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How to start trading?

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How to start trading?
by John Staple - Monday, July 5, 2021, 12:26 PM

How to trade stocks
  1. Open a brokerage account.
  2. Set a stock trading budget.
  3. Learn to use market orders and limit orders.
  4. Practice with a virtual trading account. 
  5. Measure your returns against an appropriate benchmark.
  6. Keep your perspective. 
  7. Lower risk by building positions gradually. 
  8. Ignore 'hot tips'