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Is Forex Trading Easy?

This might seem like an easy question to answer, but with all things that involve humans and subjectivity, it's complicated. A lot of people out there want to believe - or want you to believe, rather - that forex trading is easy money.…

How Do I Start Trading Forex?

We’ve all heard about how trading the forex markets can offer a wide range of opportunities for anyone with a laptop and an internet connection. But, despite being available to everyone, entering this $5.3 trillion dollar a day industry can…

On the Limitations of Backtesting

You might have noticed, especially if you are getting into trading, that traders are confronted with two bits of crucial advice that seem somewhat contradictory: On the one hand, brokers will insist in all their disclaimers that "past…

Getting in the Trading Mood

To succeed in any endeavor, the key is to have the right mindset – particularly when trading the financial markets. Trading can be taxing on various levels and if multiple losses occur it can be hard to recover mentally from such a…

10 Forex Celebs to Watch For on Twitter

Twitter is a great medium for finding quick news about developments in the forex world. Its 140- character limit for tweets ensures that posts are informative and concise helping traders to find what they need when they need it. There…

Famous Traders and the British Pound

The Great British pound or pound sterling, as it is more commonly known, is considered to be among the oldest currencies in the world, tracing its history back as far as the 8th century. It is the fourth most traded currency in the forex…