Save Money When Traveling Abroad With Skyroam Hotspot

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I spent the first two weeks of February outside the country. I went to Singapore, Indonesia, and Vietnam. Interestingly, I believe it’s my first time to visit at least three countries in one trip. The primary purpose of my travel was to attend the IMG Convention in Singapore. But since I’m already going out and […]

Reader Mail #35: Investing is Risky if you Don’t Save

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Someone recently asked me where he should invest. Specifically, he’s asking me if putting money in the stock market is a good idea. Ask me if it’s a good time to invest in the stock market, and I would always say, “YES!”. But what’s important is not really the status of the market or the […]

Why Love Is Your Best Investment

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People often ask me where should they invest. And I would normally answer with investment products that fit their goals. But if I would be honest, I’d say that they should invest in love. Because for me, it beautifully sums up the real reasons why we want to be rich. Invest so you can have […]

How To Upgrade Your Lifestyle When You Start Earning More

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A lot of people believe that if you want to have a secure financial future, then you have to sacrifice living a good life today. That instead of enjoying your salary and spending your money now, you need to save and invest, and live frugally. That is not entirely true. Because enjoying life today while […]

How To Get a BIR Tax Identification Number (TIN)

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When are you required to get a Tax Identification Number (TIN) from the Philippine Bureau of Internal Revenue or BIR? How do you get or secure one? There are several reasons why you would need to apply for a TIN. The most common is you need it for employment, specifically for your first job. The […]

A Story About a Bird and About Your Song That The World Needs To Hear

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The world is a scary place, and only those brave enough to face their fears are the ones who often succeed. If you’re now inside your world and afraid to get out of your comfort zone, then here’s a short piece of inspiration that I’d like to share with you. It’s a story about a […]

10 Success Tips When Starting a Sari-Sari Store Business

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Do you want to start and open your own sari-sari store business? Then read further for these 10 effective tips to help you build a successful sari-sari store venture. Needless to say, you don’t want to go into this unarmed. A sari-sari store business may seem simple to start, but there are tools and strategies […]

9 Money-Smart and Easy-To-Do Skin Care Tips

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Beauty may depend on the eye of the beholder, but a smooth, clean, and clear skin will always have an advantage. Thus, it’s not surprising to know that the current global skin care market is estimated to be worth USD 121 billion. However, having healthy and flawless skin need not be expensive. Here are some […]

Business Tips from a Feng Shui Expert

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Practitioners of feng shui believe in the importance of balance between man and nature. When you achieve this in your life, then luck will be on your side and success will come easy. That’s why it’s not a surprise that many use the principles of feng shui in business to increase their luck and success. […]

Millionaire Calculator: How Long Will It Take You To Have a Million?

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How long does it take to save one million? It’s a popular question among those who dreams of becoming rich. And today, I’ll give you a tool to calculate just that. Actually, it’s an Excel worksheet that you can play with to compute how many years it will take for you to become a millionaire. […]

I’d Like to Ask You Some Questions, I Hope You Don’t Mind

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Did you know that I’ve been writing in this blog for more than 9 years now? I learned this fact myself just last week, when a friend asked me how long have I been maintaining this website and I had to count. Anyway, as I went home that day after meeting my friend, I realized […]

How To Write a Resume in the Age of Social Media

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Resume templates and design have changed over the years. And in today’s digital age where your social media account can affect the merit of your job application, it’s important to prepare not only your curriculum vitae, but also your online presence. The information that’s included when writing a resume has changed as well. It’s now […]