Play The Markets And Keep Your Day Job by Azeez Mustapha
Don’t Quit Just Yet
Not ready to be a full-time trader? Here’s a high-probability, part-time trading strategy that will help you master the markets before you commit to it full time.
To be a winning trader, you need to master a discrete edge. But how do you gain that edge, especially if you are a part-time trader? Whenever you analyze the markets objectively, each trade you make will be of some benefit. Some of the most competent analysts are able to pinpoint winning signals constantly and control risk. Your ability to sight winning conditions is what will make a world of difference.
CAN YOU TRADE AND KEEP YOUR DAY JOB?
Some traders — maybe you’re one of them — keep their jobs while using trading systems that allow them to trade on a part-time basis. Such traders would not use short-term strategies, since that would require that they stay glued to their screen most of the day. The trading systems that are well suited to part-time traders are usually longer term in nature.