There's an old Chinese proverb that says the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is today. Now, there is some disagreement about whether this wisdom actually came from ancient China, but there's no doubt that it's good advice. It perfectly encapsulates the kind of mindset you need to be successful in these markets.
It doesn't matter if you made or lost a bundle yesterday, all that matters is how you approach the trade today. In this week's Tip of the Week, TopstepTrader's founder Michael Patak reminds us that everyday is a new day.
Got any tips for letting go of the past? Let's hear them in the comments.