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Despite what the YouTube ads would have you believe, real trading is HARD. For the vast majority of people, investing in a long term portfolio of diversified assets will beat trading income hands down.

To make it worse, the trading education space is full of dodgy characters. It can be hard to know whom to trust, and whom to run far away from.

I have spent hundreds of dollars of my own money testing various mentors and services, and I have seen the good, the bad and the ugly.

Is education worth it?

A good mentor can shortcut literally years of learning. …

By now you have heard the news — Bitcoin futures are launching this December, bringing in a wave of institutional money. Futures add an air of legitimacy the cryptocurrency space — a space many have considered to nothing more than a bubble or passing fad.

But the big question everyone is wondering is : What will futures do to the price of Bitcoin?

(P.S. If you don’t yet know what futures are, check out my other article “The 5 minute guide to Bitcoin Futures”)

The general feeling in the air is one of euphoria — with futures comes a wave…

Big Money is here. Is Bitcoin Ready?

Confused about Bitcoin Futures? You are not alone.

That’s why I have put together a 5 minute guide that will tell you everything you need to know to understand Bitcoin futures.

What are futures?

Normally, when you buy something, the transaction is “settled” immediately. I give you 5 dollars, you give me a three eggplants and we are done. A futures contract is a little different — instead of settling now, we agree to settle at a specific time in the future, for a specific amount.

A futures contract has two parts — the price, and the date of delivery.

So if I…

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So you want to be a trader? You want to test your skills in this grand game of chess that plays out on the daily charts? Welcome to the hardest game on earth.

The potential rewards are immense. New crypto-millionaires will be made this year.

But it won’t be easy. Only those who choose to master their craft will survive.

Famous arctic explorer Ernest Shackleton, recruiting for a dangerous journey to the north pole, said this:

“ Men wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold, long hours of complete darkness. Safe return doubtful. …

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As I write this, Bitcoin has just made a new all time high. I think we may see $25,000 per Bitcoin in the next 2 years.

We are in one of the greatest bull markets of all time. And a lot of people are going to lose money. As in, get completely rekt.

Let me explain.

You see, the market conspires to take your money. It does this by playing on your psychology in nearly irresistible ways, enticing you to make exactly the wrong move at exactly the wrong time.

No one is immune.

The main purpose of the stock…

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