Success Made Simple - On Stock Trading and Alternative Investing

Jerremy Alexander Newsome is on a mission to enrich lives with mentally liberating education. Since the age of seven, he has been fascinated with investing and growth…

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Podcast: Success Made Simple – On Stock Trading and Alternative Investing

Jerremy Alexander Newsome is on a mission to enrich lives with mentally liberating education. Since the age of seven, he has been fascinated with investing and growth and even convinced his father to match his investment deposit for some Apple stock back in 1995, which would be worth $14,000,000. His passion for helping others enrich their lives through investing led him to found Real Life Trading in 2014. This starting point has allowed him to assist and enrich tens of thousands of lives while also growing the company organically to a seven-figure business.

Key Highlights

[00:01 – 09:38] Making the Mental Shift to Step into Stock Trading

  • Jerremy shares how watching Forrest Gump caused the paradigm shift.
  • He learned about investment from his father and then stepped on the journey to becoming financially independent.
  • He switched his degree to finance after deciding to follow the road his dad had advised.
  • His first experience of earning more money in stocks in 7 days than what he makes in a month at work motivated him to pursue stock trading.

[09:39 – 22:16] Turning One’s Life Around and Achieving Success Despite Devastation

  • Jerremy shares his experience of losing a significant amount of money in silver, which led to him having to pay back investors.
  • In 2012, he made a life-changing decision to leave his company and cult to pursue a career in trading full-time.
  • This decision was motivated by the pain he was experiencing from being kicked out of the organization, being in debt, getting divorced, and the lack of pleasure he was experiencing from his life choices at the time.

[22:17 – 40:53] Rising from the Ashes and Playing in the Stock Market Game

  • The journey to healing from the wounds of the past entails focusing on oneself. The stock market was major support for him during difficult times in Jerremy’s life.
  • It is important to figure out your mental beliefs about money and work before starting to trade in the stock market.
  • Conquer challenges by enjoying life and living a purposeful life.
  • Success for someone may be defined as making a lot of money or having a certain lifestyle, but for the Jerremy, success is being able to accomplish something quickly and simplistically.

[40:54 – 42:05] Closing Segment

  • Accumulate more knowledge about stock trading. Reach out and ask for help!

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