call Options

    When you foresee upcoming volatility in a stock, an option play that can make money from it is the short call calendar spread. Because there are two expiration dates in the strategy, it has a considerable amount of complexity and should only be attempted by experienced traders.

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  4. April Options Trades

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For April 2019

    April showers bring epic put credit spread trades! Another good month of trading!

    Our Put Credit Spreads strategy is looking good!

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  5. March Options Trades

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For March 2019

    March had some good trades!! A very winning month. The best part about the month, for me at least, is Oregon had some epic snow. I had some amazing turns in! I digress.....back to options.

    Our Put Credit Spreads strategy is looking good!

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  6. February Options Trading

    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For February 2019

    February......The month of love.....(at least here in the US)......The market gave us tons of love!!

    Finally, some winning trades this month for our Put Credit Spreads strategy. These wins really helped build back up our drawdown from past months.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For January 2019

    More losses this month for our Put Credit Spreads strategy. Mainly a losing trade that was put on in 2018 and crossed over. I think the markets are calming down and we will start to draw back up.

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  8. Commision Free Trading With Options Cafe

    Options Cafe Has Launched

    I have some big news!! Today, we are officially announcing the launch of Options Cafe. You can now use our platform to make options trades via Tradier. No other trading platform allows you to discover, trade, and review your trades like Options Cafe. We have built Options Cafe from the ground up with one thing in mind — making multi-leg options trading a snap. Also, get commission-free stock and options trades.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For December 2018

    Wow! What an unfortunate month for Put Credit Spreads. Afraid this month returned all my yearly gains and then some. A bit of a disappointing way to end the year. We know months like this will happen.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For November 2018

    Well, finally an engaging month. Afraid the engagement was in the wrong direction. In November we took some losses. Not a big deal since we have had so many winning past months. However, losses are never fun.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For October 2018

    With October 2018 completed we move on to November. Again this was a little bit of a boring month as we only closed one trade. We do have some trades on the board that will close in November.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For September 2018

    With September 2018 over we look forward to autumn. This was a little bit of a boring month as we only closed one trade. We do have some trades on the board that will close in October.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For August 2018

    With August 2018 in the bag we look forward to September. Traders leave their Hamptons pads and get back to work. My SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy only closed one trade this month. Hoping for a creep up in IVR next month.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For July 2018

    July has come and gone. We partied for America's birthday and closed a few profitable trades! Darn good month! My SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy continued to do well.

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    My SPY Put Credit Spread Trades For June 2018

    June 2018 was another winning month for my SPY Put Credit Spread trading strategy. Since IVR has been pretty low closing this many trades was a darn good thing. Just have to be careful to not trade too big.

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