Singles’ Day vs Black Friday: Facts About The World’s Biggest Shopping Events

Published: November 2, 2019 | General Information, In Focus, News and Events | No Comments

The world is now more connected than ever, thanks to the Internet. With e-commerce becoming more and more familiar to consumers, business retailers are no longer limited by their geographic location — anyone can now sell anything to anybody in the world. And of all the months in a year, November is perhaps the busiest […]

Funeral Costs Breakdown: Expenses When Dying in the Philippines

Published: October 29, 2019 | General Information, Personal Finance | 1 Comment

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg once said, “Always bounce the check to the undertaker, and give it all away before you go.” Personally, I wouldn’t want to bounce that check and rob the undertaker of his income. However, that quote is a reflection of the growing desire of many in Western countries to die broke. Dying broke […]

General Guide to Angel Investing

Published: October 28, 2019 | General Information, Guest Posts | No Comments

There is no prerequisite to becoming an angel investor, but it helps if you are an accredited investor. This means you can deal in securities that are not registered with the financial authorities. This is possible for investors who satisfy several requirements about income, asset size, net worth and professional experience or governance status. You […]

Fujidenzo Supports Startup Entrepreneurs

Published: October 27, 2019 | In Focus | No Comments

Since 2005, Fujidenzo Home and Commercial Appliances has grown into one of the most trusted brands in the market. While it was founded as a response to the needs of the Filipino consumers, it has now become a world class appliance brand of quality commercial products that many food businesses rely on for long term […]

5 Quick Tips for Creating New Habits That Last

Published: October 24, 2019 | Money Saving Tips, Productivity | 1 Comment

Who you are today can be defined as a sum of your habits. What you repeatedly do forms the kind of person that you are, and will be. That’s why it’s essential to have a sense of self-awareness; for you to see which habits are doing you good; and which ones are bringing you harm. […]

5 Elements of Emotional Intelligence and How To Use It To Save Money

Published: October 20, 2019 | Mindsetting, Money Saving Tips | No Comments

What is emotional intelligence? It is a person’s ability to recognize their own emotions and those of others. It involves discerning between different feelings, and using this information to guide their thoughts and actions. More often, this requires managing and/or adjusting one’s emotions to adapt in various situations; and to help oneself achieve personal goals. […]

What is Fintech, and How Fintech Products Are Changing The World

Published: October 15, 2019 | General Information, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

The first time I heard the term “fintech” was at a tech startup networking event; from a guy, who talked about cryptocurrencies and explained what Bitcoin is. It was an interesting evening, and I got to see a glimpse of what could be the future of the financial industry. Attending several more similar events was […]

4 Ways to Make Franchising a Business Easier

Updated: October 16, 2019 | Business | No Comments

A few years ago, franchising used to be an intimidating effort. After all, no one wants to live with the horror story of a failed franchise business. But now, it’s become easier than ever to get into franchising. The industry has become more inclusive, and newbie franchisees can actually afford to take more risks. So […]

Digital Business Strategies: Learn How To Make Money Online

Updated: October 28, 2019 | Business, News and Events | No Comments

The Internet has profoundly changed the world of business. Today, anyone and everyone can make money from a global market through an online business. I consider myself fortunate for catching the first wave of blogging in the Philippines. I could have never imagined back then how writing about personal finance would usher numerous businesses opportunities […]

Video: How Does The Stock Market Work?

Published: October 9, 2019 | Investing | 1 Comment

Have you ever wondered how the stock market was invented, and why does it exist? The stock market is not just a place where people like you and I make money. It is first and foremost, where companies go to raise funds for business expansion. How does it work? Watch the video below from TEDEd, […]

5 Mental Strategies to Help You Budget Your Money Effectively

Published: October 4, 2019 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | No Comments

I regularly manage my budget. It’s a habit I learned in my early 20’s and from experience, I’ve come to know how powerful it is in helping you achieve financial security. Many ask me, including some friends, on how to properly budget their money. And most of the time, the questions are about different budgeting […]