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$475K Custom TopStep Combine. Trading 35 contracts by Cheery-Boga

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This is my trading objective for my custom combine with @:

Account Size: $475,000
Duration: 30 days
Max Position Size: 35
Daily Loss Limit: $6,500
Max Drawdown: $10,500

Profit: $19.500
Refund/Rollover Limit: $6,500

I also have the following rules to follow, just to spice things up:

I agree to:

Trade only the required number of days (10 or 20 trading days in 30 or 60 calendar days, resperctively)*

Always implement stops with an open position

Only trade permitted products, during the permitted times

Achieve an Average Net P&L greater than $0 for each product traded

Achieve an overall Winning Day percentage of 55 or greater

Ensure my Largest Losing Day will not hit or exceed my Daily Loss Limit

Ensure my Account Balance will not hit or exceed my Trailing Max

Drawdown (Account Balance High - Max Drawdown = Trailing Max Drawdown)

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I trade Price Action using Supply and Demand Zones with Japanese Candlesticks.

I am a discretionary trader and I go as "Cheery-Boga" in the Squawk Radio. Eddie, the broadcaster, is da BOMB. It's a free service and I invite you to the room. Come say, "hi!".

I like my freedom, so I only trade the Pit hours.

I use NinjaTrader platform.

This is my first combine and I've given TsT about $800.00 as a deposit. Although, the screenshot says that I have ten days; I actually have 30-days to complete the mission.

I've only started learning about this thing called, "Futures Trading", on 3 January 2014.

I've taken copious notes and spent countless hours reviewing videos by my Guru, Gabriel Brent.

I've promised to gift him a TESLA (Black Exterior with an all-Red Interior) sedan, when I generate my first $3MM. This will be my homage. Watch and See!

Gabriel Brent is truly the best Futures teacher around. I'm a native New Yorker and this man has humbled me.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to your input, my fellow traders.

Yours,

Cheery-Boga

(that's how you phonetically pronounce my surname, in case you were wondering the etymology of my handle-name)

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Hi Cheery-Boga,

Good luck with your combine. Once you pass the combine and get funded as a TST trader, what will beyour trading limit?
$475,000?

I like that you have choosen a custom combine to fit your trading style.



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Hi Cheery-Boga,

Good luck with your combine. Once you pass the combine and get funded as a TST trader, what will beyour trading limit?
$475,000?

I like that you have choosen a custom combine to fit your trading style.

Thanks for the well wishes, MfBreakOut!

Their rules are very simple. Once you successfully challenge their combine, you become a funded trader and trade the EXACT SAME account size and instrument/products that you traded during the combine - as a combine recruit. Nothing changes.

Of course, if you fail the combine....you also loose the deposit. In my case, 800 nachos.

There is a middle step that's added between becoming a combine graduate and a funded trader. It's called, " Live Trader Prep". It's another combine that TsT subjects anyone, who they feel didn't have a high K-ratio, or had very little consistency. You must trade for ten days and the objectives are lax compared to the one you challenged. They wanna make sure that they're funding a consistent trader and not a cracker-jack.

I use TraderVue and it automatically calculates my K-ratio.

Even though, I plan on having a K-ratio over 3.0 (2.0 is their bare minimum), I FULLY intend to volunteer for their Live Trader Prep "in-between stage" prior to trading live. Why? Because I've never in my 42-years (43 years young on 12 September 1971) have ever traded anything on any exchange. I want to be completely acclimated to this environment, before I actually put real nachos in play.



I hope this helps,
Cheery-Boga

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Here is a screenshot of my trading days, since Monday; 8 September 2014.

I felt ill on Sunday and plowed thru to my trading desk on Monday feeling like crap. I totally ignored the signals that my body was firing off and as a result, it was reflected on my PnL. I lost $3,778.00 after commissions. WoWZA! What a way to get the week started. Right?

I took Tuesday completely off. I did turn on my laptop to listen to RollTide's Newest Funded Trader interview, but I could barely keep my eyes opened and my body was shaking in chills. I broke the fever a few hours later.

Today, Wednesday, I felt a lot better and I've gotta tell you. I love that feeling when you can blow your nose and a whole lot of snot comes pouring out of your nostrils. It's soooo liberating. Now, I have post-nasal drip and that's mildly irksome.

I traded today and earned over $4K. As a result, I'm net positive 200 nachos, for the week. Whew! I'm glad that I recovered, quickly, and I'm so happy to be back in square one.

Look at screenshot and see how much time....how long I kept my winning position over my loosing position, today. I'm very proud of that feat, traders! I find that it's easy to get stopped out, but to let your runners run is an act of faith.


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I ALMOST BLEW UP, This Morning!

The gory details:

I was bucking the trend on Crude, from the open, and *almost* blew up my combine account. $14.00 short of hitting my daily loss limit is what saved my phat ass. I miscalculated, originally, and thought I blew it altogether. I am happy to announce that I learned a few things, this week:

Number #1: Don't trade when you're not feeling well. I'm still experiencing upper, respiratory congestion. Woke-up with an unmitigating headache and still traded. WTF? Nobody put a gun to my head and *forced* me to trade.

UPDATE: I went straight to bed, after the day session, and I'm feeling so much better. I'll monitor my fever, overnight. It appears that it's broken, since I'm sweating as if I'm sitting inside an Indian Lodge Teepee.

