○ Better not to play short and 2X ETF, it needs few years tuition fee paid to learn
○ It is true. But if you really like to play 2X ETF like HGU and HGD then short is better choice.
● Your account should be able to short stocks. In TDWH long and short accounts are different. The Short Account is only for shorting and covering. And you cannot have long position of the stock you want to short.