Betfair shares soar 15% in London on Q3 earnings, trading at 20£ per share. http://t.co/NyJHoG0ACn pic.twitter.com/6jgFxJQQUy — Jim Makos (@JimMakosCom) March 5, 2015
Spending the whole week on forex trading, the market taught me some lessons the hard way. Hopefully, they will make me a better trader, and so will you.
Whether you see yourself as a gambler or investor, or a little of both, it’s essential not to fall in love with your choices. So, what do we mean by this? Well, it’s a strange form of confirmation bias that affects people who trade, gamble or invest for a living. This is when you’ve selected… Continue reading
EUR/USD hasn’t closed at 1.3350 or lower for a year. While that may be a good reason to trade long, forex trading is also about having a plan for exiting.
Arbitrage betting is an almost risk-free way of betting on sports. Arbitrage trading is likewise an almost risk-free way of trading any kind of financial instrument. Noticed the word “almost”? That is because you still stand to lose some money. And that is not the worst thing it can happen in arbitrage. But let’s just… Continue reading
It can be discouraging to see a near-empty bank account or a pile of debt staring back at you when you’re considering investments you want to make. Fortunately, there are a number of simple ways to help you save money to start investing.
There are all kinds of investing you can do online and if you have been a regular reader of my blog, you should have learnt by now that I consider internet gambling, such as online poker or sports betting, an investment like forex or stock trading. In my last post about how video games have… Continue reading
How does video gaming relate to investing or gambling? Actually it doesn’t but video games have helped me become a better investor either by playing games related to finance or gambling, or by taking a break from a stressful investing session. Apart from being a relaxing experience that can help me blow off steam, I… Continue reading
Do you really need a business plan when investing online? I thought I didn’t, until my way of living interfered with my investments and severely affected the efficiency and results of my investing. Yesterday I discussed how to fit online investing in your daily schedule and towards the post’s end I suggested making a plan… Continue reading
I love waking up in the early morning and begin investing right from the start of the day. The mind is clear, I am well rested and eager to spot the first investing or gambling (for many) opportunity that will set the ball rolling for the day. Now I understand that is not the case… Continue reading
I have been making money investing online over the past decade by trading, playing online poker, betting on sports, blogging and playing blackjack at casinos! Investing in casino games was how I first got into gambling and it’s the only investment that was not carried out online. I then moved on to online trading for… Continue reading
Since I started trading stock markets overseas, I faced the problem of trading on the move. Online trading is just a part of online investing though, since online betting and poker can be done outdoors as well. The past few weeks I keep searching for the best mobile solution, so that I can keep track… Continue reading