Keep these tips in mind as you move forward in the crypto space.
Never leave your coins on an exchage as a storage method, only keep the amount you have in play their.
Store your coins in a software wallet or if you prefer hardware wallets and never give out your pass
Always use two factor authentication with all of your wallets and exchanges without exception and change password frequently.
When sending or receiving coins of any type, make sure you are sending to exact address or your coins can be lost.
Do your own research. There are many tools both on FlipMyCrypt as well as other places on the internet.
Try not to buy or sell based on your emotions, coins are always going to be up and down, buy the rise sell the fall.