Stock Options vs. Individual Stocks: Battle Royale

There are two ways to build up a profitable stock portfolio. One way involves unlimited downside risk and the other involves limited upside risk. Today we are going to assume you are interested in purchasing individual stocks. (Please remember that this is not investing advice, continue to the full disclosure for posts regarding investing.) There […]

How to Make More Money with Leverage

There are two ways to make more money. Work more using your own time and skills or work less and use the time and skills of others. If you had a choice, would you choose to work more or work less? I’m guessing that many people would choose to work less, especially if they could […]

How I turned $1760 into 50 dollars

Most people only highlight their investing accomplishments. But I’m going to talk about one of my failures and how you can avoid the same mistakes. I made the mistake in the foreign exchange market but this mistake could apply to practically every market because it involves trading psychology. One thousand, seven hundred and sixty dollars […]

Forex-Dollar Dollar Bill Ya’ll

Now we’re on to my favorite subject, the Foreign Exchange Market. Most traders refer to this market as the currency market or the forex market. We’ll use all three terms. The forex market is quickly becoming¬†favorite market for traders. There are no company financial statements to review, virtually no commissions and practically 24/7 trading.¬†If you’ve […]