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Getting in on a Put Option Payoff with Minimal Capital

Getting access to a lucrative put option payoff will be difficult for traders not fortunate enough to have a full access margin account. Shocks to the economy and a bumbling Congress are likely to cool returns heading into the new year. Most of the market has had a significant run up since the lows of March however clearly the results have yet to reach main street. A stalled recovery that doesn't reach Main street is likely to hit the major market indices hard when the final numbers are tallied.

Read more at: "Put Option Payoff in the Future? Down Is the New Up"

Where I talk about the challenges facing the 2010 economic picture and the difficulties micro cap investors have in protecting positions without being able to use put options.  There are cheap ways to get in on put option trading however.

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