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What Have We Become?

Some time back, I made a posting on Facebook after the Liverpool vs Manchester United match and had a string of other comments that followed. Even my Mom got in on the action. Followers of my postings on Facebook would have noticed that my Mom and I are rather tight and that we share a […]


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Choose – It Makes You


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Why More Ignorant Money Is Lost To Less Smart Money

Original article from Shareinvestor.com published on April 27, 2012 This article “Why more ignorant money is lost to less smart money.” by Conrad Alvin Lim was first published in the Apr 2011 – May 2011 Issue of INVEST magazine and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety. The author fills you in on the […]


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My Life, My Trades & My Bowl Of Salad

I love to cook. I love preparing food for my family to eat. And my family loves eating what I cook for them. But there’s more to just cooking than meets the eye. Today, when it is so convenient to order in or “ta pau” or just eat out, why, in my busy schedule do […]


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If You Talk The Talk, Then Walk The Walk

Parent to child; “You must study hard, spend 6 years in primary school, 4 to 5 years in secondary school, 2 to 3 years to get a diploma and another 3 to 4 years to get your degree before you can consider a professional job. Life is not easy and there are no free lunches. […]


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WPODT: Book Launch – Kuala Lumpur & Penang

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Goals & Success

Here’s an excerpt of the final part of my new book, “Winning Psychology of Defensive Traders”, so that it gives you something to be motivated by while waiting for its release in January 2014 … In closing, allow me to share some personal experiences that have seen me through the toughest times of my life […]


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A Choice

~~~~~ To have lost and gained or To have gained and never lost ~~~~~ I asked this simple question on Facebook and got quite a few responses in a short time. The responses were varied and even creative. There were a couple that delved deep into the psychology of the poser. Other’s backed their choice […]


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Dear Conrad …

Here’s an email from one of my students which is typical of the kinds of emails and queries I frequently get … When it seems like there is no hope, when it seems like you will never get out of the shit you are in, when it feels like the end of world, when everything in […]


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Weekend Food For Thought – 23 Sep 2012

During my recent Candlestick & Breakout Patterns workshop in KL, I noticed by taking a poll, that hardly any one these days plays those strategic games of old such as “Risk” and “Battleship” or even “Monopoly”. No wonder so many of my students these days don’t know how to strategize, plan and manage their trades […]