Number #2: Don't be influenced by others in the Beaver Dam, my virtual trading room. Do your own due diligence, even when your the hostess with the mostess.

FYI: the Beaver Dam is an AdobeConnect room, where I record my stream of consciousness, while I trade. It's open to the public, on the first Tuesday of each month.

Traders, if you expected me to have excuses or use scape goats, think AGAIN. There are no hostages and no victims, in the Trading game. I *almost* lost this combine, because of ME. Me. Me. Meeeeee.

Thank you, Big Mike from futures.io (formerly BMT)! Our private chat really helped me, today. I LOVE YOU, my brother and I solemnly promise not to add anymore of my affiliate links on your site. Thanks for not banning me, again, for that misguided transgression.

In spite of having a disastrous trading day, I'm feeling happy! Tomorrow is my Birthday and I'll be 43 years young. Haha! What a great feeling to be alive and kicking!

I love my life! What else is possible? How does it get any better than this?

Attached is my daily dashboard from TsT:


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Remove the self promotion from your image.

Martha -- STOP PROMOTING YOUR BUSINESSES ON futures.io (formerly BMT). NO SELF PROMOTION!

This is the third and last "final, final, FINAL" warning. And you will not be able to come back after you are banned this time, period, for ever. I cannot understand why you would purposely advertise your site moments after I last told you not to do tihs! NO SELF PROMOTION!

And don't try to tell me it's free, that website is an affiliate link and you and I both know it. ENOUGH!

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Remove the self promotion from your image.

Martha -- STOP PROMOTING YOUR BUSINESSES ON futures.io (formerly BMT). NO SELF PROMOTION!

This is the third and last "final, final, FINAL" warning. And you will not be able to come back after you are banned this time, period, for ever. I cannot understand why you would purposely advertise your site moments after I last told you not to do tihs! NO SELF PROMOTION!

And don't try to tell me it's free, that website is an affiliate link and you and I both know it. ENOUGH!

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Done!

Mike, sometimes I've been accused of "not being the brightest colored-crayon in the box".

Thanks for your infinite patience with me.

You're truly a gentleman.

Best,
Martha

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As you've said before you have never traded before. Why do you think you are qualified to trade 35 contracts? To me that is a bit like given a 14 yr old with a learners driving permit the keys to a Ferrari. How could you possibly expect to be able to trade at that size?

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As you've said before you have never traded before. Why do you think you are qualified to trade 35 contracts? To me that is a bit like given a 14 yr old with a learners driving permit the keys to a Ferrari. How could you possibly expect to be able to trade at that size?

Your metaphor is interesting, because I've actually seen a 14-year old drive a Ferrari better than most people I know:



To answer your question, though, I don't have to have any special qualifications to trade 35 contracts.

What I need is to hone my mental skills, FOLLOW my trading plan and improve my listening skills. My body was screaming to stay home and relax, this week. Did I listen? Just look at my PnL.

I do have a good trading methodology, TTurner86. I also don't go all-in with 35 contracts, on any one trade.
I've been starting with ten cars and scaling out as my ATM profit targets are reached. I've already emailed @NinjaTraderabout adding more targets on their ATM strategy, but we'll see.

For me, it's nice NOT to have to trade 35 cars. It's a privilege not a right to have the ability to trade 35 cars. Having that ability does help me feel, like I've got reserves on my account that I may never have to touch, unless I see an excellent opportunity and at the point, I'll just add to my winning position by averaging in. It's a technique, which I'm just learning how to implement.

Tomorrow, I plan on starting with three contracts and digging myself out of this abyss. It may take a week to recover, but I'll get my account back to green. I did it the second day on three trades using ten contracts. After today's festivities, I rather build-up my mental capital, before trading ten cars again.

Hope this helps / MC

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Hi MarthaChiriboga,

Your enthusiam is off the charts . Well done. My only recommendation will be to cut down size. Your daily goal is around
$2400. That should be achieved with 4-6 lots per position maxium.

Just my 2 cents. Your trading style may be different , so it may not be off any value to you.

I know some traders who trade 100, 200 contratcs size, but their trading limit is up there with a daily loss limit of $150K and they are looking to clear 50-100K/day. $50/100K on surface looks a BIG number but it's only .25 to .5% of trading capital with 1.5% of it at risk. There are very few days where a situation calls for to load it up. It's good to have lots of DRY POWDER handy and ready.

NOTE: I see your previous post that you are not loading up all at one time, which is great.But based off your trading account size and daily goal, you really have to use a small portion of your equity to achieve your goals and when set up is CLEAR as WEST PALM BEACH day light, load it up.



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Hi MarthaChiriboga,

Your enthusiam is off the charts . Well done. My only recommendation will be to cut down size. Your daily goal is around
$2400. That should be achieved with 4-6 lots per position maxium.

Just my 2 cents. Your trading style may be different , so it may not be off any value to you.

I know some traders who trade 100, 200 contratcs size, but their trading limit is up there with a daily loss limit of $150K and they are looking to clear 50-100K/day. There are very few days where a situation calls for to load it up. It's good to have lots of DRY POWDER handy and ready.

