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This section holds our Forex Educational library: Our trading library consists of a collection of the most excellent educational articles written by our top market experts. It is primarily focused on those subscribers who aim at initiating or consolidating a professional trading career; that is, for people who take trading seriously. It is our mission to continually enrich our library over time, as well to cover all sorts of useful topics, from foundational to the most advanced ones. We have separate sections for Advanced Forex Education, beginners Forex Education, A daily Forex Topic and a Complete Forex Course.

7 Horrible Mistakes You’re Making With Forex Trading

If we are going to be completely honest, we all make mistakes and when it comes to trading, we have made many, and we...

Alexander Elder and the Psychology of Markets

With the suggestive quote below, Alexander Elder begins his masterpiece, Trading for a Living. Elder, who studied psychiatry in the former Soviet Union, enlisted...

Differences Between Price Action and Forex Indicators

If a survey were conducted among Forex and Futures retailers and one of the questions was: "What method or system did they first use...

Detailed Instructions for How to Structure Your Forex Trades

In this guide, I only intend to show you how I structure my trading by trading in the currency market. If you can give...

How to Neutralize Emotions When Trading

In this article, I will try to teach you to neutralize the emotions you may feel during the usual operation. Imagine, for example, that...

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Forex Trading Skills

We are always on the lookout for new ways to improve our trading and the results that we are achieving. We have probably tried...

Forex Trading: Expectations vs. Reality – Part Two

Let’s be honest, we all came into trading thinking that we were going to be rich, that is simply the expectation that a lot of new traders come into trading thinking, they have seen all the advertising spells with the present but often hidden warnings about the number of people who lost money. Due to these adverts and people on social media, people feel that trading is easy and that they will make a lot of money very easily and very quickly Or there are those that know very little about it that see it as gambling or a risk to do. Both of these expectations come from what they see from the outside, yet when we get into the actual facts, things are very different in reality than they are in their expectations. We are going to be looking at some of the differences between the realities and expectations of trading.

Forex Trading: Expectations vs. Reality – Part One

When you tell someone about trading and forex, what do you tell people? Most likely you are telling them all the best things about trading, these good reasons are the reason why you trade in the first place after all. These stories that you are telling other people are what is creating an expectation in them of what trading and forex actually are. If you look anywhere on the internet, there will be people talking about forex and how much you can make, how easy it is, and how life-changing it is, very rarely do you hear horror stories or the opposite feelings. This creates a certain expectation from people outside of the trading circle, expectations that do not really match up to the reality of what trading is and what it involves. We are going to be looking at what some of the realities are when compared to the expectations that a lot of people have and seeing whether the general expectation is right, or if reality is completely different.

Investing In Silver (the Forex Way)

Many investors wonder how to invest in silver in the most appropriate way since silver has traditionally held up well to inflation and has...

Forex Vs. Stock Trading: Which Carries More Risk and Why?

Is forex trading riskier than stock trading? And Why? To answer this question we must analyze what is the best market to trade, whether...

What You Can Do Today to Control Your Trading Risk

Risk, something that you are either afraid of or something that you love, whichever one is you, controlling it is vital if you want...

Advantages of Forex Trading – Leverage, Liquidity, and Volatility

There are a lot of advantages to trading forex over some of the other methods of trading such as stocks, some of these advantages...

Trading Forex On the Most Important News Events

It is possible that you have come this far because you are thinking about trading when news is published and taking advantage of the...

How to Correctly Use an Economic Calendar

The Economic News Calendar, also known as the calendar of economic events, plays an important role in the life of every trader and investor...

Forex Isn’t As Difficult As You Think: Here’s Why…

With all the warning signs that you got all over the place about trading, the little notices that say things like “Risk Warning: CFDs...

How Much Money Should I Risk On Forex Trading?

Novice traders are often surprised to learn that when it comes to being profitable in the long run, controlling risk is as fundamental as...

Trading Strategy For the CAD/JPY Currency Pair

In this article what I want to tell you is one of my strategies that is working well in real life using the CAD/JPY...

Fundamental Analysis Vs. Technical Analysis

If you are trying with any kind of financial market for a significant period of time, you will start testing and forming some kind...

How to Start Investing in Forex

Forex or Forex Trading is a market, also known as OTC (Over-the-counter) and is the largest market in which billions of dollars are executed...

How to Set Up a Forex Risk Management Policy

Working out how to set up your risk management plan is quite a big question. In fact, there are a hell of a lot...

How Is COVID-19 Impacting the Forex Market?

I’m not here today to talk about algorithmic trading or systems or tools. I’d like to tell you something that is in the focus...

Deliberate Practice Trading: What It Is and Why You Should Be...

You would have most likely have been told plenty of times that if you want to be good at something, you will need to...

How to Achieve Financial Freedom Through Forex

In this article, I will present a practical guide with the 3 key points to achieve financial freedom. This means that someone who does...

What Lot Sizes Should I Be Trading?

If you are a novice in the Forex market and you don’t know exactly what a lot on Forex is and what this is...

