About AlexCY
Joined April 2015
I was an engineer by profession and then became a freelancer. Currently, I mainly focus on managing my investment portfolio and online business.

I have no regret joining Wealthy Affiliate as I have really learned some real stuff here. I have learned a lot by going through the training modules and interacting with the community.

Thanks to Wealthy Affiliate, the online business has helped to generate a sustainable income. A few trading products that I have recommended on the website have also been generating a stable income (commissions on every trade my referrals made).

I have tried out a lot of things at the beginning when I joined. I have discovered a lot of tricks and tips along the way from the community. So, let's connect and learn from each other.

Take my word - if Wealthy Affiliate works for me, it definitely works for you.

I wish you all the best in WA.

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Rob001 Premium
Hi AlexCY,

Thanks for your mail and your comments re-WA.

I too started my working life as an engineer with the MOD. I Ieft engineering to continue in a sales career and I have run several businesses since then, including telecoms, contracting services and small plant hire. I returned to electrical engineering by chance about 10 years ago selling solar pv and LED lighting to the public sector market. My main source of income is from the LED business.

I have been trying to make some sense of the all the option trading information which started off on a low level and seems to be everywhere now! I have found the hardest part is separating the scams from the genuine. I receive at least 20 or more emails from trading companies and people involved in option trading every day offering various recommendations etc.and I have found the brokers are the key to trading successfully as their terms, fees, margins, commissions etc. make a big difference.

I was interested to read you are making money from trading recommendations. I have thought for sometime it's the online subscription services which seem to be consistently making money and I have been trying to find a way to set this up as an online business. I am not sure exactly how it works but I assume the brokers pay commission for each investor you send to them.
I have seen some very big % being offered but again it is difficult and takes a lot of reading, when it comes to sorting the scammers from the genuine. As they say the majority of their retail investors lose money trading options which adds to the confusion but when you compare their rules and terms, it is easy to see how a few of them say 64% and many of them say 80% plus lose money. And of course those figures relate to the number of investors not the amount of money they lose!

Thanks again for your message and I look forward to any comments or advice you want to give me.

Best regards,

VEhret Premium
Hi Alex, your experience is inspiring - in my short time with WA I have already observed all that learned. I still have a long way to go until the day I can quit my corporate job, so I value being in contact with successful members like you. Thanks for the follow.

Ian840 Premium
Hello Alex and thank you for following - I also wish to follow you in return.

Congratulations on your commitment in joining Wealthy Affiliate and also going Premium - a very wise decision indeed.

I am sure you are happy and successful here, and and continue to be an integrated and participating member of the community.

Kindest regards from Ian in Western Australia.
MalachyDonne Premium
Hi Alex,
Thank you for following me and I have returned the compliment. It would appear that you are living my dream haha. I am going to have a read through some of your old blog posts and learn something. I look forward to crossing paths along the way.
Best regards
FrankieTrill Premium
Thanks for the love,
I want to show some love back by sending you my positive words of good health, wealth, and prosperity plus longevity and I encourage you to stay positive and keep striving towards your dreams and your freedoms. (Time, Financial, and Location Freedom) Stay determined, dedicated, and discipline to succeed Peace
ambweblounge Premium

Thank you for the follow. It's always great meeting new and exciting people like yourself. I look forward to your posts and can't wait to see how we can collaborate in the future.

My motto is "Be~Do~Have" and the universe will give. Always be kind to others and they will be kind back. The secrets of life is gratitude!

Have a blessed day!

Angelica2017 Premium
Hi Alex, thanks for the follow and I am now following you back. it's great that you are able to do what you love and travel with your wife. That is one of my goals for my husband and I and our family. I like that you hungered for more, and not in greedy way, to do more of what you love. And it must be working, and you must be helping others too cause you mentioned that your website got more traffic and that means more revenue.

Congratulations and keep it up!
MrPhilinNH Premium
Hi Alex, What a great and inspiring journey. Where is the most interesting place you have seen on this trip? I look forward to picking your brain of those many tips you have learned along the way. Much success and joy to you and yours. Oh I almost forgot, Thanks for the add!

You CAN Do This!
AlexCY Premium
Hi there. Most interesting place - Iceland & Nepal! Those are definitely my most memorable trips !
JanP2 Premium
Hello, Alex. Thank you for following me. I see that you are well established here at WA. I read your latest blog post ($2,000 Per Day Through My Website Yesterday) and I found that to be an eye-opener! I didn't realise that it is possible to earn $2,000 a day in commissions! I thought that much in a month would be tough to acquire.

I am now following you and your blog.

GrannyDear Premium
Hi Alex!

Great having you in my circle of friends -:)!
I have read all of your posts - yes .. I want to 'do' WA as thoroughly as possible - WA is a golden sheep under a blue moon - this is an awesome place to get myself acquainted wit the int and outs of affiliate marketing.

