Understanding the Basics, Particularly the Value and Risks Associated with Stock Options and Options-on-Futures. Learning the Basic Option Trading Strategies (and Uses) to Solidify Objectives. A Few More Uses for Options. Forecasting Stock and Futures Price Trends. Option Price Models and Volatility The Most Important Consideration for Serious Option Traders. Developing Trading and Money Management Plans. What You Need to Do to Implement Your Trading Plan. What a Difference the Computer Chip Has Made. Selecting the Broker That's Right for You. Knowing a Little About Federal Regulations Can Sometimes Smooth Rough Waters. The Single Biggest Mistake New Traders Make Plus a Few Other Common Ones! (And, of Course, How to Avoid Them). Getting Started, or the Secrets of Successful Options Trading.