Why do people trade in options and lose money ?

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Old Jun 6, 2012, 12:09pm   #1
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Why do people trade in options and lose money ?

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Old Jun 6, 2012, 12:16pm   #2
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Because they can't even spell.

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Old Jun 6, 2012, 12:21pm   #3
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You've spolt it for me! I was going to tell Neil.
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Old Jun 6, 2012, 12:26pm   #4
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You've spolt it for me! I was going to tell Neil.
Not that looser! His cat trades betterer than wot he does.
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Old Jun 6, 2012, 5:38pm   #5
 
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Not that looser! His cat trades betterer than wot he does.
Bah - missed it. The cat told me some guy on T2W was going on about trading with loose change (pennies I suppose?) but I only looked up this thread today and noticed the old blackberry bush had beat me to commenting upon it
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Old Jun 6, 2012, 5:55pm   #6
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I've just realised thanks to Neilís play on name that my avatar could be considered very easily within the categories of minimalist representation with perhaps a discreet homage to fauvistic lyrical interpretation of the sacred Blackberry bush, rather than the rather exquisite piece of Chinese contemporary art that it is. (The local takeaway has a new calendar this year so I guess I should change it really)
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I've just realised thanks to Neilís play on name that my avatar could be considered very easily within the categories of minimalist representation with perhaps a discreet homage to fauvistic lyrical interpretation of the sacred Blackberry bush, rather than the rather exquisite piece of Chinese contemporary art that it is. (The local takeaway has a new calendar this year so I guess I should change it really)
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Old Jun 8, 2012, 7:27am   #8
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well, option trading is like professional gambling to me. gambling is an addiction not unlike crack. no matter what you hear, this is the reality, we think we are smarter as option traders, so this is professional gambling for 'smart people'. there is always the next expiration cycle where you can make up any losses, thats the mentality. it takes a long time to turn the tables and along the way there are many bumps and bruises but experience is key if you manage to survive. thats my honest answer.
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Old Jun 8, 2012, 7:37am   #9
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well, option trading is like professional gambling to me. gambling is an addiction not unlike crack. no matter what you hear, this is the reality, we think we are smarter as option traders, so this is professional gambling for 'smart people'. there is always the next expiration cycle where you can make up any losses, thats the mentality. it takes a long time to turn the tables and along the way there are many bumps and bruises but experience is key if you manage to survive. thats my honest answer.
May I be totally frank with you....

You have not a bloody clue.
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May I be totally frank with you....

You have not a bloody clue.
did u want to expand on that useless comment? tell me where i'm wrong?
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