NOTE: I see your previous post that you are not loading up all at one time, which is great.But based off your trading account size and daily goal, you really have to use a small portion of your equity to achieve your goals and when set up is CLEAR as WEST PALM BEACH day light, load it up.

It really means a lot that you're excited for me, MFBreakout; especially, since you have a legendary reputation, here on futures.io (formerly BMT). I think you're right and will dramatically reduce my trading size, until I get back in the green.

Just out-of-curiousity, MFBreakout, how did you discern my level of enthusiasm on this thread? That's interesting to me, because it belies in the ether.

Best / MC

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"Just out-of-curiousity, MFBreakout, how did you discern my level of enthusiasm on this thread? "

Just as in trading, i specilaize in reading tea leaves or at least try to.



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"Just out-of-curiousity, MFBreakout, how did you discern my level of enthusiasm on this thread? "

Just as in trading, i specilaize in reading tea leaves or at least try to.

I'd like to book an appointment, ASAP. You may replace Jasim the Great, the fortune teller who lives in the work/space building, down the block, and who gives me daily advise.

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I ALMOST BLEW UP, This Morning!

The gory details:

I was bucking the trend on Crude, from the open, and *almost* blew up my combine account. $14.00 short of hitting my daily loss limit is what saved my phat ass.


Of all the requirements in the Combine, I've always said the Daily Loss Limit is one of the few you can control. So you ended up $13-14 away from it.

I'd be interested in hearing the details. Was it your plan to trade that close to the DLL?

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Of all the requirements in the Combine, I've always said the Daily Loss Limit is one of the few you can control. So you ended up $13-14 away from it.

I'd be interested in hearing the details. Was it your plan to trade that close to the DLL?

Hi, KevinDog!

That's the thing....I got greedy and I got stubborn. Nothing. Absolutely NADA on my trading plan allows for that type of reckless behavior; including but not limited to trying out a new technique, called "averaging in". I broke all my rules. I'm also suppose to have stopped trading after having three consecutive losses. I'm suppose to exercise my cardiovascular system for at least 30-minutes, before the trading day and I haven't done that - at all - since I started the combine.

It's been a mess. I take full responsibility, KevinDog. On top of it all, I got a shingles outbreak that burned my skin to no end, the night before my combine started. That should've been my clue.

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Your metaphor is interesting, because I've actually seen a 14-year old drive a Ferrari better than most people I know:



To answer your question, though, I don't have to have any special qualifications to trade 35 contracts.

What I need is to hone my mental skills, FOLLOW my trading plan and improve my listening skills. My body was screaming to stay home and relax, this week. Did I listen? Just look at my PnL.

I do have a good trading methodology, TTurner86. I also don't go all-in with 35 contracts, on any one trade.
I've been starting with ten cars and scaling out as my ATM profit targets are reached. I've already emailed @NinjaTraderabout adding more targets on their ATM strategy, but we'll see.

For me, it's nice NOT to have to trade 35 cars. It's a privilege not a right to have the ability to trade 35 cars. Having that ability does help me feel, like I've got reserves on my account that I may never have to touch, unless I see an excellent opportunity and at the point, I'll just add to my winning position by averaging in. It's a technique, which I'm just learning how to implement.

Tomorrow, I plan on starting with three contracts and digging myself out of this abyss. It may take a week to recover, but I'll get my account back to green. I did it the second day on three trades using ten contracts. After today's festivities, I rather build-up my mental capital, before trading ten cars again.

Hope this helps / MC

Even at 10 contracts that is still too large for a novice trader. And to be honest based on your numbers you have traded 336 contracts across 19 trades. That comes out to around 17 contracts a trade. Not 10.

Do you understand the underlying value of the product that you are trading?

The approx value of a CL contract at current prices is $94000 a contract. So at 17 that is $1,598,000 in product that you are buying or selling on any given trade. Or in other terms 6.8 of those Ferrari 458's in that youtube video.

You are also buying and selling that product on a $500-$5000 'margin' (or good faith deposit).

Some of the best traders would have problems trading 10 cars of CL.

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Even at 10 contracts that is still too large for a novice trader. And to be honest based on your numbers you have traded 336 contracts across 19 trades. That comes out to around 17 contracts a trade. Not 10.

Do you understand the underlying value of the product that you are trading?

The approx value of a CL contract at current prices is $94000 a contract. So at 17 that is $1,598,000 in product that you are buying or selling on any given trade. Or in other terms 6.8 of those Ferrari 458's in that youtube video.

You are also buying and selling that product on a $500-$5000 'margin' (or good faith deposit).

Some of the best traders would have problems trading 10 cars of CL.

I see that may be the average, but I promise you that I never entered any one trade with more than ten cars. I did ADD to them, with something called, "averaging-in", which I learned how to do on Monday. So, that's why the numbers are skewed.

$1.6MM is what I control in rental properties. That's not a lot of money, by my standards.

When you say, "Some of the best traders would have problems trading 10 cars on CL". Would you provide me with empirical data and not conjecture, please?

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$1.6MM is what I control in rental properties. That's not a lot of money, by my standards.

That may be the case, but you are doing that every 48 mins based on your stats. And at an avg of 6 trades a day at is $9MM a day.

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That may be the case, but you are doing that every 48 mins based on your stats. And at an avg of 6 trades a day at is $9MM a day.

