How to Become a Full-Time Investor Modest MoneyLeave a comment

Would you like to become a full-time investor? It takes some doing but many people manage it. However, at the same time, others try and fail.

So, what is it that sets the successful ones apart from the rest?

Well, if you watch the “Dragons’ Den” TV series, you’ll probably already have an inkling. When someone comes on to present their ideas to the dragons, viewers often think it’s a good idea and a great business premise. But after a few minutes’ interrogation by the dragons, most would-be investees end up riding down the lift with nothing, whilst the viewers end up nodding their heads in sage agreement!

by  dullhunk  Caption: Can you spot the winners on Dragons’ Den? 

This is what sets the professionals apart, they go into the detail, they’re healthily suspicious and they start from a basis of a resistance to losing money before considering the upside. Many private investors simply do not master this. A lot can be learnt, but a lot is also innate.

Of course, for most people just starting out, it’s a question of building up a steady stake…

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