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How To Cure Analysis Paralysis

One of the best live trading videos to watch and an important concept to understand is how to cure "Analysis Paralysis". It's a real "disease" that so many newer traders struggle with. Myself included. Until I realized I just needed to keep it as SIMPLE as I possibly could. A great trading...

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What To Show When You Record Your Trades

Something I would had done anything for in the beginning of my trading career was the opportunity to have an expert review my trades to give me feedback and constructive criticism. We all know what it's like being a newbie trader. It's like, "Wtf... why am I losing all the time?" Well, one of...

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We'll Find The Best Zones 12 Hours In Advance

Every single evening for the last 4 1/2 years we have put a nightly Trade Plan detailing the best zones to trade 12 hours in advance. The goal as a trader is to find an edge on a chart that we can exploit. An "edge" is defined as a higher probability of something happening over another. You'll...

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Simple Lunchtime Strategies

For a traditional futures trader, lunchtime is the devil and you're not supposed to trade during that time slot. But not with nadex. With nadex, we can use the low volume that comes with lunchtime to our advantage and pick of simple ITM options. Important though, you can't just buy and...

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Trading Success and Bamboo Trees?

How in the world could trading and a Bamboo Tree be remotely correlated? I’m here to tell you that your success in trading has everything to do with a bamboo tree. Let me explain. First, you need to understand how a bamboo tree grows. A bamboo, like any plant, needs constant nurturing,...

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It Is Ok To Not Know

A great paragraph on twitter I saw that I loved and knew I had to share. Via Lance Beggs "I continue to see discretionary traders consumed by the need to know with complete certainty, at all times, exactly what is happening in the markets and where price is heading next. Isn't it...

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How To Achieve Your Trading Goals

I want to share with you a concept that you have to start implementing right away in your trading goals. There are lots of articles online on how to craft your ultimate profit plan so I won’t go into crazy detail on how to do that here. Pretty much, just write SOMETHING down is better than you...

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We Are All Traders

I was having a conversation with a guy I had just recently met and the inevitable question came up, “So what do you do for a living?” He had been working as a manager at a local department store and didn’t sound too enthused by it. I went on to tell him about my businesses and mentioned that I...

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How To Overcome Techno-Babble

The hardest part of being an experienced teacher, especially in the stock market and trading space, is lowering your language so any newbie person can understand what the heck you’re talking about. (Here’s a quick funny video of an example of Techno-Babble) https://youtu.be/PnkT6C9Ose8 We are...

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