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"I am looking for suggestions for general methods for income using options. "

If you have a portfolio of stocks, selling SPY or QQQ call spreads is an easy and very conservative way to "enhance" your portfolio.

If one's portfolio is $200,000, one could sell 10 - delta 35 Calls, and buy 10 calls 2 or 3 strikes higher.

here's a good video on the topic by Don Kaufman @ ThinkOrSwim:


learning 'neutral strategies' is a good way to get income, but they're much harder to do than the above method.

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