Trade You Way

Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom

Review Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom



Author Van K. Tharp’s “Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom” encompasses almost everything in the world of finance with much emphasis on the issues of modern markets and trader psychology. Tharp’s book provides more than just a guide for readers to place successful trades on the market considered as a masterpiece of trading guides. Chock-full of information such as tips and tricks, this guide demonstrates new techniques to employ when opening and closing positions. Also, acting as a reintroduction to trading, “Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom,” contains all the information one would need to know when entering and exiting the market. With full topics detailing various trading orders to how the pros determine a profitable trade, this book is a one-stop guide that provides a roadmap for traders to gain enough money to retire comfortably. 

About the Author

Van K. Tharp, Ph.D., is an internationally known consultant and coach to traders and investors, as well as the founder and president of the Van Tharp Institute. He is the author of multiple bestselling books on trading and investing, including Safe Strategies for Financial Freedom and Financial Freedom Through Electronic Day Trading. Tharp is a highly sought-after speaker who develops courses and seminars for large banks and trading firms around the world. He has published numerous articles and has been featured in publications such as Forbes, Barron’s Market Week, and Investors Business Daily.

Table of Contents

  • Foreword by Chuck Whitman
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Acknowledgements
    • PART ONE: The Most Important Factor in Your Success: You!
      • Chapter 1: The Legend of the Holy Grail
      • Chapter 2: Judgmental Biases: Why Mastering the Markets Is So Difficult for Most People
      • Chapter 3: Setting Your Objectives
    • PART TWO: Conceptualizing Your System
      • Chapter 4: Steps to Developing a System
      • Chapter 5: Selecting a Concept That Works
      • Chapter 6: Trading Strategies That Fit the Big Picture
      • Chapter 7: Six Keys to a Great Trading System
    • PART THREE: Understanding the Key Parts of Your System
      • Chapter 8: Using Setups to Jumpstart Your System
      • Chapter 9: Entry or Market Timing
      • Chapter 10: Knowing When to Fold ‘Em: How to Protect Your Capital
      • Chapter 11: How to Take Profits
    • PART FOUR: Putting It All Together
      • Chapter 12: There’s Money for Everyone
      • Chapter 13: Evaluating Your System
      • Chapter 14: Position Sizing – the Key to Meeting Your Objectives
      • Chapter 15
    • Conclusion
  • Glossary
  • Recommended Readings 
  • Index