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Join this Money Management Seminar with Praxis Board Game Play

Posted March 27, 2017 under Announcements, News and Events | 2 Comments

The journey towards financial freedom begins with learning about money management. It’s almost impossible to save and invest if you don’t know how to properly handle your cashflow. This is a problem, especially for millennials, who are now just starting in their financial journey. And the earlier you learn this lesson, the earlier you can […]

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15 Best Neighborhoods in Metro Manila for Real Estate Investors

Posted March 24, 2017 under Guest Posts, Investing | No Comments

Looking for the best neighborhood in Metro Manila to settle in seems simple enough, even despite the many personal factors you have to consider. Knowing the neighborhood’s potential as a real estate investment is a whole other ballgame. If you keep aside personal factors such as family-friendly level, lifestyle, and work location, how can one […]

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Steps to Starting a Water Refilling Station Business in the Philippines

Posted March 22, 2017 under Business | 1 Comment

One of the most popular types of business in the Philippines is a water refilling station. I’ve talked to several people and a handful of them want this kind of business. Indeed, the water refilling business is among the top ventures Pinoys choose today. And if you’re among those who’s been planning to put one […]

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15 Quick Tips on How To Conserve Water at Home and Save Money

Posted March 19, 2017 under Money Saving Tips | No Comments

The United Nations has declared March 22 as World Water Day. And to be part of this annual celebration, I’m sharing today some tips on how to save water at home. It’s important to do water management and conservation because fresh water is not a free resource. And by learning how to save water, we […]

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6 Ways To Do Retail Therapy Without Ruining Your Budget

Posted March 16, 2017 under Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

Retail therapy, otherwise known as shopping when you’re feeling down, is something that most people do. I can’t blame them because it actually works. Studies have shown that shopping can produce positive effects in a person’s mood. The psychological rewards of retail therapy can vary, but it is generally beneficial. Benefits of Doing Retail Therapy […]

10 Tips for Starting a Food Cart Business in the Philippines

Posted March 14, 2017 under Business | No Comments

Among all franchises in the Philippines, the food cart is probably the most popular. Aside from being affordable, finding your target market is relatively easier with a food business. There are many food cart businesses to choose from if you’re looking for a franchise. However, putting up your own food stall isn’t that complicated either. […]

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How To Register a Trademark in the Philippines Intellectual Property Office

Posted March 10, 2017 under Business | No Comments

Businesses should protect their intellectual property. This refers not only to keeping trade secrets safe and getting patents for inventions; but also towards applying or registering copyright or trademark for their logos and names. Trademark applications are currently being done with the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) of the Philippines. Their office address at present is […]

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12 Alternative Investments To Consider If You’re Looking To Diversify Your Portfolio

Posted March 8, 2017 under Investing | 4 Comments

When it comes to investments, the stock market, mutual funds, bonds, and cash deposits are what most people first think about. However, if you’re looking for investment alternatives, what options do you have? If we’re in the U.S. or in a country with a mature financial market, then the list of alternative investments would be […]

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On Challenges and Self-Motivation

Posted March 6, 2017 under Guest Posts, Life Lessons | 2 Comments

When we were young, some of us fortunately received decent upbringings. When I say decent, I mean people who grew up well-sustained, whether emotionally, physically, mentally, spiritually, or financially. Unfortunately, many of us didn’t receive such privilege. Back then, we think we are too unlucky to experience challenges at an early age. What’s worse, some […]

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How To Find Time To Do Personal Projects While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

Posted March 3, 2017 under Productivity | 2 Comments

A friend once told me that your 8am to 5pm is when you build your career, but your 7pm to 1am is when you should build your dreams. I find it quite inspiring, and I agree. For I have met a lot of individuals who was able to build a successful business during the hours […]

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5 Benefits of Registering or Legitimizing Your Business

Posted March 1, 2017 under Business | 1 Comment

I’ve met a lot of entrepreneurs who forgo registering their business. The reasons vary. Number one perhaps is that it’s too time consuming in the Philippines to register a business. Meanwhile, some are just waiting for their profits to become stable before registering. Ironically, it is hard to grow a business if you’re operating illegally. […]

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Tips for Starting a Laundry Shop Business in the Philippines

Posted February 27, 2017 under Business | 3 Comments

A laundry shop business has proven itself to be more than just a fad. When other franchises have already closed or dwindled down, laundry shops continue to thrive, particularly in Metro Manila. The steady growth of condominiums and apartments in the city, coupled with the ever-increasing busyness of people, have made laundromats a stable businesses […]

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