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What do you get when you mix the fevered imaginations of thinkorswim lifers with expensive photography and switch off spell-check? 40 pages of option know-how, trading tips and attempts at humor.

Awarded "Best New Magazine" by the Custom Publishing Council, thinkMoney® is our quarterly magazine, here in electronic form. Is it a cutting-edge publication that sets the bar for trading publications, or an exercise in vanity when we should be sticking to trading? Whatever you decide, we hope you enjoy it. Let us know what you think - email us.



  • "Four Mistakes You Keep Making"
  • "The Exciting World of Bonds, Seriously"
  • "Fundamentals Even a Trader Could Dig"
  • "Special Focus: Spread Trading ? Killing Time with Calendars"
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thinkMoney/18 March 2013

"Birds, Bugs, and Sideways Markets"
"The Trick to Conforming Charts
"Spread Trading Special: First, the Mighty Vertical"
"Trader Jargon for the Lay-Trader"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/17 Dec 2012

"Four Trading Myths... Busted"
"Trading Giants with Any Vol"
"A New Look at Leaps"
"Futures Options: Your Burning Questions Answered"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/16 Sept 2012

"Futures Special"
"A Chat with Tom Sosnoff"
"Synthetics for the Little Guy"
"Five Tips for Mobile Trading"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/15 June 2012

"Trading Secrets for the Rest of Us"
"A Cure for SPX Hangovers"
"Will the Next Bond Party Be a Dud?"
"Pairs Trading Special: Direction is Overrated"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/13 October 2011

"Beating the Machines"
"Naked Shorts and Dirty Secrets"
"How to Trade the Government"
"ETF Special: Know the Essentials"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/12 June 2011

"You Missed the Rally. So What?"
"The Call's Best Kept Secret"
"Lovin' the Diagonal Spread"
"Volatility Special: Don't Fear It. Revere It."

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/11 January 2011

"Not Your Daddy's Diversification"
"Trading in the Red Zone"
"Forex Special: Stock Trader Meet Forex"
"Down and Dirty with Verticals"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/10 October 2010

"Back-testing Stinks (And Why You Should Do It)"
"Collars, Conversions & Clarity"
"Markets are Random, Your Portfolio Shouldn't Be"
"Futures Trading Special"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/09 June 2010

"4 Stumbles and 1 Step (To the Trade)"
"If Not Now, When?"
"On Beyond Condors"
"Options Analysis Special"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/08 December 2009

"Killing Time with the Double Diagonal" (special video extra)
"The Last Order Standing"
"Two of a Kind"
"Technical Analysis Special"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/07 September 2009

"Risk Doesn't Sleep (Neither Should You)" (special video extra)
"A Crash Course in Trader Econ"
"All the World's a Trade"
"Greeks Special: When Greeks Fail"
"Strategy Focus: How can TOS help you build your hedges?"

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/06 June 2009

"Five Trades Under $1,000" (special video extra)
"Lip-Smackin' Good Rolls" (special video extra)
"Sucker or Savvy?" (special video extra)
"Portfolio Management: Positions up the creek? Here's your paddle"
"Strategy Focus: How can TOS help you build your hedges?" (special video extra)

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/05 February 2009

"Shut Up and Trade!"
"Gamma Scalping tips" (special video extra)
"The Diary of Joe Trader"
"Vix Special: Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to know" (special video extra)
...read it >

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/04 November 2008

"Do Adjustments Really Work?"
"Why Commissions Don't Matter"
"Swimming Naked"
"Pairs Trading Special"
"Advanced pairs trading discussion" (special video extra)
...read it >

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

thinkMoney/03 June 2008

"Got Guts? Go Pro"
"The Ugly Butterfly"
"Risk Management: A Trader's Least Fun Job"
"Futures Special/The Decoupling Theory - Fact or Fantasy?"
...read it >

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. We respectfully require that you read and comprehend the Options Disclosure Document: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. A copy can be requested via email at support@thinkorswim.com or via mail to 600 W. Chicago Ave., #100, Chicago, IL 60654-2597.

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