- Don't Be A CF
Mod Note (Andy): WSO readers qualify for a $100 discount to Jared's Daily Dirtnap daily market newsletter...just email [email protected] and mention "WSO Monkey Discount" You can follow Jared on twitter at @dailydirtnap I used to go to ...
Blog entry - Jared Dillian - Feb 6 2015 - 4:06pm - 76 comments
- Trading Weather and Making it Rain
If you could trade weather and make money, would you do it? Or better yet, even think that it is possible? You could add this as something being bizarre and Ripley may add it to his bizarre collection. Believe it or not, it is possible to trade weather. ...
Blog entry - Mr.BananaB - Feb 10 2015 - 7:00pm - 8 comments
- Your first real paycheck, how did it feel?
Coming up on 8 years ago in June for me (started out in BB IB). My first thoughts: Initial glee: "I'm getting blasted this weekend" After a second look: "F*ck that's a lot of taxes!!!" Trying to be sensible: "Hell yeah ...
Forum topic - David Aames - Jan 14 2015 - 4:23am - 34 comments
- Best Paper Money / Trade Simulator Platform
Does anyone have any advice on the best paper money / trading simulator. Our investment team has not yet been funded, so we still trade "pretend" money. We have been using TD Ameritrade's ThinkOrSwim platform, but it often incorrectly ...
Forum topic - Andrew- - Feb 27 2015 - 5:08pm - 6 comments
- Life after Investment Banking
Mod Note: Throwback Thursday: this post originally went up 4/25/12 Like a majority of people who are on this website, I used to come on here and write bullshit about a life partly my own, partly fantasy. I'm now going to uncloak the anonymous man and ...
Forum topic - anonymousman - Dec 4 2014 - 11:00am - 290 comments
- First Paycheck!
Im currently chasing my dream finance job and being a broke college student I tend to think about that first big paycheck from time to time. It keeps me motivated in some regard. Im curious to see what you all did with that first paycheck. How did you ...
Forum topic - ThomasCambria - Feb 4 2015 - 9:34pm - 23 comments
- Too many damn feminine men Today?
I truly believe that many of our country's current social issues can be traced back to the epidemic of men becoming too feminine. Only about 30-40 years ago (and many older users on this website can attest to this), being a masculine man was honored ...
Forum topic - sjl1009 - Sep 28 2014 - 4:40pm - 181 comments
- How has the money changed you?
Mod Note (Andy): Check out the great response in the comments by user @"Dingdong08" I'm a bit older then most of you (see my post on live advice/quotes) but curious to hear from those who are in their first few years of banking and the bump ...
Forum topic - David Aames - Aug 16 2014 - 10:05pm - 51 comments
- Monetary Policy Questions
Some of these questions are probably best suited for any ph.d. economists out there, but I'm struggling a lot with the direction of U.S. monetary policy, and what the implications are for markets. I'm wondering about the interest rate that the ...
Forum topic - jankynoname - Oct 8 2014 - 6:00pm - 4 comments
- Scam Science: Old School Wall Street
mod (Andy) note: "Blast from the past- Best of Eddie"- This one is originally from September 2010. If there's an old post from Eddie you'd like to see up again shoot me a message. I have a feeling this week-long series is going to be ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Mar 22 2014 - 8:00am - 18 comments