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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.

Nov 13, 2019
Tom and Tony discuss the fundamental differences between stocks and ETFs.
Nov 5, 2019
Diversification with options is a critical component to success. tastytrade explains how to!
Oct 29, 2019
Tom and Tony discuss why we sell options at 45 days to expiration as opposed to other durations.
Oct 22, 2019
Join Tom and Tony in today's tastybite segment as they discuss the metric known as implied volatility rank.
Oct 15, 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.
Oct 8, 2019
Tom and Tony discuss potential pitfalls that new traders can run into.
Oct 1, 2019
Tom and TP discuss how we can use options to be long or short stock without the buying power constraint that comes with pure stock.
Sep 24, 2019
Lindsay joins Tom and Tony to discuss how option prices are derived. Intrinsic and extrinsic value are discussed as well as the components of each.
Sep 17, 2019
Naked options can consume a high amount of buying power (BPR). In today segment, the guys take a look at some strategies that can reduce BPR and increase our return on capital (ROC).
Sep 10, 2019
Tom and Tony discuss how important it is to trade uncorrelated underlyings and have on multiple occurrences as that reduces your chance of having a losing streak.
Aug 27, 2019
Learn why we manage winners instead of just holding our trades to expiration.
Aug 20, 2019
Learn strategies to scale up when capital is limited.
Aug 13, 2019
Learn how to calculate and use beta-weighted delta and discover how it pertains to tastytrade mechanics.
Aug 6, 2019
Learn how wide to make our wings when selling iron condors.
Jul 30, 2019
Learn about how to efficiently allocate our capital to maximize returns.
Jul 23, 2019
Learn about how different wing widths affect Iron Condor performance.
Jul 16, 2019
Take a closer look at trading broad market ETFs vs. trading sector ETFs.
Jul 9, 2019
Learn strategies to efficiently manage your capital.
Defining Risk
Jul 3, 2019
Learn more about defining risk.
Jun 26, 2019
Today, Tom and Tony will walk you through the trading mechanics you can use to improve the performance of your portfolio.
Jun 19, 2019
Vertical spreads are one way to place directional trades, and we should be aware that vertical spreads of the same direction can react differently to volatility change.
Jun 12, 2019
We can dynamically define the risk of an iron fly to save capital compared to a straddle and also take advantage of market skew. tastytrade explains.
Jun 4, 2019
How do we improve capital efficiency and alter risk? tastytrade explains.
May 22, 2019
Smaller accounts mean less margin for error. Tune in as Tom and Tony discuss the importance of liquidity, implied volatility, binary announcements, and previous price action in selecting an underlying to trade.
May 15, 2019
Broken Wing Butterflies are a great trade for small accounts because of their low buying power requirement and high probability of profit. Tune in as Tom and Tony discuss their mechanics.

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