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Real Estate Investing with Hotel 101

Published: October 23, 2020 | In Focus, Investing | No Comments

Real estate ranks high among Filipinos when it comes to investments. A lot of people I’ve met, especially OFWs, actually prefer having this tangible asset over paper assets like stocks. For an average Filipino, real estate investing often means buying and selling properties or using a condo or apartment for rental income. However, the truth […]

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Optimistic Outlook for Quezon City in Real Estate Investments

Published: October 21, 2020 | In Focus, Investing | No Comments

If you’re looking for real estate investment opportunities within Metro Manila, then Quezon City is worth your consideration. Not only is it the biggest and most populous city in the metro, but Quezon City is also the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Capital of the Philippines. It has the highest concentration of I.T. Parks and […]

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Tips for Achieving Stock Market Success (Episode 40)

Published: October 9, 2020 | Investing, Podcast | 1 Comment

Listen to Episode 40: on Spotify on Apple Podcasts on Google Podcasts Episode Sponsors: eToro Invest and trade global markets: Sign up for eToro here and check out Copytrader, which allows you to copy other successful traders on eToro and automate your investing or trading. IMG Wealth Academy Learn the secret to saving and building […]

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14 Mistakes and Misconceptions About Investing in the Stock Market

Published: September 28, 2020 | Investing | 1 Comment

When people think of investing, especially Pinoys, the stock market is what comes to mind. And with this thought, a lot of misconceptions about investing in the stock market follows. Today, we’ll talk about 14 of these myths and misconceptions. 1. I need a lot of money to invest in the stock market. The minimum […]

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20 Common Investing Mistakes that Even Experienced Investors Make

Published: September 7, 2020 | Investing | No Comments

The most common mistake that people commit when it comes to investing is probably waiting too long to start. Warren Buffett purchased his first stock and started investing at the age of 11. And yet, despite that fact, he still wishes that he started sooner. If you’re not yet investing, then you should really start […]

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What is a Stock Split and What It Means for Stock Investors

Published: August 24, 2020 | General Information, Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Tesla (TSLA) recently announced that they’re doing a stock split. It will be the first time for the company, whose 5-for-1 stock split will take effect on August 31, 2020. Interestingly, on the same day, Apple (AAPL) will also do a stock split, 4-for-1 in their case. For long-time Apple shareholders, this isn’t new as […]

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Recession vs Depression: A Primer on the Economic/Business Cycle

Published: August 10, 2020 | Business, General Information, Investing, Personal Finance | 1 Comment

The economy of the country shrank by 0.7% in the first quarter of 2020. And recently, the GDP numbers for the second quarter show that we experienced a massive 16.5% contraction. When the economy shrinks for two consecutive quarters, it’s called a recession. And thus, the Philippines is now officially in a recession. And in […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to REIT — Real Estate Investment Trust Primer

Published: August 4, 2020 | General Information, Investing | 1 Comment

I wrote about Real Estate Investment Trusts or REITs several months ago, but its focus was investing on REITs in global markets. At that time, there was little information available on Philippine REITs even though there was already a lot of buzz about it. Particularly, that Ayala would soon be launching the first REIT in […]

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Investing for Beginners: The Two Major Investment Categories

Published: July 30, 2020 | General Information, Investing | No Comments

More and more investments are becoming accessible to Filipinos, and more and more Filipinos are investing. From time deposits to retail treasury bonds, from local and global stocks to real estate investment trusts, from mutual funds to cooperatives–the list of investments that are within reach for ordinary citizens have become much longer than it was […]

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5 Ways To Earn Passive Income Through Real Estate

Published: July 16, 2020 | Income Opps, Investing | 1 Comment

Can you earn money without working? Yes, you can. That’s called passive income. Building massive wealth and achieving financial freedom often requires creating multiple sources of passive income for yourself. Fortunately, there are many ways to create passive income. And perhaps, the most popular method is through real estate. However, most people only know one […]

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Live Stream Event: How to Invest in Real Estate for Only P1,000

Published: July 13, 2020 | Announcements, Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Investing in real estate normally requires a lot of money because property prices are quite expensive. That’s why most say that only rich people can invest in real estate. But that’s been changing. Over the years, real estate developers and financial institutions have been creating options to make property investing more attainable to more people. […]

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How to Diversify Your Investments (Episode 26)

Updated: July 10, 2020 | Investing, Podcast | 3 Comments

Listen to Episode 26 Summary of Episode 26: What is diversification? When it comes to investing, this means putting your money on different instruments to minimize your risk. (1:01) The 5 different ways you can diversify your investments. (2:04) Is it okay to just invest in mutual funds? (4:30) Invest and trade global markets: Sign […]

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