This is a great interview from our friend Shaun Overton at One Step Removed. He talks to Greg McLeod, a former co-worker of his at FXCM. Greg used to be a public school teacher in South Central Los Angeles, where he actually taught trading to his students. There are a lot of great tips and fun stories, so take a lot of notes and enjoy!
Watching crude oil prices can help you fine tune your trading in the CADJPY currency pair. This post will show you why these currencies are so highly correlated to oil and how you use this to your advantage.
If you use multiple computers and want your Metatrader setup to remain the same across all of them, this is the easiest method that I have discovered for doing…
Most aspiring traders dream of traveling the world while trading. But you don’t have to be a professional trader to travel. But if you want to take your trading on the road and practice trading while you are away from home, you will need the right equipment. Find out what I recommend in this post.
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.
Trading automation isn’t all or nothing. This post will show you how you can use Incremental Automation to assist your trading, without handing all of your trading over to a scary trading robot. There are ways that almost every trader can benefit from automation.
A Trading Silodrome may sound exciting, but it is one of the worst places to be stuck in trading. However, almost all beginning Forex traders get stuck in this pattern. I have been there before. Learn three ways that you can identify if you are stuck in one and how to get out.
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.
Many new traders believe that successful trading is only about finding the right system. The truth is that most aspiring traders will lose money even if they have the most profitable system in the world. Find out why this happens and how you can apply these principles to your own trading.
This is something that most aspiring traders face. Many people in our lives don’t understand the nature of trading and will try to shoot down your goal of becoming a professional Forex trader. Read this post for suggestions on how to deal with these people…even if they are the people who are closest to you.
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.
If you are in the US and are frustrated by the hedging and FIFO rules, this post is for you. With a little advanced planning, you can get around the rules and it is all perfectly legal.