You’re Invited to the #CyberpreneurPH Book Launch

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Have you ever wanted to learn how to make money online? No, I’m not referring to using the internet to simply market your product or service, but how to really make money from an internet-based business. If yes, then this book is what you’re looking for. I’m proud to be part of the team that […]

Life Lessons from Ashton Kutcher

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Christopher Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, producer, investor and former model. While he’s more popularly known as a comedian, this guy actually has more depth than you’d expect. Below is his acceptance speech when he won the Ultimate Choice title during the 2013 Teen Choice Award. It’s a 4-minute speech about the three life […]

Can You Really Get Rich Trading Binary Options?

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If you find forex trading difficult, a much simpler way to make money from the currency market is to trade binary options. However, simple doesn’t mean it’s easy, and you will still need to learn and practice the necessary skills to earn good money from doing this. To talk more about trading binary options, we […]

A Two-Year Financial Plan for Beginners

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When you reach that point in your life where you realize the need to be in control of your finances, how do you start and make the change? For most people, it’s as simple as spending less and growing their savings. For others, getting out of debt becomes the focus. While for some, this means […]

New Business Solutions for SMEs from Globe myBusiness

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Globe myBusiness, the small and medium enterprise (SME) arm of Globe Telecom, continues to be the trusted business partner and advisor of SMEs as it equips and digitizes their operations with the latest portfolio of business solutions that will enable them to efficiently run and grow their enterprises. With the advent of the digital revolution […]

Hyperbolic Discounting (or Why Most People Don’t Invest)

Posted in Investing, Mindsetting | 7 Comments

What is hyperbolic discounting, and how is it related to investing? Before I answer that, let me first give you a thought experiment. Below are three scenarios that I want you to consider. Carefully read the question, and try to answer with what you would immediately prefer among the two given choices. Scenario A I’m […]

On Health, Wealth, and Focusing on the Basics

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I get asked for investment advice often. Usually, those who consult me are people who recently received a large amount of money and don’t know where to put it. It’s easy to just recommend the stock market or pooled funds to them but I don’t, because I believe such financial decisions should be based upon […]

The Two-Week Hiatus

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It’s been two weeks since I last wrote an article here, and I’d like to say that I’m back from my hiatus. The break was unplanned, and I didn’t realize it was necessary until I decided to do it. I never announced it because it would only trigger questions, which I probably didn’t want to […]

Money Strategies for Solo Parents

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Last week, a fitness instructor in my gym got into a fatal accident, leaving behind his wife and a baby. Sympathies were shared among the members of the gym, but also, concerns were raised as to how the wife will now be able to move forward financially. It will be a challenge as she joins […]

The Power of Belief: Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

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The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability, we will be brittle in the face of adversity. These are words from Josh Waitzkin, a multi-talented athlete and author, who learned early on in his life, the power of belief and how it can help you succeed in life. Below, […]

Understanding The Stock Market: An Online Seminar for Beginners

Posted in Investing, News and Events | 41 Comments

The Philippine stock market has been going down since April 2015, and a lot of Filipino investors are fearful about losing their hard-earned money. However, a few of the stock market investors I know are on the other side of the fence, and are actually glad that stock prices are falling. Why are most people […]

What Happens When You’ve Been a Money-Saver for a Long Time

Posted in Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 12 Comments

It’s hard to change from being a reckless spender to a practical saver. I’ve been there before, and I can honestly say that it is a struggle. It’s not easy to live every day when you’re always torn between enjoying the present, and preparing for the future; to choose between spending your money today, and […]