Forex trading is not very difficult, but you need experience and trading strategy. In my opinion, market feeling, trading strategy, and trading mind are obtained through rich experience, include failure.
I don't know other countries, but in China paypal withdrawal fee is high, $35 each time, but now through skill in hotfroex, just very little fee required. Maybe it's the reason why many brokers don't support paypal?
I think Greece crisis will affect Eurozone and further globle economy, of course EURUSR will be involved, a fews days ago received one notification from hotforex about transaction warn about Greece, but I'm not sure the future movement.
Before my inital funds same like your, actually there are many brokers could meet your requirement, finally I select hotforex premium account, leverage is 1:400, aside from regular account they do have fixed spread swap free and zero account, but first make sure to read the tos to know how it...
The emotion just can be controlled, only EA can operate without any emotion. Strictly trading rules and follow it should be helpful. Also EA is useful to control emotion, provided that you can set up suitable parameters.
I don't think the broker that provide high bonus must be bad guy. Bonuses is only a marketing tool used to get newones to trade, and it's common rule in forex trading. Such as I choose hotforex, they provide bonuse to enrich my initial trading funds, so the point should be to find out and...
Many newbies suffer from lost in the beginning, they lack of experience and right trading mind, but forex trading is a long term buiness, and constant profit should be the target, so just control your risk as newbies and keep learning to improve it.
The mistake usually from the following factors: lack of knowledge and experience, bad mind, wrong trading strategy, poor brokers etc. Keep learning and reconsider trade histroy to find the real problem, and then improve it.
I like robot trading, it will liberate trader from computer, and also strictly follow trading strategy. But firstly we need to make sure our knowledge and programming are enough for robot trading, and need to keep pace with the times.