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So far Chris Lee has created 34 blog entries.

The Simplest Forex Trading Secret

Success with trading isn’t complicated.

It’s simple.

Not easy, but simple.

Too often though, the Shiny Object Syndrome leads us to chase distractions that lead us further away from what we want.

The thrill of something new encourages us to abandon clear thinking and […]

By |2019-06-29T07:25:56+00:00June 29th, 2019|Philosophy|8 Comments

Keep Showing Up

In the only sport that has both men and women competing with each other, Julie Krone is the most successful woman jockey in American horse racing history.

I don’t know much about the horse racing, but after reading a few articles […]

By |2019-06-27T06:44:30+00:00June 27th, 2019|Mindset|7 Comments

Understanding Leverage In Trading

Without leverage, currency trading would be practically pointless for most retail traders.

But while it’s one of the most important distinguishing characteristics of retail Forex trading, I find that many retail traders are still in the dark about how leverage actually […]

By |2019-06-26T06:27:00+00:00June 26th, 2019|How To|2 Comments

How Much Money Can I Make Trading Forex?

Beginner traders commonly ask, “How much can I make from trading?”

$500 per month? $2,000? $10,000 or more?

Theoretically speaking, the answer is “As much as you can handle”.

Sounds good? Well… not quite.

You see, in practice this question has little significance because […]

By |2019-06-24T05:48:09+00:00June 24th, 2019|Mindset|4 Comments

MetaTrader 4 Shortcuts

Just the other day, I was talking to another trader who uses the MetaTrader 4 platform, and was surprised to learn that he didn’t know about the in-built shortcut keys!

Personally, I like the MT4 trading platform a lot, and use […]

By |2019-06-22T05:04:47+00:00June 22nd, 2019|How To|19 Comments

The Truth About Why Retail Traders Fail

Recently, a new trader asked me: “What’s the biggest mistake amateur traders make?”

I paused and thought for a moment.

While amateur traders often make mistakes, I’ve never had to consider what the BIGGEST mistake was.

“Is it poor money management?” he continued.

I […]

By |2019-06-20T03:55:17+00:00June 20th, 2019|Mindset|11 Comments