From the sound of what Anna Coulling writes on her incredibly informative website about forex trading, she is now trading forex full time and clearly doing well; but she did not start out making money from her first trade. Maybe she did not lose $1000 in her first 4 days of trading, but it is still encouraging to know that a woman who is currently enjoying success as a forex trader started with a similar story of losing money trading forex.
In Anna’s words:
I am now a full time online forex trader working from home, but started investing and trading nearly ten years ago. I began, because at the time I was working for someone in the industry, whose response, when I asked if he could explain something was, ” if I tell you that then you’ll know as much as me”. I took the decision there and then to learn for myself. I made many mistakes along the way, and wasted thousands on training courses run by so called experts. I have also lost money (and thus learnt how to trade safely the hard way)….