Investing since 82. Felt the pain of the 87 and 00 crashes. All fiat money is subject to devaluation. Most trading is now done by HFT-bots trading among each other.
Over 25 years experience as a networking geek. Now am a network security geek.
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l/s trend follower (weekly/monthly entries/exits w/etfs, high rated ibd stocks)...hunt big trends...mma, working out...best advice i've gleaned..."an opinion is not a position; a position is not an opinion", @peterlbrandt (5/3/11 in a blog post)
I am about to retire from software architecture and gradually move to trading stocks and options. I do enjoy software development and admit trading can be depressing some times...we'll see :) BTW I used to be kid 45 years ago...
Disabled,Architect/pre-T.B.I,34y/o MISSION: learn to invest/obtain funds,start foundation for T.B.I patients, provide financial power,allow the mentors&family to rehab together with patient."A hidden disability shouldn't mean less support"