Tturner,

Another trader, who knows my successful SIM history, sent me this message and I think it's apropos:

"....Do your own thing as you've been doing it! Follow your plan and trade the same way you've successfully been trading SIM, in practice for the combine. Don't change now as the most important thing is the consistency you've been having..."

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Tturner,

Another trader, who knows my successful SIM history, sent me this message and I think it's apropos:

"....Do your own thing as you've been doing it! Follow your plan and trade the same way you've successfully been trading SIM, in practice for the combine. Don't change now as the most important thing is the consistency you've been having..."

Then follow your plan. I know today is only one day, but you didn't follow your plan (avg in, etc) and it almost cost you the combine. The only other 'free' advice I will provide is to watch your trailing max drawdown. Your avg a loss of $2k a day at the moment, so within a day or two if you have the same performance you could hit that limit.

Also please understand that all comments I have made have been in good faith, I have no malice towards you and only wish you the best in trading like I do all other users of futures.io (formerly BMT). (Unless you are on the opposite side of my trade then we are sworn enemies ).

Overall I just believe you may be running a 10k marathon before you have learned to crawl.

**And a note about SIM. It is meaningless. It is good to learn a strat, how to execute your trades, and understand your platform. But it is not Live trading and will never compare. The combine is a step closer towards live.

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Then follow your plan. I know today is only one day, but you didn't follow your plan (avg in, etc) and it almost cost you the combine. The only other 'free' advice I will provide is to watch your trailing max drawdown. Your avg a loss of $2k a day at the moment, so within a day or two if you have the same performance you could hit that limit.

Also please understand that all comments I have made have been in good faith, I have no malice towards you and only wish you the best in trading like I do all other users of futures.io (formerly BMT). (Unless you are on the opposite side of my trade then we are sworn enemies ).

Overall I just believe you may be running a 10k marathon before you have learned to crawl.

**And a note about SIM. It is meaningless. It is good to learn a strat, how to execute your trades, and understand your platform. But it is not Live trading and will never compare. The combine is a step closer towards live.

I concur, Tturner86.

Thanks!

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Hi, KevinDog!

That's the thing....I got greedy and I got stubborn. Nothing. Absolutely NADA on my trading plan allows for that type of reckless behavior; including but not limited to trying out a new technique, called "averaging in". I broke all my rules. I'm also suppose to have stopped trading after having three consecutive losses. I'm suppose to exercise for at least 30-days, before the trading day and I haven't done that - at all - since I started the combine.

It's been a mess. I take full responsibility, KevinDog. On top of it all, I got a shingles outbreak that burned my skin to no end, the night before my combine started. That should've been my clue.

OK, so how will you prevent it from happening again?

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OK, so how will you prevent it from happening again?

Thanks for the accountability call, KevinDog.

I will do my cardio exercise for at least 30-minutes, before I start trading for the day. No exceptions!
Exercise is the only thing that gives me clarity, during my Pre-Market (PM) analyses and it's amazing how I've had my BEST trading days, when I give myself time to swim laps at my sparkling, pool or lift weights.

I will follow my trading plan to the T on all the other salient points.

Much appreciate you calling me to the carpet.

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Oops, I've stumbled into fairyland forest.

You're right. Move along.

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Good old Martha is back, spamming again as ever.

I would like to point out that there was absolutely no advantage of making your combine 3 times the max. size except you paid more for it. Even if you pass the Combine, they aren't going to let you trade 35 cars right away, you have to prove yourself twice more (LTP and building the cushion live) you will only be allowed to increase size after passing those hurdles.

But as entertainment value, this thread is A+, I am getting my popcorn.....

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Good old Martha is back, spamming again as ever.

I would like to point out that there was absolutely no advantage of making your combine 3 times the max. size except you paid more for it. Even if you pass the Combine, they aren't going to let you trade 35 cars right away, you have to prove yourself twice more (LTP and building the cushion live) you will only be allowed to increase size after passing those hurdles.

But as entertainment value, this thread is A+, I am getting my popcorn.....

Pedro40,

You are absolutely, dead wrong about what TsT will not let me do. This game is about sizing-up to a certain level. We are all here to improve our game. I'm personally not challenged by having the ability to trade 35 cars.

Did you read my earlier posts? I've already disclosed that I will happily volunteer to partake in the LTP. As a matter of fact, I think it should be 100% required by all combine recruits, who pass the combine, and have a winning probability of less than 75%.

I'm not a spammer, either. I'm a fanatic for spreading the message and the purpose my Guru has set forth. Anyone who wants to learn more, will need to simple google my name.

Make sure you get the non-GMO popcorn.

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I can't believe that Martha does not have some sort of marketing angle in this. I mean trading a ridiculous number of cars for a beginner to draw viewers to her thread, posting affiliate links (until Mike makes her remove them), and I heard that she runs a chat room on the side, or at least used to.....

 
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I can't believe that Martha does not have some sort of marketing angle in this. I mean trading a ridiculous number of cars for a beginner to draw viewers to her thread, posting affiliate links (until Mike makes her remove them), and I heard that she runs a chat room on the side, or at least used to.....

I've got to giggle at your skepticism, BeachTrader.

