In episode #8 of Tastytrade’s Options Crash Course, we have a bit of an extra day built into the syllabus. So we wanted to take the opportunity to dive deeper into option contracts, theta decay over time, and the persistence of IV overstatement. What we learn is the important differences between buying and selling or being long and short, and we also explain why we never have to worry about the advantages of IV overstatement disappearing because everyone does what we do.
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