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    Welcome to the SureFire Trading Forum.

    The Forum is set to be a place where like minded traders of all levels of experience, and of
    all perspons who are interested in everything trading, can meet and share interests with each other
    and learn from various experts.

    As a member you'll be able to access many resources, articles, expert opinions and systems and
    discussions to help you succeed as a trader.

    As a membership forum there are some general rules that apply to all.

    Let's cover those...

    General community rules

    Everyone that participates in any way on our forum is required to read the community guidelines.

    Each person is only allowed 1 account. Should any member run a shill account or more than 1 account they will be automatically banned.

    Username changes are not allowed, however, you can add a secondary user title on request.

    All Usernames must use only be in English although Members can use numbers on their usernames to, e.g. Trader47best.

    The use of false profile locations is strictly forbidden, such as indicating that you are in U.K. or the USA when your IP address is registered in Australia.

    No Ad hominem attacks, blackmailing, spamming, bullying, and similar acts are allowed and will not be tolerated, nor is pornographic materials of any nature, racist or defamatory remarks allowed.

    All users confirm that they are above the age of 18 years or are considered as major or emancipated adults in the country from which they legally engage on the site.

    Any form of selling or renting or ceding of accounts is strictly prohibited.

    Any self-promotion such as “click my site link”, “PM me for more details”, or “check out my blog” is prohibited.

    Posts with links to personal sites or promotional pages will be removed in their entirety.

    Promotion of any kind by members, including subtle promotion, is not allowed in the discussion areas.

    Discussion threads that are older than 12 months may be automatically closed.

    New members are required to have 10 posts before they can start their own thread. Replying to threads makes up the ten-post requirement.

    Self-promotional links of any kind (blogs, personal websites, et al.) are not allowed in the discussion areas of the forum. Mods reserve the right and descretion to delete the post and/or ban certain involved members from the forum.

    Members are not allowed to add any URLs to their User Title or location. You are only allowed to use a paid signature.

    Reviews or complaints of products bought from the marketplace or advertised or set by mods or admins
    anywhere from the forum can’t be discussed in the discussion areas. You can post on the thread you bought from, but do so in a factual and non-aggressive manner. You can also open a support ticket.

    Do not bump threads that are more than 12 months old.

    All members are required to have a valid and working email address for forum communication purposes (removed threads/posts, private messages, forum updates, etc.)

    Contributing to the forum

    Mods have the right to move threads to a more suitable subforum where applicable.

    Mods have the right to remove, edit or move any threads or posts at their sole discretion
    should they deem it suitable where applicable.

    Mods have the right to bann or suspend patially, wholly or indefinetly any member or user who violates any rule, at their sole discretion should they deem it suitable where applicable.

    If a member is banned, any future accounts they create will also be banned. Furthermore, any
    paid posts, where apllicable, made by the banned member will not be refunded.

    The decision of mods are final. Moreover, discussing, questioning, or complaining about mod's decisions are not allowed and such posts will be deleted.

    Using too many capital letters, special characters, colors, or changing the font or image size excessively in a post can lead to the moderators deleting or editing the post's title or content.

    Posts should contribute meaningfully to the discussion or thread they are a part of. If you find a post helpful or informative, you can use the Thanks button to show your appreciation.

    Copy-pasted content is not allowed.

    Posts must add value to the relevant discussion.

    Any links in a post or thread should not be promotional in nature. Additionally, the links should be relevant to and enhance the ongoing discussion.

    New threads and posts are subject to moderation and may take some time to appear if approved. Avoid reposting the same content while you wait for the original post to be approved.

    No prohibited systems or proprietory systems or codes or indicators or methods or trade marks or copy not owned exclusively by the member and which are not in the general public domain shall be permitted in posts or revealed unless prior approval is sought and proof that it is obtained has been submitted to the mods
    and they may then at their sole discretion decide whether or not to allow said posts. Any systems not in law
    allowed to be revealed shall also not be passed off as owned by the member if not truely wholly owned
    or replicated by express permission of the legal ownner or holder of title.

    YouTube links are prohibited.

    Political and religious topics are strictly prohibited. Repeatedly posting such topics even after multiple warnings will result in a permanent ban.

    Black hat methods are not allowed.

    Advertising and other forms of promotional posts are not allowed in the discussion areas of the forum.

    AI-generated content is not allowed. Mods and admin will review posts and decide on them if and when such content are AI-generated.

    Search the forum for answers to your questions before posting. It’s most likely that your question has already been answered in the past.

    If in doubt, feel free to ask.

    Use of the site and forum and any materials on it and interaction therewith are wholly at the users own risk which by becoming a member you agree to without exception.

    No legal claim of any nature shall be made against the owners, site owners, agents, advertisers, moderators and administrators and employees of any of the same under any circumstance whatsoever and all members by use of and engament on and with the forum and site expressly agree to same.

    Signature rules

    Excessive use of capitalisation and special characters is not allowed, and admin reserves the right to delete any such signatures.

    Signatures may only be written in the standard font size.

    Signatures may only be in black.

    Members are allowed to use boldface and/or italics.

    Signatures are only allowed a maximum length of 3 lines, including blank lines used for spaces. Images do not count on the 3-line limit.

    Signatures cannot link to any of the blacklisted content types as described in the Marketplace Rules.

    Signature links should point to a site owned or run by the member. Affiliate links are also not allowed.

    Links in signatures are not allowed.​