1. Your entry is based on your opinion not a valid signal.
  2. Your bet is that a trend will change with no reason behind the bet.
  3. You are entering out of greed after a big move.
  4. If you are wrong about the trade you will suffer a huge loss.
  5. You enter a trade with no stop loss.
  6. You enter a trade with no exit strategy to bank any profits.
  7. You enter based on someone’s opinion.
  8. You enter a trade because you are bored.
  9. You are trading a market you have done zero back testing or chart studies on.
  10. You are trading futures or option contracts you do not understand.
  11. You are trading with confidence even though you have zero confidence.
  12. You have no idea what the hell you are doing.