IMG Launches the Financial Foundation Education Program

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I became a member of IMG in 2012 and I could say that it’s one of the best decisions I’ve done in my life. For the past few years that I’ve been with them, I can definitely say that they are among the very few organizations who are sincere in their advocacy of financial literacy […]

The Truth About Binary Options

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With all the hype surrounding binary options, it’s only natural that you would be curious about them. In this article, we’re going to cover the truth about binary options.

Top Peso Equity Mutual Funds in the Philippines

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What’s the best mutual fund in the Philippines? Which mutual fund should I invest in? These are questions that new investors often ask me, to which I always answer this… There’s no such thing as the best mutual fund in the Philippines, there’s only the best mutual fund that can help you achieve your financial […]

10 Signs That Change Is Coming To Your Financial Life (And Will Get Better Soon)

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Think about who you were last year. Where were you? What were you doing? What were your worries? How about five years ago? Is who you are now the same as the person you were back then? Day after day, we seem to live our lives the same way; but pause for a moment to […]

What Role Does Money Play In Your Life?

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The buyer counted the money in front of us, and then he was off with his purchased second-hand smartphone. My friend, who is now P30,000 richer, puts the money in an envelope and inside his messenger bag. “That was a smooth transaction,” I commented as we walked out the coffee shop. “Yes, it was,” my […]

I’m Giving Away Tickets to the 10th Money Summit & Wealth Expo

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The Money Summit and Wealth Expo is undoubtedly the #1 investment conference and expo in the Philippines, and it’s happening once again this month! Join thousands of investors and traders and learn about the stock market, mutual funds, forex trading, and real estate investing from experts on April 29-30, 2016 — 9AM to 6PM at […]

Are You a Specialist or a Multipotentialite?

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In my speaking engagements, I normally share the story of how I used to be a civil engineer who decided to become an entrepreneur, and later on a financial planner. And whenever my audience are college students, one of the questions that I am always asked is why did I take up engineering in the […]

Summer Time is General Cleaning Time

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Summer is here again, and aside from going to the beach and doing other outdoor activities, it’s also a great time to do general cleaning at home. My family does this every year, and we’ve been doing it since I was a kid. For us, it’s more of a family bonding activity than a household […]

The Best Financial Advice I’ve Received In My Life

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In chess, there’s a strategic principle called “forced moves” wherein one player limits his opponent’s next move to only one or two options. For example, by attacking the other player’s king (check), his opponent is forced to remove his king from danger on his next move or else he loses the game — and usually […]

Join My Personal Financial Management Workshop this April 23

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Achieving financial freedom starts with good money management. And while there are numerous books, websites, and seminars out there that will teach you these lessons, there’s no substitute to actually doing them. This April 23, I’m conducting a Personal Financial Management Workshop in cooperation with Ancilla Enterprise Development Consulting, Inc. This public workshop is more […]

Expert Advice: Treat Forex Trading Like a Business

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So you’re considering forex trading as an investment? Before you take the leap, it might be a good idea to compare it to a starting a business. If you’re like most people, you’ve probably thought about being an entrepreneur at one point. Most likely, you’ve also done a bit of research regarding what it takes […]

This Is How I Will Vote: Selecting The Best Presidential Candidate

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The candidate who will win this year’s presidential election will be the most influential person in the Philippines for the next six years. That’s why I’m doing my best to choose the most competent person for the position. Much like investing, I believe that one cannot simply rely on emotions and gut feel when selecting […]