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Old 04-03-2016, 14:13
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5 Beginner Forex Traders Common Mistakes.

All novice Forex traders tend to commit a few common mistakes and harbor similar delusions about trading in the online Forex market. Following are some of the most common ones.

Lack of Proper Money Management.
Probably the biggest mistake of Forex traders. They are not managing their money. Thus increasing the risks and losing out on profits. Forex traders should always follow a proper money management strategy. That way they can limit the risks and maximize their earnings. Applying a good and proper money management system is critical. Sometimes even more important than choosing a winning trading strategy. It has more influence then using accurate entry and exit points for your position.

Trading Without a Specific Method. The dumbest thing forex traders do is not following a particular trading system. You donít need to guess market movements. Forex traders have the privilege of developing a specific trading method by choosing proper analytical tools. Experienced traders use many trading tools. They use charts, trading signals, technical indicators, and economic news. That way they can easily identify trends and entry and exit levels. Using an OK method is better than not using at all. Using a good trading method is much better.

Expecting Too Much Too Quickly. Although forex traders may get high returns, itís certainly difficult to do so without taking high risks. A forex trader must not expect too much too soon. He should manage his risks in order to have a better chance of being successful over time. Itís a long distance race. Not a sprint. Be realistic and put yourself long term goals. Then, divide it to short term targets.

The Analysis Confusion. Big confusion. There is a virtually unlimited number of forex websites that offer trading tools. They offer trend analysis, systems and software. Some of them are good, some not. Some offer some ďmagical solutionsĒ. Those can confuse and distract a trader. One must choose a particular set of tools and systems. Then, to be focused and utilize them properly.

Making Trades Impatiently. A very common mistake. Impatience is another trait that can cost forex traders in the beginning. The excitement of trading can lead to many mistakes. Hence traders should always look forward to gain experience while starting instead of being impatient. Eventually being patience pays. Do it.

The best way for you to avoid these mistakes is to take time to educate yourself properly. Only once you have the experience and knowledge, you are ready to start live trading. So take your and avoid these mistakes. By doing so, you will put yourself in a much better starting position. Good luck!.



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Old 15-06-2016, 02:49
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Emotions like fear, greed etc should be set aside while trading otherwise you will never knew when you have blown your account. I guess emotions contributes around 70 % of your success rate in addition to money management skills.
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It is very important to learn stay cool and emotionless while trading in the Forex market. Emotions is what kills your profit. When your own real money are involved in the game, you become very sensitive to every market movement and can make mistakes while opening or closing a trading position in a wrong time. As market is moving all the time it is crucial to learn and to know when to enter the market and when to leave it.
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Old 14-07-2016, 23:51
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Yes, it is. By and large traders in particularly the newcomers chose their trading broker with emotions and they fall a trouble when trading. So, we have to choose our trading brokers in cool mind, because the broker can affects the result of our trading with certainly.
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There is one common mistakes which the beginners do and that is the hurry in completing the demo trading. I believe that one should do the Demo Trading atleast for around 6 to 8 months.
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Quite a nice article. It would be very much beneficial for the newbies to get familiar with those mistakes and avoid it.
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This is really good article, I learnt a lot from the latest Freshforex webinar, and I'm looking forward to learning a lot from the next webinar on 31st October
"The 4 stages of the markets every Beginner Trader Needs to Understand"
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