What happens if your stockbroker goes broke and shuts down? Are you going to lose all your shares and money? It’s an interesting and important question that one of our […]Continue reading
Category: Reader Mail
How To Prepare For Retirement When You’re in Your 20s
It’s common for me to receive messages from people asking for personal finance advice. Most of the time, their questions are about my thoughts on specific investments that they’re considering. […]Continue reading
How Do You Identify and Deal With Fake Financial Gurus?
When I started writing about personal finance back in 2007, there was only a handful of us, Filipino bloggers, who are in the financial niche. Fast forward to more than […]Continue reading
I Can’t Afford The Dream Wedding of my Fiancé, What Should I Do?
A guy is worried that he won’t be able to give the dream wedding that his fiancé always talks about. He sends me an email asking for advice on what […]Continue reading
Reader Mail #36: My Thoughts on Bitcoin, Because Many Are Asking
Ever since I wrote that post about investing on Bitcoin, I have been flooded with questions regarding it. I have to admit that I was not straightforward with my current […]Continue reading
Investing is Risky if you Don’t Save
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 […]Continue reading
Investing in UITF vs VUL: Answering a Reader’s Question
Today, I’m sharing with you an email that I recently received. The sender is asking which is the better investment, UITF, or VUL. Several people have also been asking me […]Continue reading
How Much Can I Earn From the Stock Market?
According to a 2016 study done by the Shareholders’ Association of the Philippines, less than 1% of Filipinos are invested in the stock market. The reasons vary, but the primary […]Continue reading
Answering Your Questions About Unit Investment Trust Funds (UITF)
Unit Investment Trust Funds have been gaining popularity as an investment among Filipinos in the past few years. The primary reason being its convenience as they’re available in most commercial […]Continue reading
Which is a Better Investment? How to Compare Different Types of Investments
Which is a better investment, stocks or equity funds? Gold or real estate? Forex or mutual funds? If you’re new to investing, then I’m sure you have similar questions in […]Continue reading
The Key to Finding Profit From Your Passion
“Follow your passion” is advice you’ll often hear from entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, doing so is easier said than done. And most of those who try to follow their passion, will find […]Continue reading
Why is Financial Freedom Hard To Achieve?
It’s been a while now since I began selling my book, The Ready To Be Rich Guide To Investing, and I’m thankful to all those who wrote me to say […]Continue reading