Welcome to The Motley Fool's options trading guide. We're here to help demystify how options work and you can use various options trading strategies to support your long-term investing goals. We approach options with the same mind-set that we approach stocks: By bringing a Foolish, long-term mind-set. Click the links below to learn more about how we use options.

Here's how to trade options:

  1. How options are traded
  2. Options: The basics
  3. Options: More basics
  4. Options pricing
  5. Options strategies

List of options strategies (and how to use them):