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For those of you who consider yourself a beginner options trader, or want to increase your probability of profit, or for those of you who like to trade on a smaller scale, this is the segment for you! Watch and learn how you can trade strategically when you don't have a lot of capital.

Jan 13, 2021

Tastytrade mechanics say to close an options trade at 50% of max profit OR 21 Days To Expiration. Join Tom and Tony today as they work through a study that demonstrates why.

Jan 5, 2021
tastytrade lists 4 essential reasons for utilizing tastytrade content and the tastyworks brokerage firm.
Dec 17, 2020
tastytrade lists three main considerations before entering an options trade.
Dec 10, 2020
tastytrade explains how to manage trade risk in a small trading account.
Dec 4, 2020
tastytrade explains what to consider when selecting products to trade.
Nov 20, 2020
With the use of defined risk option strategies, the risk associated with a high price stock can actually be eliminated. tastytrade explains why.
Nov 4, 2020
tastytrade explains how to stay consistent when trading options in a smaller capital account.
Oct 30, 2020
tastytrade explains how to help put context around risk when trading options.
Oct 23, 2020
tastytrade explains how to trade earnings in smaller accounts using various options strategies.
Sep 3, 2020
tastytrade looks at ways to maximize use of capital and return on capital (ROC).
Jul 2, 2020
A "Wing" is a term used uniquely in options trading to describe the risk of a trade through the protection that is purchased.
Apr 23, 2020
Traders with strong directional bias and limited capital should become well acquainted with spreads: credit or debit.
Apr 3, 2020
Tom and Tony discuss trading opportunities for new traders in such a volatile market now.
Mar 4, 2020
tastytrade explains how correlation risk can negatively impact trading positions in a market that is selling off.
Feb 12, 2020
tastytrade walks through how to trade gold and silver without breaking the buying power bank.
Feb 4, 2020
Tom and Tony discuss why smaller ETFs are a great way for small accounts to reap the same benefits as large ETFs have.
Jan 28, 2020
We like to manage our winners in order to collect profits more often and minimize risk. Tom and Tony explain.
Jan 14, 2020
This piece outlines a few of the core mechanics for trading defined risk strategies including example buying power effects, target entry credits, and how to manage.
Jan 8, 2020
There are many ways to trade earnings, but for small accounts, we like to focus on a couple of core strategies. Tune in as tastytrade walks through them.
Dec 31, 2019
Watch and learn how you can trade strategically when you don't have a lot of capital.
Dec 17, 2019
Iron condors reduce our buying power reduction (BPR) as well as increase our return of capital. This specific study looks at how different delta wing widths affect the performance of the Iron Condors.
Dec 10, 2019
When small accounts grow and have more capital to allocate, should they increase the number of contracts or widen the width of the wings?
Dec 3, 2019
How much capital usage is too much? tastytrade runs a short study on small accounts to find out.
Nov 26, 2019
Regardless of the size of your trading account, a strong understanding of the mechanics of verticals can take your trading to the next level.

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