Is Trading really Risky like Gambling? (How to Trade Like a Casino)

  You have probably heard horror stories of people losing all their hard-earned money in the financial markets, or even going into debt. This makes you wonder if you should avoid any form of high risk trading or investing, and…

Why Paper Trading is a Waste of Time (And What are Better Alternatives?)

 You probably have heard of paper trading, but do you know that most people are doing it wrongly and it ends up being a waste of time? As a new trader, does it make sense to start off with paper trading and what is the correct way to…

How to Create a Trading Journal (And Discover Your Edge in the Markets)

 Have you ever wondered why you keep making the same trading mistakes over and over again? As you start your trading journey, one very important habit to cultivate is to have a good trading journal, which is why in this blog post,…

How to Craft a Winning Trading Plan (The 7 Key Ingredients)

You’ve probably heard that you need a trading plan before you start trading, but how exactly do you go about crafting one? Now, if you've ever tried to start a business, you will know that you need a business plan, which tells you the…

How to Profit from a Short Squeeze (aka. Bear Trap)?

What is Short Selling? Before talking about what a short squeeze or bear trap is, we first need to understand the concept of short selling a stock. Normally, investors buy stocks when they expect prices to go up, so that as the stock prices…

5 Biggest Day Trading Mistakes that Beginners Make

 Why do new traders always lose out to professional traders? What is the extra edge that professional traders have that allow them to always win in the long run against new traders? Back when I was trading professionally in a private…