Frequently Asked Questions

What is offers a full range of investor education products and services that provides lifelong learning and support to self-directed traders and investors. We offer a diverse range of products and services that are designed to help both new and experienced traders alike achieve higher, more consistent success in the Stock Market. Our goal is to help individuals improve their long-term investment performance using the power and leverage of options.

What if I have never traded a stock or option before?

You do not need experience as a stock and options investor to take our courses. They are developed to give you the information you need to start trading from a complete novice up to very advanced trader.

What if I am very experienced at trading? Is this for me?

Option Trading Coach offers beginning, intermediate and advanced training materials. Visit our products section for more detailed information on the different types of programs we have available.

What exactly do I get with the Option Picks Video Newsletter?

The Option Picks newsletter gives you private access to a membership website that is packed with valuable trading resources such as: trading events calendar, weekly option trading strategy picks, Option Trading Coach trading journal, tutorial videos, market commentary, and extra bonuses are added monthly.

How much time will it take to invest and manage my investments?

Your personal motivation, lifestyle, and investing style will determine how much time you can to devote to your investing. Our products are designed with the intention of allocating at least 30 minutes per day for base learning of the program and then ongoing education and trading.

Am I committing myself to appointments?

No, you can complete all of our online courses on your own schedule, and during personal mentorship programs the schedule is designed specifically to fit around your schedule.

Do you offer any additional products or services?

We currently offer the following products

We are in the process of developing many more products that can continue to help individuals build wealth and produce income in the Stock Market for years to come.

What is the difference between Private Coaching and Trading Rooms?

In our Private Coaching Program, you can request one-on-one help from our staff coaches via e-mail, phone, webinar or live chat. By contrast, Option Trader Club is a trading room that is also compromised of live multimedia presentations that have been recorded and are delivered directly to you on your web browser. Instead of talking to coaches on the phone and listening to them describe something on the screen, the Option Trader Club is a “Success Driven Trading” community where you can interact with Tyler Chianelli and his counterparts to be able to ask questions, interact with other traders, discuss concepts and ideas, and see live trading in action.

Do you have a software program that will tell me what stocks to buy?

No, Option Trading Coach currently does not have software that will tell you what and when to buy a security. However we provide the training on how to use and interpret such software packages that are available from your brokerage firm, which are very powerful and effective when understood properly.

Can my spouse attend the Option Trading Coach LIVE! seminar with me?

Yes, you may bring your spouse or a guest to our premier live events. However, on product and subscription purchases only one username and password will be issued with the purchase and we do not allow users to share login information with others.

Are there any tests I have to take prior to enrolling in one of your programs?

No, you do not need to complete any tests before enrolling in our programs. Although some products are more advanced than others and it is recommended that you do not take an advanced course if you do not have the proper foundation in place.

Will this course earn me any kind of degree or college credit?

No, Option Trading Coach is currently not an accredited university at this time.

Are course materials sent in the mail?

Yes, many of our trading and investment courses are shipped via UPS or US Priority Mail. Otherwise, all other course materials are available via a secure online portal, where you can find archived live sessions, course material, videos, and more: depending on which course or program you purchased. Your user name and password are sent to your email inbox when you purchase any product or service and should be kept in a safe place.

How does your money-back guarantee work?

All of our trading programs and courses come with a 30-day money-back guarantee. If you subscribe to one of our subscription services, you may receive a 14-day FREE trial, and as long as you cancel during that time no charges will be made to your credit card. If you decide to cancel your subscriptions after a trial offer, you will remain a subscriber for that full month and then no further charges will be made to your credit card.

What do I do if a friend referred me?

If a friend referred you to and you would like them to receive the referral bonus, you may contact the referrals department at Please view our affiliate section for further information on how you can earn money by promoting our products.

What happens when I hit the submit button on the purchase form?

Your order is submitted. Pending the approval of your credit card, you will receive an email with your user name and password within an hour of the charge that will give you immediate access to your purchased product.

Do you charge my credit card right away?

Your credit card will be charged right away on most of our products since many are immediately available after the transaction is processed. In some cases your credit card will not be charged until your free trial is over.

Do I get access to purchased products immediately?

Pending the approval of your credit card, you will receive an email with your login information and password within a few minutes of the transaction. Shippable products that are purchased will be shipped via USPS priority insured mail, and will be delivered within 1-2 weeks of the purchase date.

What forms of payment can I use?

You may use a Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.

How does your Money-Back Guarantee Work?

Students who purchase online receive a 30-day, money-back guarantee to all trading products. To cancel a subscription, notify us of your decision within 30 days of when you completed the online enrollment process. If you do not cancel your subscription within the initial cancellation period, you will be charged the monthly subscription fee plus applicable taxes until the subscription period expires.

Do I need an Internet connection?

Yes, an Internet connection is required. Broadband is necessary for certain components of your education. The How to Trade LEAPS and Spreads training course does not require an internet connection but you will need an internet connection for all other products and services, including accessing your online brokerage account and making trades online.

Do I need a brokerage account?

Yes, you will need a brokerage account to invest in the stock market. The 5 largest online brokers are Charles Schwab, Fidelity, TD Ameritrade, E-Trade and Scottrade. There are a handful of other firms available as well.

Which brokerage firm should I use?

The largest online brokers are Charles Schwab, Fidelity, E-Trade, TD Ameritrade and Scottrade.