3 Things No One Will Tell You About Trading in the Financial Markets

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Trading stocks, commodities, forex, options, or ETFS is one of the dependable ways to build wealth outside of a 9 to 5 job. However, trading is not likely to transform you into an overnight millionaire; yet, many people begin their trading journeys with unrealistic expectations. Successful traders tend to highlight the glamour points of trading […]

How to Handle Friends Who Financially Take Advantage of You

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Friends are one of life’s greatest treasures. We love them, and would do everything we can to help them in times of need. However, we sometimes get “that friend” who takes advantage of us financially, especially when they know that we make more money than them. They’re not necessarily bad friends. In fact, most of […]

7 Not-So-Obvious Benefits of Investing

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Investing is a good habit to have. When you invest, you’re able to grow your money. You’re making it work for you. And if you do it long enough, you’ll become rich. But more than that, there are also some not-so-obvious benefits of investing. Here are seven of them. 1. You learn good spending habits. […]

How Jigsaw Puzzles Can Teach You About Success

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Success is very much like a jigsaw puzzle. Especially in our modern society where you are given all the pieces you need in order to succeed. There are no excuses. Turn up the volume and watch the motivational video below to learn about what success and jigsaw puzzles have in common. Enter your email address […]

2017 Philippine Business Trends and Good Business Ideas

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It all starts with a business idea. And if your goal for 2017 is to start a business, then it might help to know the business trends that could shape the year ahead. Below are my “negosyo ideas” based on what I’ve read from various business reports in the past weeks. A few of these […]

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

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As 2016 slowly bids goodbye, let’s all look back at the articles that you read, liked, and shared the most this year. It’s a great way to remember some of the lessons we learned, as we move on to a new year. So without further ado, here are the top 10 blog posts of 2016. […]

Free Webinar: Online Store Business 101

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The Internet has significantly changed the business landscape over the past couple of decades. One proof to this is Amazon.com becoming the biggest book store in the world despite having no physical store; or YouTube which earns more in advertisements than most television networks in the world. Apart from these multinational companies, thousands of people […]

Piso Tales: An Advocacy Campaign to Life by FWD Life Philippines and Wattpad

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Last week, I was invited to attend the launch of “Piso Tales” at Fully Booked in Bonifacio High Stret. Piso Tales is a collection of stories about love, fantasy, and fan-girling with hints of financial insights written by some of Wattpad’s most prolific authors in partnership with FWD Life Insurance. The event was casual and […]

6 More Excuses That Prevent Wantrepreneurs From Becoming Entrepreneurs

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A few days ago, I wrote about the six most common excuses for not starting a business. Today, I’m giving you six more. 7. I’m an introvert. Being an introvert should not be a barrier towards starting a business. In fact, because they are “natural-born listeners”, they are more likely to hear what most people […]

Giving Back to Society

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Becoming an entrepreneur is still out of the norm set in the academe. Most do still teach you to become employed immediately after going through the university. But, more and more people are joining the business bandwagon. And if you’re one of them, then we’re sure you’re now busy with building your brand, getting new […]

6 Excuses That Prevent Wantrepreneurs From Becoming Entrepreneurs

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Do you want to have your own business? If yes, then when are you planning to start building it? If your answer is “soon” or “hopefully someday” then you’re a certified wantrepreneur; a term that refers to someone who WANTS to become an entrepreneur in the future. Unfortunately, a lot of wantrepreneurs stay stuck and […]