Meet Ryan Grace

Ryan Grace, Chief Market Strategist, dough Office Chicago Age 33 Years trading 15 How did you start trading? Since childhood, I was fascinated with the concept of investing and this idea that you could make money by simply picking stocks in the market. As I learned more, I became completely enthralled. I then invested a … Continued

Stocks That Rock

Want to make a living from music? Put down the guitar and start picking music-related equities. As AC/DC said, it’s a long way to the top if you want to rock and roll. And to measure the top in music, even if it isn’t rock ‘n’ roll, rely on the Billboard Hot 100. The chart, … Continued

Meet Tom Preston

Chief Trading Strategist, tastytrade Office Austin, Texas Age 56 Years trading 27 How did you start trading? Trading was the only business where it didn’t matter where you came from, but how you performed. I grew up watching Lou Ruykeyser’s Wall $treet Week back in the ‘70s with my grandmother in Fitchburg, Mass. Then I … Continued

Ten in a Million

Among the more than 1 million available podcasts, these merit special attention The Joe Rogan Experience4.7 stars 1,500+ episodes Debut: 2009  Joe Rogan, the biggest name in the podcast industry, attracts nearly 200 million listeners a month and ranks No. 1 with $30 million in revenue in 2019, according to Forbes. The Joe Rogan Experience, his free … Continued

Meet Katie McGarrigle

tastytrade Host & Content Manager Office Chicago Age 30  Years trading 7 How did you start trading? Being at the wrong place at the wrong time. Kidding! I do NOT have a finance background, so this whole thing sort of fell into my lap! I was a new hire on the support team at tastytrade … Continued

Virus-Free Voyaging

While the world locked down, these passengers spent 15 worry-free weeks aboard a luxury cruiseliner Thousands of passengers and crew members have come down with cases of COVID-19 aboard cruise ships, but one 12-deck pleasure vessel not only escaped the infection but even became an accidental safe haven from the worldwide pandemic. To the passengers … Continued

Meet Michael Rechenthin

Head of data science, tastytrade Home Chicago Age 42 Years trading 20+ Office tastytrade, Chicago How did you start trading? I became interested early on, in junior high. My dad was getting an MBA at the time and had a ton of books on finance and trading. I became interested in trading and stocks because … Continued

Drink and Be Happy

Based on the potential benefits of proper hydration, such as reduced bladder cancer risk, how many cups of water should people drink every day? Blue Zones Beverage Rules Drink coffee for breakfast, tea in the afternoon, red wine at 5 p.m. and water all day. Never drink soda, including diet soda. With very few exceptions, … Continued

Meet Draye Densmore

Home  Houston Age 25 Years trading 4 How did you start trading? I’ve always been passionate about the markets and had a strong desire to learn how to trade them. I’ve read many books, watched a ton of tastytrade videos and attended various seminars and conferences to educate myself about the world of finance. Once … Continued

How to Be a Conscious Eater

When it comes to what people should eat, confusion reigns. One day, coffee can cause cancer—the next, it’s the key to a long life. One day, something else will be bad for heart health—and the next it will be the perfect thing to start your day. And this is all without even considering the environmental … Continued