(1) Emotion has no place here. (2) If a trader is attempting to sell you how good they are at picking; they aren't good at picking or else the entity would have no need for such small revenues. (3) Do not trust anyone that has no skin in the game.
MBA, Entrepreneur, Protection of Capital including Profits is Priority #1. Favorite Strategy is 90%+ Probability of Success Weekly Option Credit Spread Iron Condors involving liquid underlying like AAPL, AMZN, GOOG, SPY, GLD, etc.