Posts tagged ‘financial freedom’

On Caramoan Islands and The Trip That You’re Meant To Take

Updated: June 7, 2016 | Life Lessons | 12 Comments

I’m officially back from my beach vacation after spending almost a week in Caramoan. While most of my friends are enjoying #Laboracay, I’m down east in Camarines Sur and island hopping in this beach paradise. Honestly, the photo above does not capture the whole beauty of the place. And it’s really hard to describe the […]

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It’s Wrong To Be Happy During Payday, and Here’s Why

Updated: March 13, 2017 | Mindsetting | 14 Comments

Are you happy during payday? If I were to answer this question years ago, when I was still an employee, I would definitely say “Yes”. In fact, during those years, “happy” would be an understatement to describe how I felt every 15th and 30th of the month – “profound joy” would be the more accurate […]

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To Become Rich, You Only Need To Do Three Things

Updated: October 16, 2014 | Personal Finance | 5 Comments

I’ve been writing in this blog for almost six years now. And if I were to summarize all the articles here, then I’d only need three sentences to do so. Personal finance and the journey towards financial freedom is not a complicated undertaking. It’s a straightforward, three-step process, that everyone can do with enough determination […]

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How Financial Independence Changed Me

Updated: May 21, 2017 | Life Lessons | 20 Comments

Most people change over time, some for the worse and some for the better. How a person changes depends on his or her decision. But I also believe that the circumstances that happen in one’s life is a big factor on affecting that change. For example, I’ve been out of the corporate world for ten […]

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How Do I Get My Cross Over Point?

Updated: July 5, 2012 | Guest Posts, Personal Finance | 15 Comments

How much do you need to invest to be financially free? That’s the question that our guest blogger for today, Anthony, tries to help us with. Below, he gives us an illustration of how you can calculate the amount you need to save, and then invest, so you can live a financially independent life. A […]

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The Financial Independence Days of Our Lives

Updated: June 12, 2017 | Mindsetting | 5 Comments

The Philippines is celebrating its Independence Day. And when you’ve lived decades after the end of colonial occupation, it’s normal that you take this day for granted. And see it as just one of those holidays where you don’t have to go to work. However, closer to our hearts are what I call financial independence […]

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Achieving Financial Freedom and Mobility

Updated: September 24, 2014 | Guest Posts, Mindsetting | 7 Comments

Why do I want to achieve financial freedom? It’s not because I want to live a super swank life with all the “bling” I can afford. But as I’ve said in my life story – it’s because I simply wanted more TIME for myself and to do the things I love. And this is a […]

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