Dr. Pipslow


5 Traits that Successful Forex Traders Share with Elite Athletes

With the news of Kobe Bryant hanging up his basketball shoes and retiring after an amazing athletic career, I couldn’t help but revive this classic article on the traits that successful forex traders share with elite athletes. Read more

Is There an Art to Understanding the Forex Market?

Being in sync with the forex market requires more than just technical knowledge and analysis, and mastering this art doesn’t simply happen overnight. Read more

Why You Should Embrace Your Forex Losses

Losing is inevitable in forex trading but instead of dumping one strategy after another, you should look at your losses closer to figure out how to improve. Read more

What is Trader’s Block and How to Avoid It

Ever heard of the term “writer’s block”? Well, this condition can apply to forex traders, too! Here are some tips on how to overcome it. Read more

3 Ways to Help You Take Demo Forex Trading Seriously

Some forex traders tend to take demo trading less seriously since there’s no real money on the line. Here are some exercises to help you stay focused. Read more

5 Most Common Mistakes Made by Newbie Forex Traders

Being a noob in forex trading ain’t easy so I thought I’d round up the common mistakes that beginner traders make in order to help you avoid them. Read more

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Opening a Live Forex Account

How do you know when you’re ready to let go of the training wheels and open a live forex account? Here are some questions you should ask yourself first. Read more

How to Deal with Frustration in Forex Trading

Forex traders are competitive by nature and it is precisely this characteristic that makes us vulnerable to being extremely frustrated with losing trades. Read more

Why You Should Forget That Perfect Forex Trade Setup

Forex trading is not the line of work you want to be in if you’re a perfectionist. Here’s why you should stop obsessing about finding that one perfect trade. Read more

4 Simple Ways to Prevent Recency Bias in Forex Trading

Recency bias negatively affects the way a forex trader analyzes the market, as it clouds his judgment and damages his decision-making skills. Here’s how you can avoid it. Read more

4 Stages of Loss in Forex Trading

Have you ever heard about the four stages of grief? Here’s how these can also apply in terms of dealing with forex trading losses. Read more

3 Simple Steps to Deal with Forex Trading Stress

Forex trading stress can wear you down if you’re not careful, so it’s important to know how to deal with it. Better take note of these simple steps to take. Read more

9 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Opening a Live Forex Account

If you think you’re ready to make the leap from demo forex trading to putting real money on the line, make sure you’re able to answer these questions first. Read more

Why Dedication Matters in Forex Trading

Forex trading, just like any other new skill or endeavor, requires intense dedication to achieve great things. The reality is that not everyone gets to tell their own success story. Read more

Wanna Take Your Forex Journal to the Next Level? Here’s How.

Having a proper trading journal is an important aspect of forex trading. Here’s how you can incorporate it in your routine and maximize its benefits. Read more