8 Questions to Ask Yourself to Know If You’re Ready to Buy a House

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Are you thinking of buying a house soon? If so, then understand that once you decide to purchase a home, then it will be difficult to back out from the financial responsibility that comes with it. Knowing the type of home, your budget, and the features you prefer is not enough; there are many other […]

The Psychology of Spending: How Money Makes Us Happy

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Do you shop whenever you feel stressed or depressed? If so, then you’re among many individuals who believe in retail therapy. However, research has found that buying stuff to improve one’s mood or disposition is a weak solution to a symptomatic problem. It’s like putting band-aid to a stab wound instead of seeking medical help. […]

I’m Going to Dubai for the “Unleash Your Power to Prosper” Seminar

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Finally, after months of planning, I’ll be able to visit Dubai, UAE to deliver a talk on financial literacy and entrepreneurship. I hope you can come and join the “Unleash Your Power to Prosper” seminar that’s happening on November 11-12 in various locations in Dubai. Schedule of Sessions November 11, 2016, Friday 1st Session : […]

5 Insider Tips for Trading and Investing Courtesy of XTrade

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Most people find themselves investing in some form or another during their lifetime, whether it’s real estate, collectibles or commodities, or online Forex trading sites like XTrade. Online trading has fast become one of the most attractive and resourceful ways to invest. Forex, commodities, CDF trades, all offer you a way to invest through a […]

How to Find a Freelance Job to Make Extra Income

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Studies reveal that a typical millionaire has around seven income streams. How many do you have? If you have a job, a savings account, stocks, and mutual fund investments — that’s four sources of income already. One is an active source, while the other three are passive sources. Unfortunately, passive sources of income like paper […]

How To Overcome The Obstacles That Are Stopping You From Chasing Your Dreams

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What are your dreams? What are the big goals that you’re hoping to achieve in your life? When you’re alone and imagining your future, what do you see yourself doing? I asked these questions to a few friends, and I got different answers. Some mentioned working on their dream job, while others are running their […]

Globe Announces It’s Latest Offers and Partnerships at WWG 11

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A few weeks ago, Globe held the 11th installment of it’s quarterly media event to announce the latest milestones, offers, and partnerships of the company. Dubbed as Wonderful World with Globe (WWG 11), the event happened at the Globe Iconic Store located right in the heart of BGC Central Square in Taguig. The event also […]

Do You Have a Growth Mindset? Find Out Here.

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In the book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, social psychologist Carol Dweck introduced the concept of “growth mindset vs fixed mindset”. She says that those who achieve more in life are those who are able to develop a growth mindset. But what exactly is a growth mindset and how does it differ from having […]

Retiring Soon? This is How You Should Invest

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The average life expectancy of Filipinos is currently at 71 years old. This means that if you retire at 60, then your retirement fund should be able to sustain you for at least 11 years. And it could be more, as new advancements in fitness, nutrition, and medicine are making people healthier and live longer. […]

How to Invest in Bonds for Beginners

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If you’re looking for an investment that’s less risky than the stock market but earns higher than time deposits, then consider investing in bonds. But what are bonds? How do you make money from them? What are the risks? And finally, how do you invest in bonds? What are bonds? A bond is a debt […]

How To Drive an Uber and Make Money

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For a couple of years now, Uber drivers have been providing Pinoys an alternative way to commute. I’ve been an Uber rider since it came to the Philippines and I’m still a frequent rider until today. But Uber has also given Pinoys a new way to make money as one can apply and become an […]

The Ultimate Test to Know if Something is Worth Buying

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Buyer’s remorse is that feeling of regret you have after buying something, especially if it’s an expensive item. It can be that sense of fear that you made a wrong choice, that you should have bought another model or another brand. Or guilt over spending on something you don’t really need, that you should have […]