The Red Pill or the Blue Pill?

Taking the Redpill

So let’s have some fun folks! “You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes.” I’m sure most people are either familiar with the movie The Matrix or have heard the above quote. It’s an interesting premise I think. Let’s have a discussion and see how we can relate this to trading! To start with, I will just be open about my own personal frame of reference for all



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Fortune’s Formula

risk of ruin

Click cover for Amazon Click link below for The Book Depository Book Depository Link     Click cover for Amazon Click link below for The Book Depository Book Depository Link     These books talk a lot about probability theory and history. Beat the dealer is about Edward Thorp who developed a system to beat the casinos in Las Vegas playing blackjack. I got bored with it pretty quickly. I might return to it again some time. The casinos actually changed their rules as a result of this book. We can’t have the mug punters having an edge over the



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Against the Gods

trading is not gambling if you are smart

Click cover for Amazon Click link below for The Book Depository Book Depository Link     This book talks about the history of risk and all the giants who have stood on the shoulders of the person before them right up to today. I read this just for interest. It did tend to drag on a bit but was quite interesting for the most part. Originally posted 2017-05-04 15:43:56.



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Mark Tier

books and magazines help you trade

  Click cover for Amazon Click link below for The Book Depository Book Depository Link                 Interesting book talking about the world’s most successful investors who both have different investment strategies. Their mindset is of interest to all of us. Originally posted 2017-05-04 15:17:50.



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Chris Tate Books

trading education

Click Cover for Amazon Click link below for The Art of Trading at The Book Depository Book Depository Link     Chris Tate is Louise Bedford’s business partner at The Trading Game. I read this book when I enrolled in the Mentor Program in 2016. This book focuses on Money Management, Psychology of Trading, Risk, Technical Analysis, Preparing a trading plan. Chris has an almost daily blog on The Trading Game website. Chris is big on developing your own trading system that resonates with you and looking at the charts for yourself. Successful traders take the first signal their system



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