Wishing you happy travelling and lots of inspiration and success.

AlexCY Premium
Hi Henriette,
Thanks for dropping by and saying hi.

I wish you all the best here at WA! Enjoy!

BradB18 Premium
Thank you Alex

Wishing you all the best for success.

As a newbie I have a lot work and research to do but I am confident it will be all worthwhile in one giant world family.

This is a whole new adventure for me AND meeting people from around the world in WA makes me feel like making bucket loads of money and travelling to those countries - good incentive

Have a great day

Thanks for the follow. I hope hope to aspire others like you in the WA community. As newbie in WA what words of wisdom can you tell me about WA community. Is WA really rewarding and have you been able to travel and have financial freedom? Do you have any other source of income or WA is sufficient enough to make a decent living?
AlexCY Premium
Whatever you will be taught here at WA is rewarding. Most importantly, be patient and take actions. Many have given up along the way, but I also witnessed many have succeeded too.

Read this blog:- I have other sources of income -property investment and mutual fund :)
DKretzman Premium
Hi Alex,
Thank you for following me and allowing me to be part of your network. It sounds as though your journey here at WA has been successful. I like to hear that from members here. It's very encouraging and motivational. Keep up the good work and have fun and be safe in your travels. It sounds wonderful. Donna
Fgonzaga Premium
My apologies; for some reason I did not notice that your are following. Thanks for the follow, I am following you as well. I am glad to hear that your site is picking up traffic. That is good news. Looking forward to hearing more of your successes in the future. Regards, Fred
MBA-Pro Premium
Dear Alex, I am trying to leave comments on your website through Site Comments and it won't let me post (says typing too fast or something like that). Anyway, just reaching out to you. Let's follow each other. We are both engineers. Congratulations on being able to quit your job. Good show. Kelly
samilew Premium
Hi Alex,

Thanks for the follow. I have been part of WA since February 2016 but am just now starting my journey.

I noticed you were an engineer for awhile. I was a design engineer for Time Warner Telcom for 12 years before I decided to stay home and raise my daughters. I stayed home for 9 years and about drove myself insane.

I have two websites that I hope to get off the ground and plan on building a few more. I currently left a position as a Taproom Manager for a brewery in Colorado but realized I don't like having a boss. Go figure...

Good luck with WA and look forward to celebrating your success.

Dpezzimenti1 Premium
Hi Alex thanks for beening my follower. I just started with wealthy Affilliate. I did get my website up. I am only class six. I would love to have some ideas you have to me with getting traffic. I am learning alot from the classers. I am not sure how to get up my content up on my website.Any help you could give me I really appreciate. I love dogs and cats. I did my first website outfits for dogs and cats.I went with doggyandmeowoutfits.When I go to the petstores the outfits that people will dress their dogs and cats are amazing.I dont know how I should put the content on my website. I love the community. Thanks DPezzimenti1
BelieveItYes Premium
Hey Alex !

Would you mind helping me boost my youtube channel by subscribing to it?


It would mean a lot to me. This channel is my dream job : makeup artist (halloween crazy stuff and every day makeup as well)

Please check it out and subscribe! and let me know if you need me to return the favor, by subscribing to your channel or anything that can help your business =) I will be happy to do it! :D
Many thanks!!!
AlexCY Premium
Sure thing Sarah!!
BelieveItYes Premium
Thanks! you're awesome =)
Deale Premium
Hi you are part of my network so..
My first blog "I want you to have this." is up, and in it there is a tiny gift waiting for you, enjoy :)
Chipster61 Premium
Hi Alex, Thanks for the Great Story!!! I think if I ever hit the lottery, that I would still do this!!!! Thanks for Following me And I too will Follow you as well!!!! Just one question, what did you think the first time that you read the same thing that everone before you has read here, were you too very cautious about this site and how?
RTA Premium
I'm glad to know you Alex. I need to take sometime to read your blog. I have a full time job and use my spare time in WA. I wish I could quit my job and be in full time on online business.

Maybe I will learn a lot from you. I am looking forward.
Thesecret101 Premium
From what I read from your profile, it seems as though you're already living the life, doesn't seem like you need to create much more financial success from affiliate marketing. Just kidding...I hope you do really well, I guess what you achieved in the past you had deserved, so I hope you do well here also. Keep me in the loop with the little wins that you get along the way, I'm always eager to learn. Thanks for your time!
Rpetry144 Premium
Thank you Alex for following. I think I can learn a great deal from you. I don't know if you will from me. Online businesses are a very new thing for me. I am following you back but I feel it is for selfish reasons. I am about ready to look at a video I found in your blog How to get indexed faster on google. Thanks again.
selbym Premium
Thanks for adding me, AlexCY, I'm on a vacation in beautiful North Maine right now and have poor service but when I get home I would love to talk with you, having troubles setting up the website, be back in a week or so, when I'll be picking everyone's brain to get started!! Till then -Mary