I am always looking at other blogs and trading forums, trying to find good ideas for this blog. Information that you could use to become a better trader: news, biographies, answers to problems or stuff you would just find entertaining. In my web surfing, I came across the term “The Trading Lifestyle” while reading through […]
One of the fun things about being a trader is being able to have multiple monitors. At some point it becomes ridiculous, but in my opinion, a minimum of 2 or 3 monitors can really boost your productivity. Longer term traders may not need it, but it is very helpful for shorter term traders because […]
It’s easy to backup our computers. But we always forget to do it and that can have huge consequences. Learn the easy way to backup your trading computer.
If you have blown out your trading account, you have two options. You can sit down in the corner to cry and never trade again. Or you can get back up on the horse and figure out a way to build a new trading account. This post will give you some ideas on how to do it.
I just got through reading, err, listening to Dr. Wayne Dyer’s book Excuses Begone! Even though this isn’t a trading book per se, I believe that it is important to explore different points of view when it comes to examining my own psychology. I usually get the audio version of a book whenever possible because […]
Do you have a pile of trading books that you will never read again just taking up space in your home? This post will show you how to get rid of them in the best possible way.
Learn how broker sub-accounts can help you manage trading risk and hedge trades. This can improve your trading results and hedge your risk.
Learn how I made a ton of pips (and percentage) on one trade. See how the method works and where I learned it from.
This is one of my favorite trading books of all time…and it doesn’t have a single trading system. Find out why I like this book so much here.
So at the end of the day you may have spent that $100 bill a thousand times in your imagination. That is the equivalent of spending $100,000 in a day!
When I first started in Forex, I was looking around for affordable, easy to use forex backtesting software. This is the one I found and I still continue to use it. Read this article to find out why.
When used properly, the COT report can give you valuable insights into what is going on in the markets. Although it is measured in the futures market, it can still help Forex traders. Learn where to get it, how to read it and what…