Lessons from the Pros

Jan 6, 2015 Issue

Featured Article

The Real Meaning

“Have you ever felt the need to be on guard when buying a car, major appliance, new home, or anything that involves a sales person? Or, have you ever had a career in sales which means spending weeks if not months in advanced training sessions where the entire goal of the training is how to…” Read More »

Stocks

2015, A Look Ahead

“Happy New Year! I hope that all of you had an excellent holiday season and are healthy and ready to face to markets for whatever they may hold for 2015. This is the time of year where market prognosticators offer their insights as to where they believe the markets to be headed for the upcoming…” Read More »

Forex

Starting the New Year Off Right

“Hello traders! I must say that 2014 has been a very fun, volatile, and informative year for us forex traders! This week’s newsletter will offer a brief recap of 2014’s trading, and offer a few suggestions on how to profit in 2015. The EURUSD currency pair started off the year at about 1.3750; after hitting…” Read More »

Options

In the Money Covered Calls as a Conservative Income Generator

“The last couple of weeks’ articles, which you can read here and here, dealt with the time value in a call option and its ups and downs. We’ll polish off this series with a description of a strategy that can be used to generate a moderate amount of income with a relatively small amount of…” Read More »

Futures

Planning for a Prosperous New Year by Goal Setting

“Every year at this time we hear of people making resolutions of all types. Have you ever noticed that these resolutions are usually made without any serious thought or planning involved? This is the difference between a resolution and setting goals. A saying I like is ‘A goal without a plan is just a wish’…” Read More »

Real Estate

2015 the Year to Take Action

“The New Year gives us the opportunity to reflect on the past year and to get prepared for what’s next. We have a chance to set some goals and put the strategies in place to achieve them. I don’t personally believe in New Year’s Resolutions. I believe in reviewing and setting goals for the coming…” Read More »

Specialty Skills

The New Year is an Opportunity To Change Your Trading Perspective

“Last week in honor of the Holiday Season and the upcoming New Year, my message which had to do with accountability and the fact that it is exceedingly difficult to amass success in anything if you don’t hold yourself accountable; and that goes double for trading. I’d like to continue on that theme. Over the…” Read More »