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Big Mike Challenge 2 - Win a iPad 2

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Mike,

I'd like to reinstate the wyckoff method as part of the contest. If its not too late to do so. I'm on the West coast so can I post up until midnight pacific time?

David

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You are welcome to start a thread that discusses autotrading. The thread would need to be about how to auto trade, and not about a specific auto traders results.

As for post frequency, you really need to be posting just about every day as I said in order to qualify. The thread is intended for discussions, if you don't post almost daily then it really curtails the discussion.

Mike

Thanks,

Can't hurt in trying, here is my thread:
https://futures.io/elite-group-trading-methods/11208-auto-trading-ninjatrader-7-newbies.html#post124224

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Mike,

I'd like to reinstate the wyckoff method as part of the contest. If its not too late to do so. I'm on the West coast so can I post up until midnight pacific time?

David

OK thats fine. Contest starts June 1st and ends June 30th, if that is what you are asking.

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so people who are not subscribers will not be able to see the elite methods?

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Would it be beneficial for anyone else to have a list somewhere of all the entries?

I've found that some threads I see, that I wish I would have seen when they started. Since the contest entires aren't all in the same place, and NOW is the time when a bunch of them will be started, it could be a good opportunity to get to participate in a thread from the beginning.

Maybe in the FAQ of this thread, or somewhere else? Or is this list somewhere already?

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so people who are not subscribers will not be able to see the elite methods?

If you are not an Elite Member, you cannot read Elite posts, if that is what you are asking.

Mike

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Would it be beneficial for anyone else to have a list somewhere of all the entries?

Hi,

As I've said a few times now in this thread...

I will post a summary of all contest entries once the deadline for entry has passed. That deadline is midnight tonight, so I'll post a summary tomorrow in this thread.

Mike

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Need help?
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I am concerned that either I am in the wrong place (elite section) or my topic may not be of sufficient interest to the membership. I've had few views and few comments. Perhaps I have unrealistic expectations.

I would appreciate some guidance. Trading Index Options OTM Vertical Credit Spreads

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I would appreciate some guidance. Trading Index Options OTM Vertical Credit Spreads

my only suggestion to you is to be much more general, why not just start with "options trading" what is and is not an option and why ppl should be trading options. Then go with the flow of any discussion on the topic, as i cut my teeth on options imo there is a lot to learn before addressing credit spreads.

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I am concerned that either I am in the wrong place (elite section) or my topic may not be of sufficient interest to the membership. I've had few views and few comments. Perhaps I have unrealistic expectations.

I would appreciate some guidance. Trading Index Options OTM Vertical Credit Spreads

Patience. The primary audience on futures.io (formerly BMT) is futures, I think I said this already. It is mainly because I am a futures trader and was posting about futures when I started, and all my friends were also primarily futures traders.

There are options traders here, and I encourage diversification - so threads on options are welcome.

Mike

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4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
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