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Shiny Object Syndrome: What Is It and How To Beat It?

Updated: August 5, 2019 | Business, Investing, Productivity | 1 Comment

Have you heard of the Shiny Object Syndrome or SOS? I’ve met a handful of people who had it, and they didn’t know they did until I pointed it out to them. I once had a bad case of it. And I still fall ill to it sometimes. But through the years, I’ve become better […]

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For How Long Should You Top-Up Your Mutual Fund Investments?

Published: June 13, 2019 | Investing | 1 Comment

Investing should not be a one-time activity. Rather, it’s best to do it regularly and over a long period of time. Making it a habit is the key to building wealth. Thus, for those who have Mutual Fund (or a Unit Investment Trust Fund) investments, one should remember to top-up or add more money to […]

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Manage Risks When Investing By Asking This Simple Question

Published: May 29, 2019 | Investing | No Comments

In online forums and Facebook groups, I’d always read several people asking if it’s okay to invest in a certain company or a particular investment. The goal of the one asking is to know, first, if the company is legit and not a scam; and second, if the investment will give high returns. You won’t […]

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Investment Crowdfunding in the Philippines

Updated: May 28, 2019 | Investing | 6 Comments

Investment crowdfunding opportunities are growing in the country. And I believe it will continue to proliferate in the next few years. A lot of people have been asking me about this. Particularly, they want to know if a certain company is legit or not. Or if the investment offer is good and fair. Regardless if […]

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Investing Should Be a Habit, Not a One-Time Task

Published: April 23, 2019 | Investing | 1 Comment

You don’t have to wait for your Christmas bonus or 13th month pay to invest because a lot of companies have now lowered the minimum investment required for you to open and top-up your account. For example, you can now start with as little as P1,000 on Seedbox, which is an online investment platform for […]

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11 Passive Income Ideas and Strategies for Massive Wealth

Published: April 15, 2019 | Business, Income Opps, Investing | No Comments

I just came back from a 3-week vacation, where I visited 5 cities in 4 countries. And as most people are preparing to take their well-deserved vacation this coming Holy Week, I’ll just be at home to rest and enjoy some peace and quiet in the city. How can I afford such a lifestyle? The […]

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Philippine Online Stock Brokers: Invest and Trade The Stock Market Online

Published: January 15, 2019 | General Information, Investing | 1 Comment

Do you want to invest in the Philippine stock market? Or perhaps make money by trading stocks online? Then your first step is to open an account with a licensed trading participant. A licensed trading participant refers to a stock broker that’s been granted trading rights and is a member of the Philippine Stock Exchange, […]

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Where To Invest in 2019

Published: January 11, 2019 | Investing | 3 Comments

The holidays are over, and a friend diligently saved most of his cash bonuses. Now, he’s asking me where he should invest the money. Particularly, he wants to know what are the best investments for 2019. Instead of answering him, I decided to write this article because I know many of you would also be […]

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Pag-IBIG MP2 vs SSS PESO Fund: Which is Better?

Published: December 13, 2018 | General Information, In Focus, Investing | 3 Comments

Which is a better investment, the Pag-IBIG MP2 or the SSS PESO Fund? That’s a question a reader recently asked me and that’s what we’ll try to compare and analyze today. Pag-IBIG MP2 and SSS PESO Fund are both government savings programs offered to their respective members. The hope is to encourage more Filipinos to […]

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10 Expert Insights on Real Estate Investing in the Philippines

Updated: December 5, 2018 | Investing | 1 Comment

Real estate remains popular as an investment among Filipinos. It is unique as an asset because it has good price appreciation while also being a viable source of passive income. Moreover, unlike paper assets such as shares of stocks or mutual funds, real estate is a tangible asset that you can actually use for personal […]

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Differences Between Total Returns and Dividend Investing

Published: November 27, 2018 | Guest Posts, Investing | No Comments

Any person who has been listening to financial experts and other capital market experts have probably run into complex financial terms such as total return and dividend investing. The terms become even more confusing when someone who does not have any training or experience in finance comes across them. This article is focused on discussing […]

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