DiscoverYoung and Profiting with Hala Taha#141: Start Trading Today with Teri Ijeoma
#141: Start Trading Today with Teri Ijeoma

#141: Start Trading Today with Teri Ijeoma

Update: 2021-11-155


Have you been wanting to start stock trading, but have no idea where to start?

In this episode, we are talking with Teri Ijeoma, professional day-trader, entrepreneur, and Founder of her own business trading course Trade and Travel. Teri has been working in the stock market and day trading for over a decade and is infamous for making over $1000 in a day.

With more than 10+ years invested in trading education, courses, workshops, having spent thousands of dollars, with a lot of trial and error, Teri developed expert strategies and proprietary intelligence that fast-tracks the learning journey and earning performance. In 2018 Teri was named Entrepreneur of the Year by National Black MBA Association, and was the Grand Champion of Teachable's 2019 Creator Challenge.

In today’s episode, we discuss Teri’s career journey and how she went from being an Assistant Principal for an elementary school to earning over 7 figures as a self employed entrepreneur. We also get a crash course from Teri on how to start trading in the stock market, investing, and brokerages. Finally, we talk about the personal and emotional side of investing, and the importance of investing in ourselves. If you’ve been wanting to learn about the stock market and trading but don’t know where to start, you do not want to miss this episode!

Sponsored by - 

The Jordan Harbinger Show. Check out for some episode recommendations

Notion. Get up to $1,000 off Notion’s team plan by going to

Prose. Take your FREE in-depth hair consultation and get 15% off your first order today! Go to

Indeed. Get a $75 credit at

Social Media: 

Follow YAP on IG:

Reach out to Hala directly at

Follow Hala on Linkedin:

Follow Hala on Instagram:

Follow Hala on Clubhouse: @halataha

Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts:


00:43- Teri’s Career Path and Journey to Teachable

05:30- Teri’s Best Day Ever in Stock Trading

06:28- The Importance of Investing in Ourselves

9:25- The Difference Between Trading and Long Term Stock Investing

15:06- Where to Find Teri’s Course and What It’s About

17:38- How We Can Get Started with Trading and Brokerage

24:38- The Difference Between Stocks and ETFs 

27:30- How To Pick a Stock

30:50- How to Hedge Our Risk When Day Trading

33:46- The Emotional Side of Trading

34:41- Risk-to-Reward Ratios

37:57- Teri’s Secret to Profiting in Life

Mentioned In The Episode:

Teri's Free Webinar

Trade and Travel Youtube

Trading Simulators Teri Recommends:

Learn more about your ad choices. Visit









Sleep Timer


End of Episode

5 Minutes

10 Minutes

15 Minutes

30 Minutes

45 Minutes

60 Minutes

120 Minutes

#141: Start Trading Today with Teri Ijeoma

#141: Start Trading Today with Teri Ijeoma

Hala Taha