We sit down with Dan Ushman of TrendSpider to discuss his journey building an innovative new technical analysis charting tool and his experience being a long-time Hashtag Investing member.Read More
Tell us a little about your background and experience with investing. How did you get started and what was your journey like?
I started investing in cryptocurrency at the beginning of 2017, I am now a cofounder of a startup teaching others about cryptocurrency and the uses of blockchain technology.Read More
Hi JR Ewing! Would you be able to tell us how you got started in stock investing?
I first started as a passive investor back in early '95. I had just finished up several years of military service after graduating from college several years earlier, and was just starting my career - my first "real" job. My Godfather gave me a magazine article that wrote about how one could become a millionaire in several decades by putting away $100 a week into the stock market, assuming of course that you would get the rate of return the markets had averaged over the years. Because my Godfather was a self made millionaire who retired when he was still fairly young, I listened to him.Read More
Hi iv_trader! Would you be able to tell us how you got started in stock investing?
I started trading stocks in a retirement and TFSA Accounts in my early 20's and started trading options after the 2008 pullback, looking for other solutions that would allow for profit in a bear market.
What is your current investing style? What kind of returns are you seeing?
I trade options actively approx 500 contracts per month. I trade neutral beta weighted against SPX. so some positions are bearish , some are bullish, and some are neutral but I keep theRead More