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What Your Mind Tells You When You Lose Money, And What You Can Do About it

What Your Mind Tells You When You Lose Money, And What You Can Do About it

Emotional pain is one of the most common ways that our mind reacts to a loss, or a string of them.

Below is a list of common questions/ comments your mind makes when you lose, which often stir up or intensify unpleasant feelings.

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Back To Basics. How To Go through Losses Without Losing Your Mind

Back To Basics. How To Go through Losses Without Losing Your Mind

Sometimes a short story can teach much more than an entire book.

In today’s post, I want to start by sharing the story of a young martial arts student who was under the tutelage of a famous master.

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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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Why Trading Losses Are Painful, And What You Can Do About It

Why Losses Are Painful, And What You Can Do About It

Let’s be clear: losses are not a problem. To look at them as problems is to take a wrong step. They’re part of this business. Everyone goes through them. You can’t avoid them. The best you can do is to minimise their impact through strategic risk management.

But, it’s true, even then, the act of taking a loss is inherently painful.

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Making peace with your trading losses

A person who hasn’t made peace with his losses is likely to accept gambles that would be unacceptable to him otherwise.

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