You wish the holiday season would hurry up and be over with so you could get back to trading.
Trading while on vacation, The time you should be relaxing.
Families, friends, wives, girlfriends, and sex are less important than trading.
Seeking adrenaline rush- Deriving pleasure from your trading activities.
Obsessing - Trading, researching, watching the markets, and reviewing your holdings become obsessive
Inability to break - Trying to give up trading is unsuccessful.
Experiencing urges - Giving in to your urges and compulsion to trade
Feeling stressed - Experiencing anxiety and other, similar emotions when you aren’t trading
Making excuses and keeping secrets from those close to you
Unfortunately, I am an addict