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Thanks 273! I'll for sure check out the blog! Blogs are great educational resources as long as they are written by experts. I'm looking for something extremely broad and educational over all the markets- I will be introducing a group of kids to paper trading, and will defiantly be utilizing investopedia.com, but was wondering if there are any other sites along those lines... educational yet highly appealing.

 

I love the interaction of this site. I appreciate your suggestion and any others! :)

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Hi Genetrader

If you are looking for "Investopedia " type sites these should keep you going for a while

 

Charting sites paste into your browser and save as favourite

 

 

All of these sites have a LOT of FREE info some of them also offer paid tutorials However I am recommending them for their free content even the most experienced chartist can use these in their “favourites” list for references

 

Stock Charts

http://stockcharts.com/school/doku.php?id=chart_school:chart_analysis

 

Trade 10

http://www.trade10.com/Bollinger.html

 

Bulkowski’s pattern resource

http://thepatternsite.com/chartpatterns.html

 

Market screen

http://www.marketscreen.com/help/atoz/default.asp?hideHF=&Num=94

 

Elliot wave international

http://www.elliottwave.net/

 

Incademy

http://www.incademy.com/courses/Technical-analysis-I/What-is-technical-analysis/13/1031/10002

 

Investopedie

http://www.investopedia.com/articles/forex/06/BBInsideDay.asp

 

Traders log

http://www.traderslog.com/Japanese-Candlesticks.htm

 

FX Words

http://www.fxwords.com/j/japanese-candlesticks.html

 

Google free books ( this is just an example there are many others)

http://books.google.com.au/books?hl=en&id=zXQa9qv7GPIC&dq=CANDLESTICKS&printsec=frontcover&source=web&ots=D-PdubtpZJ&sig=ThPm6Xw1nLsh2F0rLoXWghRaICI&sa=X&oi=book_result&resnum=1&ct=result#PPP15,M1

 

If you google an authors name and a book title you will generally find a PFD of the book if you look hard enough Many of the file sharing sites have free trading books

 

Candlestick Trading Forum

http://www.candlestickforum.com/PPF/Parameters/12_221_/candlestick.asp

 

Lit Wick

http://www.litwick.com/glossary.html

 

Candlesticker

http://candlesticker.com/Bullish.asp

 

Street Authority

http://www.streetauthority.com/terms/m/marubozucandle.asp

 

I have a bunch of news sites also but I figure the Australian financial news probably would not interest you fortunately all trading sites are pretty universal, they work for everyone. In case you are unaware many stock exchanges have paper trading competitions for kids the ASX has one that is about to sart you should be able to find out about it on ASX.com not sure when it starts but it is very soon just checked you are still in time but dont wait till the last day as it is normally booked out by then

 

the direct link is

 

http://www.asx.com.au/resources/education/games/index.htm?SMG_07-2008

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Thanks so much!! I'm familiar with some of them, but definatly not all. These will be a big help to me and to them I'm sure.

 

I also really hope that other newbies will be able to refer to this thread in the future as a place to find some really kickin' sites.

 

You're awesome!!

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If you are just starting out on your forex journey add these to your bag of essentials: Read "The Complete Turtle Trader" by Michael Covel. Learn some forex trading strategies in a place like Everestforex. (You can even receive a $100 free bonus to trade if you pass their simulator).Stay up to date with the latest at Bloomberg.com. For the forex basics, check out ForexTrendFollowing. Hope you find it helpful. Happy trading!

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I write one or two articles a month for a trading information website called Broker Signals. They offer free daily signals, as well as a whole lot of info about brokers recommending and comparing them, tips, mistakes to avoid, general info about terms, etc.

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