FAQs

Frequent Apprentice Question

Q.1) I want to trade on multiple timeframes, can you teach me?

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If you are looking to trade on multiple timeframes (TFs), then the MA courses should fill you in on what you’re looking for. I personally look at S&R on weekly, daily, 4 hour and hourly charts. Once you understand how … Continue reading

Q.2) What is the unique selling point of the Pro Apprentice?

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I believe the area that you will really benefit from the Pro course is that you learn to create your own trading system. It is trough learning how to build a system where you will truly learn how to differentiate … Continue reading

Q.3) Will I get Real Time tutorials?

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You will get market set ups as part of your learning development. However, I do not provide real time tutorials as I do not intent to spoon feed any one. Market Apprentice is designed so that traders are allowed to … Continue reading

Q.4) What is the format of the Course material?

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The course format is similar to the Beginner’s Corner but you’ll get a lot more videos. You will also get tasks that are embedded in the videos. As I write this FAQ (June 2014), I have got about 40+ videos … Continue reading

Q.5) I have traded in the past. Can I skip the Smart Apprentice course?

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You are probably right that some of the smart contents will not be suitable for you and the pro course is really what you are looking for. Unfortunately, I made the Smart course a compulsory course because, if everyone starts … Continue reading

Q.6) How much money can I make in Trading?

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The correct answer to this is – this is really up to you, it depends on what you want and what your risk appetite is. Nonetheless, some of you might not have traded in the past or are completely new … Continue reading

Q.7) What do you (Alwin) usually trade?

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Personally, my favourites are – EURUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY and Gold (Spot). I would also occasionally trade the EURAUD, EURGBP and the Dow Jones Index.

Q.8) I am very busy now, can I purchase the course later?

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Yes you can purchase the courses later, I may increase the prices where relevant. That’s because I am constantly adding new material into the online hub. These are useful information that is suitable to your development and, where I feel … Continue reading

Q.9) How much time do I need to spend at the charts?

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Personally, I only look at the charts every 4 hours. When I have a trade set up, I’ll spend 5 minutes placing a trade. When I don’t have a set up, it takes 20 seconds and I’m done. The amount … Continue reading

Q.10) How long does it take to become a professional Trader?

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I have met traders who turned pro in 6 months and I have met traders who are still struggling after 6 years. The truth is, this is down to your attitude towards learning and making sure that you learn with … Continue reading

Q.11) Is it possible to make money quickly?

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Yes, you can make as much money as quick as you want or as slowly as you want. However, the returns you make is strongly correlated to the risk that you can handle. When you join the course, you will … Continue reading

Q.12) How Much Money Should I start With?

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The quick answer to this is USD $3,000 and this should be a good amount to start a small trading account. However, if you have not traded before, I think you should seriously consider using a Demo account only. Don’t … Continue reading

Q.13) I have a question that is not related to any of the units. Where can I post them?

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The best place to ask any generic questions is in the forum page.

Q.14) Why is Smart a pre-requisite to the Pro course?

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The Pro course is a continuation of the Smart course. Essentially, you will learn how to trade a simple system in the Smart course but, in the Pro course you will learn how the system was designed and built so … Continue reading

Q.15) Why is building my own trading system important?

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Most of the time, I find that people want more and they are never satisfied. While that is a good attitude to have, it can cause adverse effect on some traders because they end up jumping from one system to … Continue reading

Q.16) Why can’t I access the other forums?

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You only have access to the forum that is related to the course you paid / registered for.

Q.17) Do I have to follow the sequence of the course?

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Yes, you must follow the course in the correct order when you are reading/watching the units for the first time. Once you’ve completed the unit, you can then move back and forth as you wish. This is important because the … Continue reading

Q.18) I have a question on a specific unit. What’s the best place to ask the question?

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Every unit or lesson comes with a comment section at the bottom of the page. Post your questions in there so that I can relate to that question easily.

 

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