I have been trading since early 90's... Can't say I have done well because I haven't. Lost a lot... However, I have been on a couple of rides and experienced the rush... it is definitely addictive... that's why I am still here after all these years..
Developer who works with web applications used for product promotions responsible for tens of billions of dollars each year. Trade technically for short term holds as one of numerous hobbies. Curiosity is what drives me, my retention is mind blowing.