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A Month In The Life Of A Traveling Trader

Day trading Spy

In today’s post, I want to share a passage from my book, Around The World, Day Trading The SPY.

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How To Trade Like A Zen Monk

How To Trade Like A Zen Monk

“You only lose what you cling to.”

The above phrase is often attributed to the Buddha, though, some scholars say there is no record of him ever saying that. But whether the Buddha actually uttered that phrase or not, in Buddhist epistemologies, it is well understood that most of our troubles stem from our attachment to things that we mistakenly see as permanent.

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The Pros And Cons Of Hanging Out In A Traders Chatroom

What Are The Pros And Cons Of Hanging Out In A Trader’s Chatroom

As a trader, one of the best ways to improve is to surround yourself with people who have similar interests and who maybe have achieved what you’re looking to achieve. This is the reason many people will join a traders chatroom at some point.

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Top 5 Reasons Why You Need To Adhere To Your Trading Plan

Top 5 Reasons Why You Need To Adhere To Your Trading Plan

Following your trading plan should be your number one priority.

Okay, we all know that. But why –why is it so important to follow your plan?

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Quick Lesson — What Most New traders Don’t Get About Probabilities

Quick Lesson -- What Most New traders Don't Get About Probabilities

As I sit back and reflect on my journey as a trader, where I was and where I am today, I can clearly point out the things I didn’t get right at first. For instance, one of the fundamental lessons that I’ve learned and come to accept is that certainty in the market is an illusion.

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10 Lessons From The Art Of War by Sun Tzu That Apply To Trading

10 Lessons From The Art Of War by Sun Tzu That Apply To Trading

The Art of War is a book that was recommended to me by a veteran trader back in 2006 when I had just begun trading full time.

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Compulsive Trading —Why You Do It, And How To Stop

Compulsive Trading —Why You Do It, And How To Stop It

Allow me to be dramatic for a couple of seconds: We are all slaves!

As human beings, we are slaves to substances, activities, and beliefs. We are slaves to doing; to becoming; to seeking something else than our current reality.

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3 Key Tips Before You Decide To Quit Trading For Good

3 Key Tips Before You Decide To Quit Trading For Good

“When should I quit trading for good?”

If you’re a struggling trader, I’m sure this question has been in the periphery of your mind at some point.

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