If you don't put in work, the commitment, the passion to what you do in trading, then you're not going to amount to anything. I can see that you pontificate without doing any due diligence with half-truths. That, to me, is being the ultimate sleaze bucket.

Responding to your thread isn't worth my time. I recommend that you return the favor and ignore this thread, altogether; especially, if you're not going to read each post.

Why should I defend myself, beyond what I've already stated? Does anyone read the entire threads, before jumping in?
Do you like the sound of your "voice"? It's inane.

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Pedro40,

You are absolutely, dead wrong about what TsT will not let me do.

Sure they do, but not right from the start, and that was my point:

"Once your account balance is greater than $10K, you can request more buying power. "

Here is their upscaling strategy:

Funded Trader: Scaling Plan ? Help & Feedback Center

And LTP is not voluntary, but pretty much mandatory. So once again, there was absolutely no advantage for you to make a custom combine for 35 cars. I am not sure why they let you do that, but I guess they thought: "Well, if the lady wants to swing, let her swing."

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Sure they do, but not right from the start, and that was my point:

"Once your account balance is greater than $10K, you can request more buying power. "

Here is their upscalling strategy:

Funded Trader: Scaling Plan ? Help & Feedback Center

And LTP is not voluntary, but pretty much mandatory.

The link, which you provided Predro40, is a quick "funded-account" roundup. It's NOT indicative of a custom combine - the title of this thread.

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I will try it for the last time:

It doesn't matter if you pass a 150K Combine or a 475K Combine, because after sucessfully passing the LTP, you will only get a 150K funded account, and you have to earn your right to trade bigger than 15 cars size. After you build a 10K cushion, you can ask for more cars. That is how it works.

So there is no point in customizing such a large Combine, unless you want some bragging rights. But since this is Sim so bragging is meaningless and in this case, costly...

 
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I also have the following rules to follow, just to spice things up:

This is my first combine and I've given TsT about $800.00 as a deposit. Although, the screenshot says that I have ten days; I actually have 30-days to complete the mission.

I've only started learning about this thing called, "Futures Trading", on 3 January 2014.

I've taken copious notes and spent countless hours reviewing videos by my Guru, Gabriel Brent.

I've promised to gift him a TESLA (Black Exterior with an all-Red Interior) sedan, when I generate my first $3MM. This will be my homage. Watch and See!


Well...I think I'm just going to lean back and relax while I'm looking forward how things will develop here and how you're doing on this extraordinary combine.

However, I wish you best of luck on your 'mission'!

"If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much." - Jim Rohn
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Excerpt from your trading plan:




Well...I think I'm just going to lean back and relax while I'm looking forward how things will develop here and how you're doing on this extraordinary combine.

However, I wish you best of luck on your 'mission'!

Seats are filling up fast

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I will try it for the last time:

It doesn't matter if you pass a 150K Combine or a 475K Combine, because after sucessfully passing the LTP, you will only get a 150K funded account, and you have to earn your right to trade bigger than 15 cars size. After you build a 10K cushion, you can ask for more cars. That is how it works.

So there is no point in customizing such a large Combine, unless you want some bragging rights. But since this is Sim so bragging is meaningless and in this case, costly...

I spoke with Conor, at TsT, and he advised against getting into these arguments as most people are not worth a response and anonymity does weird things to people. He confirmed that I will be funded with more buying power than a normal $150K funded account due to the Custom Combine that I negotiated.

Please continue to argue for YOUR limitations, not mine. The more people who post a response, the higher this thread stays on the board. So, thank you!

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Something to be said for doing it "My Way"..





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Something to be said for doing it "My Way"..





Best of Luck to you in the Combine.

Wolf



Swoon!

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First I want to wish you best Martha... on trying to pass your combine!

I have never tried it myself due to all the people I hear pass it only to get another test they must pass then I never hear from them again. I don't like ambiguous challenges...

I personally think your odds of success increase greatly with the ability to add in more contracts using (position sizing). I can sim trade the CL every day and make 5-20 k using 5-15 contracts. But when I have tried it with real money its like some one is sticking there hand inside my stomach and sqeezing my intestines. And with that kind of pressure its a loosing battle.
Its a lot harder with position sizing just using 1-2 contracts you have to have more perfect entries and exits and that takes a lot extra skill but not as hard to transition mentally to real money because a lot less is at stake. I personally trade Micro Forex and that is very easy to use position size adjusting in and not risk a lot if your having a bad day reading the market(great for beginner traders too).
I hope when you finally pass it you can somehow get over the real money pressure syndrome that keeps getting me with large size.


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Hi, KevinDog!

I didn't trade on Friday, because it was my national holiday. I posted that on my FB page, last Friday. See my profile.

When I do trade, I will post my TsT dashboard, Monday thru Friday, generally after 7nish (EST).

Thanks for asking!

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First I want to wish you best Martha... on trying to pass your combine!

I have never tried it myself due to all the people I hear pass it only to get another test they must pass then I never hear from them again. I don't like ambiguous challenges...

