Learn how to install custom MT5 indicators and get answers to frequently asked questions.
I’ve complained about trading journals in the past and I finally realized that the only way to have the trading journal I want is to make it myself. Here’s what we have created.
TradingView flagged signals makes it easy to see the status of your trades at a glance. Learn how to use it in this quick video.
You probably know about MFE. But do you also track MaxR? In this post, I’ll show you why MFE only gives you half of the story and how MaxR can help you dramatically improve your profit per trade.
What is Volume Profile and is it worth using? In this post, I’ll go over how to install this indicator and how it can be used in real-world trading.
Using these trendline break alert tools will help you miss fewer quality setups, regardless of which trading platform you use. I also get into the trendline trading strategies that I’ve seen work best.
Can nootropics make you a better trader? In this post, I’ll go over the benefits and downsides to using these supplements and share my experience with using 5 of the top “smart drugs.”
Trading can be a lonely endeavor. A trading accountability buddy can help you stay on track and take your trading to the next level. But only if you work with the right person. In this post, I’ll show you how to find that person and…
If you are looking for a new computer for trading and are confused by all the options out there, this post will show you exactly what to look for and which specs don’t matter. Some people think that you need a special computer, but in reality…
Figuring out your TH Trader Personality Profile is the first step in your journey to successful trading. Read this post to find out why.
One of the most glaring things that is missing in Forex Tester is the ability to automatically calculate lot size, based on percentage risk. Here’s how to fix that.
Bar Replay is an awesome feature that is available on the TradingView platform. Learn how it works and how you can use it to level up your Forex trading.
Did you know that Trello can make a great trading journal? It has a lot of features that make it perfect for Forex traders. Find out what they are here.
Metatrader is such a great charting platform. But now there is something better. Learn why I decided to make the switch, even though Metatrader is free and TradingView is paid.
Forex Tester 2 is the premier manual backtesting software on the market today. But no software is perfect. One area that it can improve is in reporting. This article will show you how to step up your backtesting analysis with a free third reporting software.
If you are tired of manually measuring candle ranges with the measuring tool in Metatrader 4 or with your calculator, this indicator will help. A lot. See a live demonstration video in this post.
I hope you weren’t trading when online Forex charts were first available to retail Forex traders. They were terrible. Thankfully, technology has advanced and these charts have gotten a lot better. Find out which free charts I absolutely love.
Need help remembering which Forex trading market is currently open? Not to worry, this live Forex market hours clock will help you keep track. It can be tough to remember, especially when you are traveling.
Twitter can be one of the best ways to learn Forex and get expert commentary on market news. But with so many accounts out there, who should you really follow? This list will give you 27 of my favorite Twitter accounts. It will give you a solid list of information, education and even some entertainment.
I was really excited when I found out that Trade Interceptor’s free backtesting software was finally available. Find out what I think of it and if it can really replace Forex Tester 2.
Sometimes you are looking for data for a particular timeframe and you cannot find it. For example, maybe you want 4 hour data, but all you can find is 1 minute data. This post will show you how to convert that data easily and quickly.
I have been using Forex Tester for a long time, but I have never used History Mode. One day, I finally decided to sit down and figure out if it was useful or not. This is what I discovered.
If you have Forex Expert Advisors or signal indicators, you need to have a reliable virtual private server (VPS). Running them on your home computer can be a good initial solution, but when you are ready to step up to a professional solution, a hosted solution is the only way to go. This post will show you how to set it up and get the first year for free.
Trade Interceptor just became a brokerage and launched new versions of their mobile app. They also launched a new version of their desktop software for the Mac. I’m particularly excited because this is the first legit charting platform for Macs. And the new TI also checks your grammar…kinda.
Forex programming services are a weird thing. Even the most thorough Google search doesn’t turn up very many results. So we compiled a list of services that can help you turn your next trading idea into reality. There are dozens of programmers on this list and we add new ones as we find them.
This Metatrader 4 beginner’s tutorial will show you how to use chart objects. If you have never used them before, they can be a little tricky. This post will take you through the process step-by-step. There is even a video to show you exactly how this works.
If you do not have the complete historical data on the currency pairs you are trading, you may be missing out on some valuable information. But the default Metatrader charts only have data from the past few months. Read this post and make sure that you have the complete picture.
Metatrader and Forex Tester 2 are great programs, but there is only one problem with them. They were built to only run on Windows. Unfortunately, Windows is a terrible primary operating system. However, Linux can be a good alternative for some people. Learn how to run these programs on Linux instead.
Calculating the reward-to-risk ratio for every trade that you take is a key component to many trading methods. This post will reveal the hidden Metatrader graphic reward/risk calculator and how it can replace your current spreadsheet or hand-held calculator.
These Forex forums and communities can help you connect with other traders and learn more about Forex trading. When used incorrectly, they can be a huge waste of time. However, if you know what to look for, they can be a tremendous resource.
If you have an Android device, this post will show you 5 of the top apps for Forex traders. These apps will make it easier for you to trade, help you get important news and much more. Find out which ones I recommend.
The ability to install custom indicators in MetaTrader is one of the things that makes the trading platform so powerful. If you have never installed a custom indicator to MT before, this tutorial will show you how to do it.
Learn how and why to use this shortcut to flip through your Forex charts in Metatrader 4. Bonus chart reading exercise included.