Why my net worth does not change in an bear market … More Why my Amber Index is stable.
Option trading – there is good news and there is the rest and then the sad news. … More Option trading update…Mixed feelings and opportunities
February was an interesting month for my option trading. I decided to try out a new strategy. That is always fun. Yet, it is also the month that the markets decided to take the corona virus into account. … More February Option trading – oops…
Our health is very precious to us. At the same time, our health is so vulnerable and for a big part out of our control. How do you deal with that liability? Well, I am willing to pay now to have access in the future to health insurance
Every month I publish my option trading results and thoughts. This obliges me to reflect on the past month, my strategy and my risk tolerance. I hope it also allows others to learn from what I do and from the good and bad ideas that I have. And February has a lot of lessons.
The last weekend of February, a group of FIRE enthousiast met in Leuven for a weekend of FIRE fun and discussions. Who says Leuven, also says beer, so a bar was part of the plan.
With 2017 behind us, it is time to look back and review what trading option thought me. I now trade options for 2,5 years and really geared up early 2017. Let’s start!
From an investing point, November was as it should be: boring ETFs and fun with options. That part of the system works well!
As my regular investing in ETFs is boring as hell, I have introduced play money to add sparks to my portfolio. It has gotten a little out of hand and developed into a serious income stream.
2 months ago, I decided to start again with our monthly investing. I am convinced that investing each month your salary surplus is the best way for the long term. And I have to admit: it is easier than it sounds. Our emotions screw up the plan easily!