I personally think your odds of success increase greatly with the ability to add in more contracts using (position sizing). I can sim trade the CL every day and make 5-20 k using 5-15 contracts. But when I have tried it with real money its like some one is sticking there hand inside my stomach and sqeezing my intestines. And with that kind of pressure its a loosing battle.
Its a lot harder with position sizing just using 1-2 contracts you have to have more perfect entries and exits and that takes a lot extra skill but not as hard to transition mentally to real money because a lot less is at stake. I personally trade Micro Forex and that is very easy to use position size adjusting in and not risk a lot if your having a bad day reading the market(great for beginner traders too).
I hope when you finally pass it you can somehow get over the real money pressure syndrome that keeps getting me with large size.


Good Luck Quantismo

Trading can be so scary, at time.

That's why it's imperative that we share our thoughts, fears, insecurities, apprehensions in the open. This vulnerability is what keeps us accountable to ourselves. My goal is to make you feel more confident and more inspired to keep on going. So many times, we feel that it's just too hard to get through one more trading day. But now that you've met me....I hope to give you what my Guru has gifted me.

I anoint you with a full-dose of encouragement. I want it for you soooo much that it makes you want to bolt out of your deep slumber, keep learning....keep trading...keep improving – in spite of the belly ache. My guru gave me that paradigm shift. I want you to walk away from reading this thread and say, “Wow! Cheery-Boga is sexy-confident, fabulous, internally-grounded and impassioned about her trading life AND now, I AM the SAME way, too.”

I want you to spend time with me and the entire time that you're with me, I want you to be inspired by my strength and courage in facing every day and every struggle with a positive, mental attitude. Everything I do is to empower you. You. Youuuuu.

You need to be nuanced about your thinking and don't let your brain bully you. My path is the one you'll need to take, if you're doing BIG things. Be a creator!

A few words about the combine with TsT:

Challenge yourself!

Call Conor Meagan, and give him your credit card for the deposit. Every futures.io (formerly BMT) Elite member gets a discount to boot. His office number is: +1-312-212-0534. Tell him that “Cheery-Boga” referred you and that you want to do the exact, same custom combine as me. Remember, it's their equity partner's money that you'll eventually be trading, and NOT TsT money. @TopstepTrader is just a scouting and educational firm.

Since we are sure-footed in our trading methodology, we DO NOT have any issues with subsequent combines imposed upon us. Wouldn't YOU want the same, strict provisions in place for random strangers trading YOUR retirement funds? The LTP is a stepping stone to all our glory as traders! Your attitude for the LTP needs to be, “Bring it ON”.

Let's start a movement, together!

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Seats are filling up fast

SrgTroy,

Nonsense! There is always a front-row seat for everyone who reads my threads.

Release that scarcity mentality in life and in your trading.

Thanks!

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Did I miss something @Big Mike she is now a vendor with an open journal?

I came to ask how today went, and just noticed her new status.

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When I do trade, I will post my TsT dashboard, Monday thru Friday, generally after 7nish (EST).


How did Monday and Tuesday go?

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Even though it looks like I made a nice profit ($3,670), it was just too hard! Seriously, I was reenacting a scene from the movie, Shawshank Redemption. It felt like I was scalping, myself, out of the hole.

My goal is to reduce the number of trades that I take. Sometimes, though, I feel as though I'm trading my PnL. Does anyone else ever get that feeling?

Tomorrow is crude inventory day. After I locked 20-30 ticks of profits, the news did push the market further in my direction. Let's see what tomorrow brings me.

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Did I miss something @Big Mike she is now a vendor with an open journal?

I came to ask how today went, and just noticed her new status.

Tturner,

Since the plebeians have spoken and have wrongly accused me of spamming, I think I've been reported as a " vendor"

Let the record show that I'm in favor of absolutely everyone who is promoting either a trading system or coaching services, should PUBLICLY display their respective combine results.
More so as a testament of their system's validity! If a vendor or trading coach can't or won't show you their PnL, then insist that they challenge the combine and show you their @TopstepTrader combine results! If they won't or can't do it, don't buy their products or services. Period. Anyone can sound good or have a slick website, but Actionable Results are what matter.

It's no secret that I've been a cheerleader for one particular trading methodology, so my status has been changed to reflect that motive. I'm happy to represent - PA as it relates to S & D Zones on Multiple time frames - for ever and ever. Since I'm still a newbie, futures trader that has never, ever executed a LIVE trade on any exchange, I find the user-title amusing. I've already asked Big Mike to include my URL next to my new title, since I'm officially a "vendor".

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I find the user-title amusing. I've already asked Big Mike to include my URL next to my new title, since I'm officially a "vendor".

Problem is under futures.io (formerly BMT)'s policies Vendors are not allowed to have a journal. @PandaWarrior closed his when he was considering consulting/mentoring work. I just find it odd that as a 'vendor' your journal is still open.

Also, your posting of your 'affiliate link' on everything is why you are seen as a vendor. Not because of other's comments.

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Thanks for the clarification, but I removed my affiliate links as duly noted by everyone or I risked getting my membership revoked for a second time and I definitely didn't want that to happen.

So, now, I'm addled.

PandaWarrior, a market wizard, who is seeking to do consulting work. I recently became an elite member, in order to redeem the generous discount for my combine. There is a huge difference.

I trade using what I've learned from my Guru and I've shared the results, here - good or bad.

Big Mike, if it's easier for you to delete this entire thread, so be it. I don't want to be accused of breaking the TOS as that would be cited as "double jeopardy".

