Time to overcome some faults

Author: Adam Button | Category: Education

Lent for forex traders

Trading currencies probably isn't the most biblical activity but it's Ash Wednesday and that means the start of lent for the world's 2.2 billion Christians.

The tradition is to give up a vice from the start of lent until Easter to signify the 40 days Jesus spent in the desert.

I give up sugar in my coffee and tea but as a trader, it's a good time to try and kick a bad habit.

Overtrading? Revenge trading? Not journaling? Not reading enough ForexLive?

No matter what you believe, it's a great idea to try to build better habits. It could be something as simple as taking a deep breath, stretching out and counting to 10 before making any trade.

What are your ideas for some bad trading habits to break? Or some good ones to implement?