After 8 years trading part time, i quit my full time job in 2015 and I am now trading CL and NQ futures exclusively. Rule #1 - avoid trading in slow, consolidating markets. I try to take no more than 5-6 trades a day. Loving it so far.
Professional Trader and Mentor. Specializing intra-day moves on the Gold, Crude, Euro and E-Minis. I run a live trade room, opens @ 8:00am EST each day M-F. 800.381.2084 Skype: SchoolOfTrade
Swing trader, mostly crude. Worked in the aerospace industry as an engineer for almost 10 years before burning out and leaving. Trading is how I make my living but I spend the majority of my day woodworking, baking or gardening.