Here’s How to Make a Stress-Free Plan for Retirement

The world’s population is ageing, fast. We’re making increasingly health-conscious choices, and many of us are living well into our eighties and beyond as a result. That’s great – but it means we have a significantly longer retirement to save towards than our parents did. Making sure you’re prepared can seem a gargantuan task. But fear not – it doesn’t have to be scary. You can ready yourself for your later years with just a few small lifestyle changes. Here they are: 1) Start early It’s never too soon to think about the future. Beginning to save in your twenties could really [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Be Careful When Rolling Options

When closing an secondary (or tertiary) option leg it needs to cover the original rolled put for the trade to be profitable.  Reading that sentence over again, it probably makes absolutely zero sense to some, and seem painfully obvious to others.  Either way, I learned this lesson the other week, and it was not readily apparent to me so maybe it isn't to others. Rolling Out of an In the Money or Near the Money Put I have been selling naked puts to create additional income to invest in dividend paying stocks.  My goal is to sell naked puts with a large [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment