Would you classify yourself as 1) A. Full-time trader B. Part-time trader 2) A. I am rich because of my trading ability B. I would say I am successful due to my trading C. I make a living based on my trading profits D. I am profitable (consistantly) E. I am getting there F. It's looking hopeless G. I gave up 3) A. I worked for a Prop, but now I am on my own B. Always on my own C. Work for a Prop D. I do something totally different Based on your my own experience 4) A. I wouldn't recommend trading for a living to anyone B. With proper guidance, I would highly recommend it C. With proper guidance, I would maybe recommend it D. It's the greatest thing since sliced bread E. If I had it to do over, I would still do it, but would not recommend it to anyone (WHY???) Thanks for your honest answers.