Forbes Video: Be The Next Carl Icahn -- Play Trading Games
By SIMON CONSTABLE
When people first start investing they tend to make a lot of mistakes. That’s just like any other activity worth pursuing.
So what do you if you want to be the next mega successful investor, such as Carl Icahn or Warren Buffett, but don’t have any money to lose? Try using a simulated trading program where you can play at being an investor without actually needing any money.
Before the advent of new technology people would write down their trades in a note book to see how they would have performed. But these days its even easier. It can all be done online. If you use such a service, then hopefully you can make your mistakes before you start using real money. Nicole Slavitt, CEO of financial services firm Kapitall, explains. Read more here.