All That Glitters May Be Gold
(If You Are Night Trading Emini Futures or Forex)

For those of you who work all day and would like to augment your income with some "work" at night, in your pajamas, read on. This article is for you. Working at night takes on a whole new meaning when buying and selling gold Futures or Forex after hours.

Futures/Forex trading occurs 24 hours a day, 5 1/2 days a week. There is only one really bad trading day....Saturday. And that's because the markets are closed.

Why choose gold Futures or Forex (known as Gold CFD)? In a nutshell, liquidity (how fast you can go from being in a position to being back to cash). Literally thousands of gold contracts exchange hands every day so you will not be "in it for the long haul."

Lets talk specifics...Gold Futures/Forex contracts trade daily. Its good volume and provides the liquidity needed to get in and out of positions quickly. For Futures, every tick (price fluctuation) in your direction, you earn $10.00. For Forex, you can trade a standard lot or a "mini" lot. For Forex, every pip (price fluctuation) in your direction, you earn $10.00 for a standard lot and $1.00 for a min lot.

Emini Futures and Mini Forex were designed for smaller investors who can not risk a lot of money and who want to have a business without a staff, customers, inventory, rent, almost no overhead and can be operated from anywhere in the world. The only requirement is a laptop and an internet connection. Small startup investment with no long term involvement.

So if you are looking for gold, there is no need to pan for it....the glitter is already available to you, 24 hours a day.

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