Trading in the forex market can translate into significant profits, but those profits won’t come if you don’t learn the markets first. Fortunately, a demo account will afford you that opportunity. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your learning experience.

Stay abreast of international news events, especially the economic events that could affect the markets and currencies in which you trade. Much of the price swings in the currency markets have to do with breaking news. If you are trading a currency, try to keep up on products as much as you can; Email alerts are one way you can do this.

Learning about your chosen currency pairs should be one of your early steps in your forex career. Trying to learn everything at once will take you way too long, and you’ll never actually start trading. Choose one currency pair and find out …