Its not about the money, its about planning for both possibilities and sticking to that plan without rationalizing. I call it how I see it. When I'm wrong I accept that reality, and find something else to be right about.
im 35. used to b stockbroker. have dversified portfolio, of all timeframes, disciplines, sectors & markets. intra-day, i play textbook & higest-quality technical & fundamental set-ups. i look for 3:1 Risk/Reward. stocks $10+, 500k+ daily volume.