Quick definition – Investing is making your money work for you. It doesn’t get any simpler than that, right? Ok, so it’s not as easy as it sounds. But it can be simple. What is Investing? Before you take any … Continue reading →
Fear in Day Trading Finally, after months and months of working on a strategy, a trading plan – the number one most important thing a trader is armed with – I am ready to set off and go live. I … Continue reading →
Deciding from the start what type of investor or trader you want to be is by NO means a prerequisite for your investing journey. The type of investor or trader you become can, and most likely will, change many times. However, having … Continue reading →
Day Traders only trade during one single day. They close out all their positions before the market close. Their charts are set to one to five to thirty minute intervals. Day trading is probably the most exciting part of playing the … Continue reading →
Buy and Hold Investor – Long Term Investments A buy and hold investor are better known for having long term investments – is probably the most common. Most people who have little training, or work with financial managers, are in this … Continue reading →
Investing in index funds is normally considered to be a safer way to invest. Beginner investors mainly use index funds. Normally this is done via ETF’s for the index. They are way more affordable and literally move the exact same … Continue reading →
Futures and forex trading contains substantial risk and is not for every investor. An investor could potentially lose all or more than the initial investment. Risk capital is money that can be lost without jeopardizing ones financial security or life style. Only risk capital should be used for trading and only those with sufficient risk capital should consider trading. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.
HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE DISCLAIMER: HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN; IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND THE ACTUAL RESULTS SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED BY ANY PARTICULAR TRADING PROGRAM. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS IS THAT THEY ARE GENERALLY PREPARED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. IN ADDITION, HYPOTHETICAL TRADING DOES NOT INVOLVE FINANCIAL RISK, AND NO HYPOTHETICAL TRADING RECORD CAN COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK OF ACTUAL TRADING. FOR EXAMPLE, THE ABILITY TO WITHSTAND LOSSES OR TO ADHERE TO A PARTICULAR TRADING PROGRAM IN SPITE OF TRADING LOSSES ARE MATERIAL POINTS WHICH CAN ALSO ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS. THERE ARE NUMEROUS OTHER FACTORS RELATED TO THE MARKETS IN GENERAL OR TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ANY SPECIFIC TRADING PROGRAM WHICH CANNOT BE FULLY ACCOUNTED FOR IN THE PREPARATION OF HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND ALL WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT TRADING RESULTS.