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Introducing Our Inaugural Test Drive Contests!*

For the first time in Test Drive history, we're giving away over $2,800 in CASH prizes with two challenges. Dive into the Power User Contest and stand a chance to win a $1,100 Amazon Gift Card by maximizing your engagement with our platform.

Or, take on the Inaugural Portfolio Master Challenge, where the top performer in our simulated trading competition will walk away with a $1,700 Amazon Gift Card. Whether you're a seasoned trader or just starting out, there's an opportunity for everyone to shine and win big!

  • Power User Prize: $1,100 gift card
  • Portfolio Master Prize: $1,700 gift card
    • Runner Up Portfolio Manager: 1 Month of Trade Ideas Premium
    • 3rd Place Portfolio Manager: 1 Month of Trade Ideas Standard

Don't miss out. Are you up to the challenge? Click below to see the contest rules and details!

[Note: Participation in the Portfolio Master Challenge requires using the newest version of the Trade Ideas Pro AI application for Windows. You can download the newest version here.] 

*Void where prohibited. Terms and conditions apply.

Test Drive LIVE Daily Support Sessions
YouTube LIVE & Zoom

12:00pm  ET / 9am PT

These Daily Test Drive Support Sessions are here to help you get the most out of your Test Drive. Join us on the Trade Ideas LIVE Youtube page or Chris Varley's LIVE Zoom.  Each day we'll highlight a Trade Ideas feature and take questions from our Test Drivers. The calendar below shows the daily highlight for each Test Drive day:

Day Special Topic Live YouTube or Zoom
Monday, November 6, 2023Contest and Brokerage+ Overview12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Tuesday, November 7, 2023Trader's Eye12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Wednesday, November 8, 2023Holly the AI Virtual Assistant12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Thursday, November 9, 2023AVWAP Channel12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Friday, November 10, 2023Backtesting with the OddsMaker12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Monday, November 13, 2023Swing Picks12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Tuesday, November 14, 2023Inflection Point Data12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Wednesday, November 15, 2023Market Explorer Overview12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Thursday, November 16, 2023StickyTrades Channel12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Friday, November 17, 2023Stock Racing12:00pm ET / 9am PT
Monday, November 20, 2023Trade of the Week12:00pm ET / 9am PT

Frequently Asked Questions

We have quarterly events that we refer to as a "Test-Drive", where we offer one or two weeks of access to the Premium level functionality featuring three independent running A.I. and Unlimited Backtesting with live data for a small fee. Join the November 6th – 20th Test Drive.

Where can I learn how to trade with Trade Ideas?

Daily Live Support Sessions

Chris Varley
Trading Support Specialist


12:00pm  EST

These Daily Support Sessions are here for you to join anytime it's open and ask our panel for assistance with Trade Ideas technology or trading related questions.

We stream all of our live Support Sessions Monday through Friday from 12pm ET / 9am PT. Just click on the link: www.trade-ideas/live and bookmark it to join using the same link for all of the Support Sessions.

Barrie's Live Trading Room

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During Live Trading Hours

To see the market action through the eyes of experienced traders, join Barrie daily in our free Trading Room and pay close attention to the Trader's Chat

Barrie discovered his passion for the stock market after obtaining an Engineering Degree in Metallurgy. In 2013, he suggested to Trade Ideas that they should have a Trading Room. Head here to join him live!