If you're "of an age," shall we say, there's no doubt you at least remember Pac-Man, even if you didn't spend hours playing it… like I did.
I remember back in 1981, when I was 16 years old, Pac-Man showed up in the arcade down the street, and that was "it" for me. I was hooked.
I was okay at the game; I'd get two or three screens in before I was reaching for yet another quarter to feed the machine.
But there was always this one guy that came in and just crushed the game, going screen after screen after screen and notching insanely, untouchably high scores.
I wanted to be "that guy." I had to master and beat what I thought was the coolest game in the world.
I was going to need a lot more quarters – and it would be a few years before I started making money in the markets.
Here's what I did – and why it can help you rack up incredibly high "scores" of your own…
About the Author
Tom Gentile, options trading specialist for Money Map Press, is widely known as America's No. 1 Pattern Trader thanks to his nearly 30 years of experience spotting lucrative patterns in options trading. Tom has taught over 300,000 traders his option trading secrets in a variety of settings, including seminars and workshops. He's also a bestselling author of eight books and training courses.