Which do you prefer? Normal job or Forex?

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  1. BitcoinKong11

    BitcoinKong11 Newbie

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    TBH I prefer my normal job(at the moment at least) as it is not as stressful and I know the guaranteed money is coming at the end of the month.
     
  2. harryfibo

    harryfibo Newbie

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    My thoughts exactly. I am a part time Forex Trader and that is what I will be in a long time. I don't think I need to quite my job to focus on Forex, unless Forex leads me to financial freedom eventually.
     
  3. BitcoinKong11

    BitcoinKong11 Newbie

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    Also it depends on your trading style and if you need to be by your PC all day or can set and forget.
     
  4. holly grunsell

    holly grunsell Trader

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    I much prefer forex as it fits in with my very busy daily life however i think you should 100% feel confident in what you are doing before you quit :)
     
  5. ScottCarsonMVP

    ScottCarsonMVP Newbie

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    I prefer trading as can be done in the comfort of my home : )
     
  6. Ervin Samue

    Ervin Samue Trader

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    A normal job is good for a simple life, no risk. Eat, sleep, travel, club, friend circle, everything you can enjoy.
     
  7. REB_FX

    REB_FX Trader

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    When I able to I will choose Forex :)
     
  8. walpants

    walpants Newbie

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    i would love to be a full time trader and maybe one day i will but certainly for now i will continue to do my day job :)
     
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  9. Uaredaty

    Uaredaty Trader

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    Decision should be made very carefully. Can you be 100% sure that you can support your living only from trading Forex? On the other side you can look for open job vacancies and be employed as a trader. This way you will have monthly salary and do trading
     
  10. DT77

    DT77 Newbie

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    Easy for me, Forex. Main reason is you can do it from anywhere in the world.
     
  11. igor707

    igor707 Newbie

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    Forex is really profitable if you learn the required knowledge and skills to make money from it otherwise better to stick with the normal job while learning to the skills needed in forex trading.
     
  12. ScottCarsonMVP

    ScottCarsonMVP Newbie

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    That's the main thing for me!
     
  13. 37riched

    37riched Trader

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    Until you can make a living out of it I think you should get a normal preferably more than average paying job to take all the risks along with it. It's good that you can make money from any point in the world. But you should be able to make them actually;) And it will take some time if ever happens.
     
  14. Ann

    Ann Active Trader

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    I prefer to have alternative sources of income besides Forex.Now I have more than a month there is no profit from Forex, even there are small losses. It's annoying because I have to live on the same salary. But if there was no salary, the situation would be difficult at all.
     
  15. walpants

    walpants Newbie

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    i would love to trade forex full time along with a few other things i do from home but i know im still a long way off that yet, so for now i stick to the day job and fit everything else in around it
     
  16. Ann

    Ann Active Trader

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    Imagine: you and other traders bring money to the dealing center. From this money dealing pays a salary to managers, analysts, dealers, the main boss who owns this dealing, for advertising...and a little to me, on the payment of profit. How does every trader hope to earn in this system? If everyone starts earning, then dealing will worsen trading conditions, so that most could not earn. Or close.
     
  17. TracyMorninge

    TracyMorninge Trader

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    I like my job and but forex is a great thing too.
     
  18. Sarn642

    Sarn642 Trader

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    I prefer a good combination of both anyway, something may fail along the way and you will really need the support being done here, so please make it possible for us to participate there. How is your own personal experience going on with that ?
     

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