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Tturner,

Since the plebeians have spoken and have wrongly accused me of spamming, I think I've been reported as a " vendor"

Just to clarify my thoughts since I am one of the Plebeians in your mind (funny, I have never been called lower-class before) - perhaps I came on too strong in my original posting and I apologize for that but I was disturbed that you were posting affiliate links and Mike had to warn you a couple of times. The posting of affiliate links seemed counter to the experience of being a member of futures.io (formerly BMT). That's all. Other than that, I enjoy your enthusiasm.

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Hi, BeachTrader!

I wasn't talking about you, since you're an elite member of this futures.io (formerly BMT) community.

Next time that you're perturbed by anything I do, kindly send me a PM and I'll rectify it, ASAP.

I do value open communication. It helps with our throat chakras.

Love,
Martha

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Other than that, I enjoy your enthusiasm.



BeachTrader,

You're one of many who enjoys my enthusiasm.

Please stroke my ego and tell me what you mean.

I would appreciate that.

MC

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Thanks for the clarification, but I removed my affiliate links as duly noted by everyone or I risked getting my membership revoked for a second time and I definitely didn't want that to happen.

So, now, I'm addled.

PandaWarrior, a market wizard, who is seeking to do consulting work. I recently became an elite member, in order to redeem the generous discount for my combine. There is a huge difference.

I trade using what I've learned from my Guru and I've shared the results, here - good or bad.

Big Mike, if it's easier for you to delete this entire thread, so be it. I don't want to be accused of breaking the TOS as that would be cited as "double jeopardy".

I notified @Big Mike well in advance I was considering becoming a vendor after having been a member here for 4 years. I publicly noted I was considering doing this....all was above board and all rules were properly adhered to....I've subsequently decided not really pursue the whole vendor thing and have taken my website down and Mike has notified me I can journal again but have elected not to in order to make sure there is no appearance of promotion of any kind.

On the other hand, you joined and immediately began promoting your stuff.....I think everyone here is fine with someone being a vendor, but shameless self promotion isn't cool. I'm surprised your journal is still open.

I like your attitude about the rest though....I am following with a measure of interest......I hope you pass your combine.....

Take care.

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 MarthaChiriboga 
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Yes, PandaWarrior!

Indeed, I was guilty of shamelessly plugging my affiliate link, before I even read the fine print or became familiar with the culture in this community; however, I never requested to become a vendor.

I think BigMike might've changed my user-title for the sake of transparency. Perchance?

It depletes my energy to have to defend myself, over and over again. NOW I KNOW HOW BigMike FELT when he had to tell me a gazzillion TIMES to STOP the self-promotion. It must've been a PIA.

My professional apologies to the community and to BigMike. I doubly appreciate his patience with me. I love you, BigMike.

Thanks for your well wishes, PandaWarrior, and for subscribing to this thread.

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Yes, PandaWarrior!

Indeed, I was guilty of shamelessly plugging my affiliate link, before I even read the fine print or became familiar with the culture in this community; however, I never requested to become a vendor.

I think BigMike might've changed my user-title for the sake of transparency. Perchance?

It depletes my energy to have to defend myself, over and over again. NOW I KNOW HOW BigMike FELT when he had to tell me a gazzillion TIMES to STOP the self-promotion. It must've been a PIA.

My professional apologies to the community and to BigMike. I doubly appreciate his patience with me. I love you, BigMike.

Thanks for your well wishes, PandaWarrior, and for subscribing to this thread.

To clarify things a little, futures.io (formerly BMT) is extremely popular, and so we see hundreds of system vendors trying to pitch their stuff to naive newcomers, who have money to spend but aren't sure how to trade and who are vulnerable to being exploited.

Generally speaking, @Big Mike kicks them off in a hurry. futures.io (formerly BMT) is a place where people can get advice and help, and is meant to be safe, not a place where they are preyed upon because they don't know any better.

Whether you knew it or not, when you were plugging one guy's system at every chance you got, you did fit the profile of a predator looking for business. That's basically the reason you have met with so much skepticism about your motives. Maybe you actually weren't meaning to do that. No problem, then. But we see it almost every day from someone.

If in fact you want to participate in this forum in a helpful way, and to improve your own trading, you will be welcome and everyone will be pulling for your success. If you want to represent some particular method, and do so in an ethical way, within the rules, that will be cool, too. But the rules are there for a good reason and should not be messed with.

I don't mean to say that I think you are trying to do anything you shouldn't; I don't know, and am willing to assume the best. But I thought it might be helpful to clearly point out the reason for some of the skepticism you have met.

I do hope you do quite well, and pass this Combine and go on to further success.

Bob.

PS, you may not know this yet, but when you mention someone else, if you put an "@" sign in front of their user name, with no space, and spell their name exactly as they do, with the same capitalization, or not, and with the same spaces or not, then they will get an email telling them that you have mentioned them. Like this: @MarthaChiriboga . You should have gotten an email, and your name should be underlined and bold in this post. (If it doesn't show like that, you got the name wrong.)

Just a tip.

Good luck.

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I will post it for her from Facebook, because some people here like closures, and we as traders have to take the good with the bad and the ugly:

"I did it. I reached my stop loss for the day. Combine #1 done. My next one starts, next month. I'll continue to practice, though."

