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How I Trade For a Living

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Makes my post at weekend ridiculous. Normally not bad at judging characters.

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I always thought there was something a little weird about the guy and am not surprised this happened. I kind of saw it coming. Never went to his room, just what I saw from his posts in other threads. Something just wasn't right.

Same here, just felt it. I still wanted to be proved wrong though. Maybe one day.

But in any case the real song remains the same - unless the method is your own you will never trade it anyway.

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Is anyone besides me having trouble accessing Page 45?

Clicking on it just jumps back to Page 44. Pages 44 and 46 are available, but not 45.

@Big Mike?

Bob.

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Is anyone besides me having trouble accessing Page 45?

Clicking on it just jumps back to Page 44. Pages 44 and 46 are available, but not 45.

@Big Mike?

Bob.

Yes, it's a very limited cookie issue. Open page 45 in an incognito window or a different browser.

Sorry, can't solve it until "new framework" is done.

Mike

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Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
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Is anyone besides me having trouble accessing Page 45?

Clicking on it just jumps back to Page 44. Pages 44 and 46 are available, but not 45.

@Big Mike?

Bob.

No, but for last half hour haven't been able to reply to a post, til now (using the app). Bit odd.

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Is anyone besides me having trouble accessing Page 45?

Clicking on it just jumps back to Page 44. Pages 44 and 46 are available, but not 45.

@Big Mike?

Bob.

BTW, a workaround for anyone experiencing this issue:

https://futures.io/trading-journals/40318-how-i-trade-living-45.html?a

Click that link. It just appends ?a to the query string in the URL, to get around the cookie caching issue.

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

Need help?
1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first.
2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses.
3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make.
4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance.
5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers.
6)
Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

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Cookie catching...

wldman volunteers to catch all the cookies you can throw. Beautiful photos BTW @Big Mike.

 
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nice one @Big Mike!
good to know you're out there

Consistency over time
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Is anyone besides me having trouble accessing Page 45?

Clicking on it just jumps back to Page 44. Pages 44 and 46 are available, but not 45.

@Big Mike?

Bob.

Page 45 is a haunted page, like the 13th floor in some buildings.

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Well this is quite a bummer. Was looking forward to more of his posts, and possibly his room. Alas, maybe Big Mikey got rid of a bad seed before he could plant more badness?

I haven't looked through enough of rock's posts to know exactly what he was on about...Was going to but have not had the time. Okay, on to the next one! Thanks Big M for your spidey-sense!


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