With the current COVID pandemic and the fact many individuals are finding themselves staying at home, on furlough, or unfortunately even jobless, many new traders/investors have ventured into the stock market in recent weeks, we have seen lots of new money and accounts join the market. You will surely have heard all sorts of tales and stories of how a few individuals have turned a small amount of cash into a fortune, but it's also likely you've heard that 95% of all traders l
Never Stop - 3 The Mind Game The first few months seriously tested my patience and made me doubt my decision to go full time. There was no way back though, I had made the decision to make the jump and I wasn't ready to chicken out now. One source of stress was the fact that I needed to get used to not having a constant income. I was eating into my cash reserve whilst not making any money, and I didn't have a contingency plan for my contingency plan … if that makes sense?
Never Stop - 2 The Bounce One of the key things that helped me steer myself away from the landslide of the junior market, from handing my money to the Market and continuously failing, was taking full responsibility. I had to be accountable for my actions. I decided to take time off, sit down and write what I was doing, noted the reasons I made the losses and highlighted what was and what wasn't working. If I wanted to start making money from the market, I had to stop doing wh