Category : Long Posts

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How To Obliterate Bad Trading Habits In 4 Easy Steps

How To Obliterate Bad Trading Habits In 4 Easy Steps

We humans like to think of ourselves as self-governing, free-willed beings, set apart from other animals by our capacity to choose and to reason. Yet watch people (or even yourself) closely and you will find that we are more instinctual and a lot more like other animals than we care to think.

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What A Rat Experiment Tells Us About Hope

What A Rat Experiment Tells Us About Hope

An interesting experiment was conducted in the 1950s by a scientist named Curt Richter. In that experiment, the man took a dozen domesticated rats and placed them into jars half filled with water.

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Mind-opening Quotes On Risk That Will Impact The Way You Trade

THAT WILL IMPACT THE WAY YOU TRADE

Fear of uncertainty and of a possible painful future: it often stops us from accomplishing great things in our lives.

But I think that fear is often crippling because most people don’t understand risk. They might think that they do, but, in actuality, they really don’t. They only understand it in a kind of loosey-goosey way, but not in a deep, experiential way.

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Should You Quit Your Job And Trade Full-time?

Should You Quit Your Job And Trade Full-time?

In 2006, a dear friend of mine died in a car accident. A few days after that tragic event, I submitted my resignation letter to quit my job.

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30 Quotes From Philosophy That Will Help You Gain Perspective

30 Quotes From Philosophy That Will Help You Gain Perspective

Quotes, man. I love them.

Excerpts, proverbs, quips, riddles, koans, aphorisms, limericks, snippets, and lyrics— I’m not the type to discriminate. I love them all.

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A Quick Guide To Becoming A Resilient Trader

A Quick Guide To Becoming A Resilient Trader

Here’s a situation that, I’m sure you would agree, sucks!

You initiate a trade and later it ends up being a loss.

No worries… you place another one.

Again it’s a loss.

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6 Habits Of Calm (And Profitable) Traders

6 Habits Of Calm (And Profitable) Traders

I’ve been trading for a living since the end of 2006, and over time, I have come to realize that stress is part and parcel of the endeavor. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been trading; how much of an expert you are, at times trading will be strenuous — it’s in the job description.

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