As a trader, there’s an important lesson to learn early on, which is that trading losses are part and parcel of playing the game.
They are unavoidable, since no-one can predict the markets all the time and no-one can win on every single trade. In fact, many traders have found success by being right just 30-40% of the time. Read more »
I’ve spent half the day researching new investing strategies and half the day reading Happier by Tal Ben Shahar.
Tal Ben Shahar is a teacher, writer, TED speaker and Harvard lecturer.
According to the sleeve of the book, Ben-Shahar is an incredibly popular teacher at Harvard and his course on happiness is the most popular in the university’s history. Read more »
I was just watching James Altucher on YouTube who said that buying a property is a bad investment choice.
Wait, no. He didn’t say it was a bad investment choice. He said it was a bad lifestyle choice.
So why would he say such a thing? Well, it seems to me that he’s talking firmly with his investing cap on.
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