How to Balance Your Forex Investment Portfolio

From whom to copy more efficient transactions? From a trader with a high performance 2 months a year, but has a positive balance at...

The Big Mac Index: How Much Does the USD Really Cost?

The real dollar rate can be defined using the cost of the Big Mac in a particular country. "Burgeconomics" is not an absolutely accurate...

How Important are Chart Patterns in Forex?

Chartist analysis in forex consists of identifying figures on the price chart, these are usually repeated historically so you can practice in their identification, also they are usually formed in different financial instruments and periods of time, and through them, it is possible to predict with some reliability where the next price movement will follow. It is perhaps the most classic form of analysis in Forex and surely one of the most effective, so your knowledge is always very advisable.

The Legality of Online Forex Trading in South Africa

If you were to go through any of the major social media platforms and look for things related to Forex, you will most likely...

Top 10 Things I Wish I’d Known Earlier About Forex

Hindsight is a fantastic thing for those of us that have been trading for a long time. We made a lot of mistakes or...

How Does Trading Forex Differ From Trading Stocks?

Many people think of trading as a giant single entity that comprises Forex, Indices, Metals, Stocks, and more, when in reality each of the elements within the idea of trading is completely separate. Forex and stocks as an example are often thrown into the same bucket, but there are a lot of differences between them. In fact, the only similarity between them is that you are buying or selling them, pretty much that is it, everything else has differences. Some differences are large, others are quite small, but they are there. We are going to be looking at the differences between trading forex and trading stocks, there are a lot so we may not go over all of them, but you will surely get the idea that they are quite different beasts.

Here’s How to Lose Money With Forex

We all, or at least most of us came into the forex trading world in order to make money, it's a fantastic thing being...

Addicted to Forex? Us Too. Here’s 5 Reasons Why We Just...

Forex can be exciting, it can be exhilarating, it can be amazing but it can also be devastating, no matter what it is doing,...

Top 15 Undeniable Reasons to Love Forex Trading

When it comes to trading, there are a lot of things that we love about it, we would not be trading if we didn't...

How Much Can You Really Earn from Trading Forex?

How much can I make trading forex? This is a question that you hear quite a lot being thrown around or asked in various...

Top 8 Common Misconceptions About Forex Trading

Forex is an incredibly complex beast, there is so much information out there. Unfortunately, a lot of the information being thrown around is not...

10 Things Steve Jobs Can Teach Us About FX Trading

At the onset of the digital awakening, Steve Jobs emerged as a symbol of innovativeness. His legacy precedes him but is no less of...

Become an Expert on Forex by Watching These Videos

Let’s be honest, becoming a pro takes time, and an irreplaceable experience you cannot have just by watching videos. On the other hand, videos...

Check Out These Go-To Forex Resources

Knowledge is power alright, but where do you build that knowledge matters more. There is nothing worse than learning the wrong. Many successful investors...

Why You Should Focus on Improving Your Trading Skills

Well, understandably, there are quite a few practical benefits you get from polishing your skills in trading:

You’ll Kick Yourself for Not Knowing This About Forex…

While many stock enthusiasts who turned forex traders assume that currencies behave in the same fashion, this is far from true. First of all, currencies, unlike stocks, run from any money influx. If you take a look at any currency pair in the chart, you will see that the price eventually always goes in the opposite direction from where most traders are found. This happens because the forex market does depend on money flow as the stock one does.

The Link Between Interest Rates and Forex Trading

Although there are many elements that influence the appreciation of a currency, one of the most important factors to consider is a country’s interest...

ICO´s Are Indeed Risky, But Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Them…

What will the future of ICOs look like internationally? Without a doubt, ICOs are generating great expectations and I think there is probably an...

Let’s Get Real: Is Day Trading Really Profitable?

Day Trading or also known as Intraday Trading can be very profitable. But, many ask: Is Day Trading really profitable? But, it is not...

Are Risk and Volatility One In the Same?

According to the dictionary, someone or something is volatile when it changes or varies easily and unpredictably. Speaking of a financial asset, its volatility or standard deviation is a statistic that describes simply with a number how much the price moves over time. That is the more volatility an asset exhibits, the faster and more extreme its unpredictable fluctuations are.

What Should I Expect With Regard to Forex Commissions?

A commission is a cost for the trader. Brokers usually charge commissions for their work and this has an impact on our final result....

Specification Risk: The Advantages of Diversifying Your Trading Systems

Diversify. This is the advice that is repeated time and again in the world of investment. Now, what does true diversification involve? Could we...

What You MUST Know About Psychology In the Financial Markets

It’s cloudy. Every minute, the number of clouds doubles, and in 100 minutes the sky will be covered. How many minutes will it take...

A Comprehensive Guide to All Forms of Gold Trading

Investors will always try to diversify their investments in order to reduce their risk. Specifically seek the investments of safe haven that have a...

How to Profit from Trading the News

News is a fundamental part of the analysis that every Forex trader must make before placing a position. There are several ways to operate...

Simple Trading Advice That Can Save Your Forex Account

Are you losing control of your trading? Do you feel lost in your own analysis and despair in the markets because your trading goes...