"The only source of knowledge is experience."
A stock market mentor is a successful and experienced trader in the stock market who is willing to show you the ropes and invest his or her time and effort in your own stock trading ventures. To choose a good stock trading mentor, you need to evaluate:
What you need – Do you need a mentor immediately?
Experience – Do they have a long history of trading?
Recent trades – Has your mentor been successful in the current market?
Long-term history – Does your mentor have a proven history?
Market success – Can you mentor navigate both bear and bull markets?
System – Does your mentor stick to a single system?
Education – What tools and resources do you get?
Student history – Have past students been successful?
Style – Does your mentor’s trading style suit yours?
Accessibility – Can you reach your mentor?