Following the guidance of other successful traders, Chuck Fulkerson started trading options in 2006 as a swing and position trader. He joined Online Trading Academy in 2008, quickly adding futures to his trading portfolio. Currently, Chuck trades options as a swing and position trader, futures and currencies as a day trader, and equities as an investor to round out a diversified trading portfolio. In addition to being an Instructor, Chuck holds the position of Director of Student Development with Online Trading Academy. Chuck has taught internationally in cities like Vancouver, Dubai, Singapore and Jakarta. No matter where he teaches, Chuck constantly professes the importance of asset class diversification and risk management.