Equity update – 12/7/2017

You may have noticed a slowdown in posts. Second only to setting up a proper trading system, managing emotions is the most important aspect of discretionary trading.  And the system is there in part to manage those emotions. I hate drawdowns and when they happen, it's hard to talk about it and be transparent about … Continue reading Equity update – 12/7/2017

Forgive yourself

Bad trades happen. Especially at the beginning, if you haven't mastered your emotions and your ability to exit when you said you would, a losing trade can turn into a bad trade.  A losing trade isn't a mistake.  A mistake is when you break your own rules. And that's a bad trade.  Again, those happen. … Continue reading Forgive yourself