Why You Should Start Trading

Why You Should Start Trading

What is your “why” as a trader? Why is it that you want to trade, or why do you trade now? For most, they’re going to say it’s the money. It’s financial freedom, but getting to the right answer will be critical. You need to understand why...
The Mindset of Trading Options vs. Stocks

The Mindset of Trading Options vs. Stocks

If you’re like most people, when you think of investing and trading, you automatically think of buying stocks on the stock market which goes something like this:You buy stocks, hold them for long periods of time, hoping and sometimes praying the stock price rises...
The History of Options Trading

The History of Options Trading

With the recent boom of new commodities such as cryptocurrencies, it may come as a surprise to some investors who might assume options are a contraption fabricated by Wall Street power brokers to line their pockets, but this couldn’t be further from the truth.While...
Are You a Cheater?

Are You a Cheater?

We all cheat a bit somewhere if only to ourselves.Trading works best with rules.  These rules can come from a mentor as you are learning your trading style and how to use technical indicators, charts and a brokerage platform. Rules can come from a quality educational...
The Three Rs of Trading

The Three Rs of Trading

When formal education began, the three Rs were the focus.  Reading, (w is silent) Riting, (a is silent) Ritmetic were and still are the fundamentals of learning.What are the three Rs of trading?*Rules of the trade*Risk Management*RecordsThere are many more Rs that are...
Never Stop Learning

Never Stop Learning

If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible.Learning is the single best investment of our time that we can make. Or as Benjamin Franklin said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”Unlike money, when you use knowledge,...