I am a simple individual investor who believes that the playing field is level, but may require active management of one's holdings. I've devised a series of steps that constitute a highly defined covered option strategy that most anyone can follow and that I've described in Option to Profit (2011). Having retired from a career in Pediatric Dentistry, approximately 10 years ahead of schedule, after spending the previous 10 years working just 2 days each week, I now spend my time trading. For almost 5 years I alerted others of trading opportunities in large cap positions through the Option to Profit subscription service, a premium subscription service that provided actionable Trading Alerts via text messaging or e-mail at my old site www.optiontoprofit.com. As of January 2, 2017, the site and the name "option to Profit" are no longer mine. as I've again joined the dark side and taken the easy money. But I've returned to my blogging roots on January 2, 2017 by resurrecting the old TheAcsMan.com ad supported web site, open to all. I hope you can make your stock portfolio improve the quality of your life. Whatever stage of life you are in, you can make your stocks improve that quality by putting them to work for you.
I discovered DGI in 2011. Retired in 2015 at 67. Hate to be uninformed, paranoid to be misinformed, often baffled by too much information. Missed numerous opportunities sucking my thumb. A slow learner when comes to impulse buying. I prefer tax harvesting over profit taking. As a bears trapping bull, option shorting fits me just fine. Or am I a bears feeding pig? This profile takes me days to finish. Or is it? Until then, I'll stay a quiet follower.
Chief Information Officer ERA Living 1999 - 2009,
Owner Integrated Networks 1995-1999,
Information Technology Engineer Digitech Solutions 1987-1995,
Registered Investment Advisor 1980-1987,
Managing Partner Buttonwood Securities 1975-1980,
Registered Rep. Tucker Anthony & R.L. Day 1973-1975,
Amherst College, B.A. 1973
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