As much as your enthusiasm was entertaining Martha, the lack of logical approach (completely overpaid Combine, non-existing system) resulted in a non-surprising end. Also FOMC...

Final advice: next time try the cheapest Combine...

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Honestly, I hate to say it, but who among us did not see that one coming?

She had replied to a poster a few pages back and wondered "Just out-of-curiousity[sic], @mfbreakout, how did you discern my level of enthusiasm on this thread? That's interesting to me, because it belies in the ether."

I almost chirped in and mentioned that it was pretty clear to me what would happen to her in the Combine, but I hate being the "rain on your parade" guy, so I kept quiet.


But, let's turn this failure into something positive! To wit:

@MarthaChiriboga - before you try another Combine, I recommend passing at least 10 "fake" Combines. Trade to the Combine rules, but do it on a free simulator/emulator. Then maybe you can give a real Combine a try. And if your current "guru" can't help you pass, find a different guru, or a different method.

Passing the Combine is hard. Getting funded, and staying funded, is even harder. Think about it: if you were TST's equity partner, would you want a trader using your money who just started futures 9 months ago? I know I wouldn't.

Good Luck, and I hope you continue this trading journey.




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@MarthaChiriboga - before you try another Combine, I recommend passing at least 10 "fake" Combines. Trade to the Combine rules, but do it on a free simulator/emulator. Then maybe you can give a real Combine a try. And if your current "guru" can't help you pass, find a different guru, or a different method.

I have to agree with @kevindog... Pass a couple of "fake" combines and then you may be ready. Your guru should be more than willing to help since you are giving his method free promotion.

I too was hoping you would pass this on the first attempt . Your enthusiam and attitude was admirable , but the trading highway is littered with dead bodies from overly ambitious people with minimum experience. This is one of the few arenas you can play with the pros on day 1 and no one ever asks for your background , qualifications, experience, or skills.

Look at it this way.. you are only out $800.. Small price to pay to know you need more practice and improved skills.

Best to you as you move forward.


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Pedro40,

I'm flattered that you sought me out on FB. Thank you! Please hit the "Like" button, next time.

Went over my max daily limit and lost Combine #1 down in flames.

Today was a pervasively, stressful day!

When I put on 20-30 contracts, today, it reeked mental havoc on me and that's not acceptable. I actually felt a very, real feeling of fear – even when the trade was going in my favor! Ironic, isn't it? After I acknowledged the fear, I had to sit back and look at myself as a third person. I saw myself, my clothes, my surroundings, akin to having an out-of-body experience. That's the only thing that got me out of that gripping fear.

As I looked at myself, sitting on my desk looking at the computer....my emotions became neutralized. I got that tip from Dr. Tharp, a trading psychologist. That exercise helped me slow my heartbeat and forced me to take in deep inhalations; thereby, bringing more oxygen to my brain cells instead of my legs and hamstrings.

So, the first thing I will do from now on is trade a minimum of 15 contracts and then ratchet up. I WANT to acclimate to that position size, because I can do it. It's a mental game!

Thank you TsT for creating this combine exercise. It's worth every penny. As such, I've already pre-paid for my next combine ($850.00 USD) and it starts on Monday; 20 October, 2014.

I love having a risk manager in place, because I have a voracious appetite for danger. For example, I purchased this specific Groupon, because I LOVE jumping out of planes and dancing with the clouds like a Blue Butterfly.

I've decided to use the rest of the time practicing on the defunct combine account, even though, it's not eligible for funding. My intention is to see my equity curve rise. If my equity curve doesn't get a better K-ratio, then I'll postpone Combine #2, by another four weeks. I'm in no rush to loose $6K on a LIVE account. Thankfully I've got time on my side.

On other news....

Does everyone know that TopStepTrader is having another trading challenge using FOREX pairs, with a $3K prize pool? The first prize is $1,500!!!! The entry fee is $50.00 and here is the sign-up form.

Why settle for less? I've already paid $200 to possibly win 2,900 nachos, the top four prizes. Here is my email confirmation:



Of course, I've never, EVER *personally* traded Forex pairs, but I will partake in this contest, nonetheless.

Well, I did answer an ad, one day, and allowed a stranger to trade a Forex account for me. He lost 50% of my money. It was not the brightest thing to let happen, but I was smitten by his ad copy. The good news is that lesson only cost me $1K.

With this Forex challenge, there is no daily max loss limit, that means that I have a good chance of winning. On the last @TopstepTrader trading challenge, I did place ninth place out of 177 entries, on the penultimate day. I trust that price action will guide me as it interacts with supply and demand zones. Please join me in this trading challenge, traders! It's gonna be a lot of FUN!

“You think that the goal is to be over there, and we say the goal is the journey over there; the goal is the fun you have along the way on your way to over there.” ~ Abraham Hicks.

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...want to know:

1. If Martha is the face of a certain vendor, and according to Martha, no vendor should come here without at least passing the Combine, what is the obvious conclusion what we can draw from Martha's Combine result regarding that certain vendor???

2. How come Martha is running a subscription room analyzing the market when she never traded real money? And who subscribes to that room anyway?

3. Special Combine for $800??? (not really a question, just still can't believe it)

4. So when is the sequel, first week of October?

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