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There is no 10,000 hour rule

Have you ever heard someone say they are “working toward their 10,000 hours?” I’m sure everyone reading this has heard of the “10,000 hour rule”: the idea, drawn from Malcolm Gladwell’s bestselling book Outliers, that it takes...

These things will happen to you

Trading is great—you’ll have no boss, can work whenever you want, and make boatloads of money! (Or so the email I got from a MLM forex scammer this morning tells me…) While there might be a grain of truth in all of this, there’s a bigger truth that’s often overlooked:...

The power of vulnerability

“I’m looking for a portfolio that will make about 20% a year but I don’t want any down years.” “Can you give me a hedging strategy with options that will protect me from all downside without limiting my upside and at zero cost?”...