Lessons from the Pros

May 8, 2018 Issue

Featured Article

4 Must Haves For Trading Success

Are you thinking of getting started in trading and investing? Before you even thinking about risking your hard-earned money, well before you look at a chart or think about strategy, it is critical to understand what it really takes to become a consistently profitable trader/investor. In my opinion, if one does not prepare themselves properly… Read More »

Proactive Investor

Investing in Precious Metals

Gold and silver are referred to as precious metals because they have a high value per unit weight. This might seem self-evident. But why are they valued so highly, and does that mean they are a good investment for you? This subject can be more fraught with differing opinions than one might think. Different… Read More »


Retirement Plans for Traders

One of the best ways traders can reduce their tax liability and build their wealth is by contributing to a qualified retirement plan such as an IRA or 401K plan. Retirement plans for traders can be used in several ways:
• Traders can keep trading the funds built up in their retirement plans and generate tax… Read More »

Specialty Skills

The Market Cycles and Fear and Greed

The continuous market cycles that occur produce different psychological effects on those that participate. For example, at the peak of the investment cycle traders and investors feel sanguine about the returns they’ve realized up to that point in the market cycle. This is usually followed by a sense of dread when they see those returns… Read More »