The Traders Journal

Here, Try On These Investor Goggles, They'll Help You See A Path To Profits

by Grayson Roze

In a recent moment of self-reflection, I was forced to arrive at the conclusion that I do not view the world the same way that many others do. In fact, more specifically I was forced to arrive at the conclusion that I do not view the world the same way that billions of others do. Yep. Billions. The interaction that spurred such a startling conclusion came two weekends ago. I spent my Saturday and Sunday at the Seattle MoneyShow, a two-day financial extravaganza that brings unique joy only to stock market geeks like me. Alongside a wonderfully stacked list of insightful speakers, Gatis Read More 

The Traders Journal

Climb a Mountain, Beat The Market: What The Mountaineers "Essential 10 Checklist" Can Teach You About Investing

by Gatis Roze

The mountaineers “Essential 10 Checklist” is seared into the memory of every serious hiker and climber. Why? Because it may literally determine life or death. Similarly, every investor's financial life or death is determined by what I am calling the “Investors Essential 10 Checklist”. Both checklists are comprehensive. Both checklists suggest that forgetting any one of the ten can kill you. So put-on your investor’s hat and your hiking boots, and let me take you through these checklists for the sake of your well-being, safety, survival and future financial prosperity. Read More