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We pride ourselves with providing our customers with the tools they need to help guide them towards success. There are times we may not have all the answers, so we have provided alternatives for you to consider.


As a company built on a foundation of investing education, we want to be sure you find the information you need to take your trading to the next level. If you want to delve deeper into a particular topic or expand you investing horizons, consider one of the following providers.

  • BetterTrades
  • Intershow
  • Kim Snider
  • Lawrence G. McMillan
  • Options Industry Council (OIC) Free Seminars
  • Option Professor
  • Online Trading Academy
  • optionsXpress Calendar Of Events
  • Value Line Options Training


If you’re an optionsXpress customer using a software program or other website to find, track or enter orders, you can link your account to many popular technology providers for a truly integrated investing experience. Take advantage of our convenient Integration Services to link to optionsXpress for entering orders, checking your trading activity and managing your portfolio through your chosen software provider or platform.

  • Aspen Graphics
  • CallWriter
  • Illuminati Trader
  • Media Sentiment
  • Options INVESTigator
  • Options Analysis Tool
  • Option Strategist Software
  • Option Master
  • OptionVue
  • Option Wizard®
  • PowerOptions
  • QuoteIN
  • Tradelog
  • Trade-Ideas
  • Wizetrade


  • Buying Naked Calls
  • Buying Naked Puts
  • Covered Calls
  • More Value Line Articles…
  • OneOption Blog
  • Hamzei Analytics Blog

Books & Tapes

  • The ART of the CHART
  • Trader's Library
  • Big Trends In Trading
  • New Insights on Covered Call Writing
  • Profit with Options
  • How to SafetyNET Stocks
  • The Complete Option Player

Related Sites

  • Investopedia
  • International Securities Exchange (ISE)
  • Need to Know News
  • Options Industry Council (OIC)
  • Option Investor
  • Options Price Reporting Authority
  • Path to Investing
  • Pro Trading Profits
  • Schaeffer’s Research
  • Selective Chartists
  • The Option Strategist