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You don’t need an economics degree to buy into the share market. From the basics of the stock exchange to the golden rules of trading, Dale shares his knowledge on the ABC of share trading.

There are numerous ways to create wealth, and share trading can be one of the simplest and most cost-effect ways to get started. Just about anyone can use the share market to ...

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Image for the post titled as How to Become a Full-Time Trader

Some time ago, I received an all too familiar phone call. It was a gentleman who had been trading the stock market. Having made some money, he told me he was going to take six months’ long service leave and trade options in an effort to become a full-time trader so he would not have to go back to work.

Other than reading a couple of books, he had no education in the stock ...

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Image for the post titled as Timing the Stock Market - Debunking the Myth

Accepting the mantra that time in the stock market is more important than timing the stock market is probably the single greatest downfall of any investor wanting to beat the market average. The public is often cautioned through advertising slogans about the perils of market timing, but time in the stock market is probably the most perpetuated myth in the financial services ...

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All stock markets are made up various sectors, ranging from Information technology to Materials. You may have come across the term GICS, which is an acronym for the Global Industry Classification Standard, which is the standardised classification system for equities.

There are 11 different sectors in total that stocks are classified into, which includes: Consumer ...

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Image for the post titled as The Power of Compound Interest

Albert Einstein once said compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it...he who doesn't...pays it. Compound interest is the most powerful forces in the universe. It is hard to argue with Einstein, as the power of compounding interest really is one of the most useful tools investors have.

Warren Buffett famously stated that ...

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