Posts under Investing

Successful Investing is Not Just About the Numbers

Posted October 16, 2014 under Investing, Mindsetting | 8 Comments

Once upon a time, a powerful wizard created two magic boxes. They’re magic because they have the ability to make money instantly appear inside. The powerful wizard randomly chooses one person every three years and gives them those boxes. When the 3 years have passed, he’ll take them back and choose the next lucky person […]

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The Story of Mr. Real Estate and Mr. Stock Market

Posted September 17, 2014 under Investing | 23 Comments

Mr. Real Estate and Mr. Stock Market are brothers and back in 1992, their grandfather died and left each of them one million pesos. “Invest the money and make it grow,” advised their parents. So that’s what they did. Mr. Real Estate saw a property for sale right in the heart of Makati’s Central Business […]

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7 Great Investment Options for the Young Professional

Posted August 13, 2014 under Business, Investing | 20 Comments

A few days ago, online news website, Rappler published a sponsored article entitled “Investment options for the young professional”. The post enumerated four items, particularly life insurance, real estate, stocks and business as possible investments. I couldn’t help but react to the article on my Facebook account, particularly on the advise about life insurance and […]

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The Best Insurance Company in Terms of Investments

Posted August 4, 2014 under Investing, Personal Finance | 14 Comments

I was on Facebook the other day, when I saw this question being asked in a group. “Can you please advice me which is the best insurance company in terms of investments? Manulife? Sunlife or Philam? Thanks.” The initial responses where agents and advisors who are sharing why they are the best insurance company, while […]

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Video: Rex Mendoza during the IMG Convention 2014

Posted July 22, 2014 under Investing | No Comments

The International Marketing Group (IMG) successfully held its 2014 Convention of Champions last weekend at the SMX Convention Center in Mall of Asia. It was a great, whole-day, training experience for all members of IMG and I will be sharing with you over the next few weeks the best lessons I learned that day. To […]

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Your Biggest Investing Problems, and How To Solve Them Part 2

Posted July 11, 2014 under Investing | 6 Comments

Welcome to the second part of this post. If you missed part 1, then you can read it here. We now continue answering your biggest investing problems. LACK OF DISCIPLINE TO BE CONSISTENT Some people are able to overcome their fears and indecision, and have succeeded in actually investing. Their biggest problem now is how […]

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Your Biggest Investing Problems, and How To Solve Them Part 1

Posted July 8, 2014 under Investing | 16 Comments

A couple of months ago, I asked the readers here, “What’s your biggest problem related to investing?” I got almost a hundred responses in that post, and now it’s time for me to answer them. I collated all the concerns that was raised, and I hope the solutions I gave below will be able to […]

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Announcing My First Book: The Ready To Be Rich Guide To Investing

Posted June 12, 2014 under Announcements, Investing, News and Events | 31 Comments

Finally, after years of putting this project on hold, I am proud to announce that my very first book is now finished. It’s entitled, The Ready To Be Rich Guide To Investing. The Ready To Be Rich Guide To Investing is a book written specifically to help you learn how to invest effectively and achieve […]

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How Much Is Your Investment Worth In The Future? Here’s a Calculator

Posted June 3, 2014 under Investing | 11 Comments

Most people invest because they want to grow their money, but have very little idea if they’re investing enough. They just invest and invest, hoping that they’ll reach their financial goals in the future. Take my friend Charles, for example. Last year, he invested P300,000 in a Balanced Fund, and has been regularly investing an […]

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How To Overcome Your Fear of Losing Money When Investing

Posted May 28, 2014 under Investing | 9 Comments

Nobody wants to lose money. And when it comes to investing, the fact that this is a possibility has unfortunately, turned a lot of people off and made them choose to not invest at all. I used to be like that, too. I was a strong believer that when it comes to my hard-earned money, […]

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An Update on My BDO EIP Peso Balanced Fund Investment

Posted May 19, 2014 under Investing | 35 Comments

Three years ago, I invested in BDO’s Peso Balanced Fund through their Easy Investment Plan (EIP). If you don’t know what the BDO EIP is, it’s a service by the bank wherein they will automatically debit a fixed amount from your savings account and invest it in your chosen Unit Investment Trust Fund. I chose […]

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Here’s Proof That Time is Your Greatest Ally in Investing

Posted May 12, 2014 under Investing | 6 Comments

A lot of people become impatient when it comes to investing. I can’t blame them because we’re getting used to having things quick. Hungry? Go to a fastfood or just prepare some instant noodles. Need to talk to a friend? He’s always just a text or call away. Sending a document? You can scan and […]

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