Author Archives: Wanderer

Finding Pesos, Exploring Mexico
Getting Those Pesos

You’re a Wanderer, in Mexico, and need money. What’s the best way to get it? In the States, like most people, I use a high rewards credit card for just about every purchase. It seems … read more Getting Those Pesos

Finding Internet in Mexico as a Stock Trader and Digital Nomad
Finding Internet in Mexico–Trading Stocks as a Digital Nomad

The beauty of being a Wanderer is the ability to work from anywhere, right? The goal of just about every traveler is figuring out a way to travel further and longer—becoming a digital nomad in … read more Finding Internet in Mexico–Trading Stocks as a Digital Nomad

Valley of the Gods

Camping on BLM land in Utah with 2 bars of internet service from somewhere far away. One of the great benefits of modern technology is the ability to connect to the internet from almost anywhere. … read more Valley of the Gods

Trade From Anywhere

When I (Pat) started out as a trader in 1997, it was in the trading pits—first at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange, and then the Chicago Board of Trade. In order to trade, my physical presence … read more Trade From Anywhere

Alternative Work Space

Pat’s 1966 Airstream at the Sayulita campground, fifty feet from the beach. Sometimes working inside our tiny homes just isn’t conducive to productivity. Fortunately, there are often good alternatives. For two months I worked from … read more Alternative Work Space

The Importance of Managing Risk

The concept of Risk Management is one of our core concepts here at Wanderer Financial. Why? Because properly managing risk is the single biggest factor in determining whether or not a trader will make money … read more The Importance of Managing Risk

How to Trade Cycles

Cycles—The Rhythm of the Market There is an adage in the stock market that says, “Sell in May, and go away.” There also is the January effect, the Halloween indicator, and several other well worn … read more How to Trade Cycles