I want to help you with currency trading in the forex market. This is a fun new opportunity that is available to people from their very homes. Before the internet, big banks ruled this market, but now ordinary people can come in and play.
- Cut Your Losses: This seems to be a more difficult task for most people. It seems to be a characteristic that a new gambler misses out on. People that can't cut their losses are constantly telling themselves “it will go back up" and it could go back up, but you need to at least have a logical reason to believe it will. Cutting your losses is having the foresight to know when a trade is a lost cause where you'll never make back your loss and you're better off having the remaining money in your hands, so you can trade it.
- Focus On The Trade At Hand: There seems to be a day dreamer in all of us who enter into forex. We enter this because we have dreams being financially independent, but until that point, you're still dependent on making money. People think trades are to go good, so they go out and spend money like the trade has already been completed. This is a dangerous move that ends up bankrupting people. Here is a simple rule to follow, you haven't made one cent of profit until you complete the trade. End of story.
- Use Your Demo: For some reason people give demos a bad rep, but I think they're excellent tools that build great character and routine when it comes to trading. You're not going to develop mega million dollar strategies on a demo, but you're going to able to grow into a confident trader and test out things first before you have to risk everything.
I'm currently giving a 7 day free forex training course. Newbies and experienced are all welcome. If you're interested in participating, check out the Casual Forex Trader.