Jim Nelson

| Managing Editor

Managing Editor

Jim has been a serious stock investor since he was very young. He bought his first shares of AOL and Starbucks when he was just 14 years old. 

In 2007, he obtained a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Political Science with a focus in History. He knew that, where those worlds intersect with finance, there’s serious money to be made. 

After college, Jim began in small cap investing and writing at Agora Financial. His focus even then was on value investing, putting global economics and political understanding together with deep financial analysis. 

Soon he launched several income-focused newsletters, including ones that expanded into corporate bonds and selling stock options for income. This work took

He puts his knowledge of geopolitical affairs, market history, and financial valuations to work in finding the best option income opportunities no matter which market we’re facing. 

When stocks are up, down, or sideways, he knows how to help readers seek the best income ideas. And at Weekend Windfalls, he’s prepared to share that deep background and understanding with you and to put it into practice. 

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The world’s most important player in artificial intelligence just broke a previously unheard-of threshold. Here’s why it matters.
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With all eyes on high-flying tech stocks, you have a chance to quietly add even more income to your current $11,168 utility hoard.
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Let’s revisit one of our most successful 2023 trades today. We have the same outsized premiums, investor fear and opportunity.
Don’t count dividend payers out just yet. You’ll never guess you joined their once-popular club.
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Today, we have a unique opportunity to trade an open loss for a huge amount of income. We’re recommending you take it.
With the market continuing to touch new all-time highs, investors seem split on where it heads from here.
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Before we get to your portfolio updates, here’s a look at what our process looks like … and why we passed on a great-looking target.
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Sometimes, when nothing happens, you can grow richer. That’s exactly what we have going on in your portfolio. Plus, make these 2 new trades today.
While the Fed is mulling over how many cuts to make and when to make them, lower credit-rated companies are already pouncing.
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Your energy play remains far out of the money. That gives us a chance to book some more quick income while we wait.

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