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George Spencer

September 6, 2021

How To Avoid Losses In Crypto?

Crypto sure is a big chance for everyone to make a lot money. Signups at crypto brokers are easy and fast and sometimes there is not even an ID verification needed.

Crypto trading can be both rewarding and frustrating at the same time. You can make $20,000 as easy as you can lose it. Crypto trading can be treated as an investment or a business, but you need to approach it with a complete understanding. Alas, a lot of investors jump into crypto trading without having the proper knowledge on how everything works. Most of them are just eying on the profit that their someone else made or the market price of different cryptocurrencies.

This lack of knowledge about cryptocurrencies and the pros & cons of investing in it leads to a vast amount of loss. Today, we’ll be talking about how to minimize/avoid losses in crypto.

The first two things you need to avoid are: panicking and selling urgently. Panicking wouldn’t change anything and selling when you see the stats going positive or negative. Always have the presence of mind when you are buying/selling crypto and try to use exchange website features like order history to be able to track down your mistakes.

One of the common mistakes that new traders make is having the urge to buy cheap crypto that promise to be better at what they do thus increasing the cheap coins’ value within the next few months. Very important thing to note is to never let your emotions get the best of you when investing. Know when to turn off your emotions and be logical when choosing what to invest in.

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Next point is don’t ever assume with crypto. It doesn’t mean that it has gone up and down the level, it would do that for eternity. Always use stop loss order to actively provide yourself with a safety net in case something goes wrong. You need to keep in mind that things that go down does not necessarily go up again.

Finally, never put your entire life savings into one coin that you “think” will skyrocket within the next couple of weeks or month because chances are that you are wrong. Never heed to marketing strategies that were curated specifically to lure new traders into investing money. If you’re new to trading, stay away from ICOs and never put all your eggs in one basket because if you lose that bet you lose it all.

Good traders always learn from their mistakes and acknowledge them. With this in mind, traders that are good at what they do actually excel because of the failures they have personally experienced in the past. The best coins to trade today are Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, and ZCash