Here are some essential resources to help you on your journey. Nothing here constitutes financial advice, that is your responsibility. These are just resources that have helped me, that I am happy to share with you. Never forget to do your own research.
Before you do anything, read Satoshi Nakamoto’s paper on Bitcoin. It is an 8 page eye opener, the basis of Bitcoin, blockchain and all digital assets. Then go to the Nakamoto Institute to read more from Satoshi.
It is not considered ‘best practice’ to keep large amounts on Exchanges where your funds could potentially be at risk. This is where cold wallets come in or Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallets.
Recommended free online reading resource - ‘Reminiscences of a stock operator’ by Jesse Lauriston Livermore
What's in the pipeline for your coin/token? What announcements, forks, exchange listings are coming. It's important to know what is happening as this can obviously impact price movement. Here are the answers, evidence based and community driven - should eradicate fake news?
This is the go-to TA resource. The free version can get you started.
Recommended book - The Altcoin Trader’s Handbook - Nik Patel. Nik’s website is also worth a visit as he posts market outlooks and in-depth coin reports.
This is a 3 year trend resource and a little gem of a resource. Bullish trends tend to start under 10%. The recent low was April 1st at 7.14% when BTC was trading closed at $6813. Useful to keep an eye open for swing trades.