valpolife-logo2 Surpasses 30,000 Members- Milestone

By: Contributor Last Updated: January 26, 2010 , a social-networking site for traders and investors, announced today the TraderPlanet community has reached its 30,000-member milestone. Since its launch in January 2009, the TraderPlanet community has attracted nearly 300 contributors offering educational information and resources to its members from over 150 countries around the world.

"We're happy to announce the TraderPlanet Community has achieved this significant milestone. Our rapid and consistent growth has justified our efforts and investment in the financial-network arena," said Lane J. Mendelsohn, Founder and President of "Our community allows educators to teach and individuals from various backgrounds to learn more about the world of trading and investing through a wide variety of media. A key component of the teaching/learning aspect is the interactivity of our community. Our members share information with their peers around the world, enabling a global, collaborative, and highly relevant educational experience."

The TraderPlanet Live Webcast Series , one of the many free, educational offerings attracting new members, represents an ongoing commitment to providing traders with the most current market analysis and trading methodologies from industry experts. Building upon the success of the live, webcast sessions held in late 2009, the series continues to draw a strong following among traders seeking successful trading approaches and timely market analysis. Free webcast archives are available to TraderPlanet members at the conclusion of each event.

"It's extremely gratifying that our growing membership reflects the diversity of perspectives within the financial community, a goal we envisioned and sought to achieve when we began building our interactive, educational community," Mendelsohn added.

About , a Tampa Bay, FL-based social networking site, provides individual traders of all skill levels a one-stop destination for financial information and trading tools. is the only financial networking site of its kind that offers its members a full suite of market data feeds, advanced technical tools and extensive analyst commentary across asset classes, while enabling members to give back to the broader world community through gift giving to charitable causes. Designed to level the playing field between institutional and individual investors,'s fully interactive multimedia platform is designed to promote the free-flow exchange of ideas through questions, answers and comments geared towards improving trading strategies and investment performance.

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