Posts tagged ‘IMG Wealth Academy’

How To Ask Better Questions and Learn More

Published: March 9, 2016 | Personal Finance | 1 Comment

I get asked a lot of questions everyday, and mostly about personal finance and investments. People often send them through my email and social media accounts, and when I’m not busy, I try to give detailed and comprehensive answers. However, when I’m preoccupied with something, I tend to reply with just vanilla responses — which […]

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The Things I Learned Since I Started Investing

Updated: December 6, 2017 | Guest Posts, Investing | 3 Comments

One of my greatest joys is seeing someone’s life change for the better. And I feel honored to have known and be friends with Philip, who will share some investing lessons today. I am a witness to his journey from being an ordinary employee, to becoming a financial literacy advocate who’s been helping Filipino families […]

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Eight Reasons Why I Learned To Love Personal Finance

Updated: October 20, 2014 | Guest Posts, News and Events | 3 Comments

Did you love your finance subjects when you were in college? I recall my economics class, and how I and most of my classmates found it boring. My accounting class was no different, as I felt it was a waste of my calculator’s power to do an endless stream of additions and subtractions. Today, April […]

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The WHYPOWER Attribute

Updated: September 30, 2017 | Guest Posts, Inspirational, Life Lessons | 5 Comments

It’s always wonderful to meet people whose lives have been transformed because of financial education. They’re ordinary people, who used to believe that life is a constant struggle. But because they learned how to properly manage their finances, they now see life as abundant and opportunity-rich. Such is the case of April, who shares with […]

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The Story of Mr. Invest Now, Mr. Catch Up and Mr. Wait Longer

Updated: February 15, 2018 | Investing | 54 Comments

This is the story of three friends who were born on the same year. Their names are Mr. Invest Now, Mr. Catch Up and Mr. Wait Longer. On their 30th birthday, they went drinking in a bar. Towards the end of the night, Mr. Invest Now said, “I want to start investing now. I’ll invest […]

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Survey Results: The Financial Situation of Filipino Families

Published: February 10, 2014 | Personal Finance | 7 Comments

Last month, I did an online survey on the financial situation of Filipino families. I’d like to thank everyone who took the time to answer the questions. Below are the current summary of responses, and my personal thoughts about it. What is your biggest source of income today? Salary from being an employee: 85% Income […]

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This Doctor Wrote Down a Long-Time Dream, IMG Helped Him Fulfill That Dream

Published: December 22, 2013 | In Focus | 1 Comment

Dr. Jaime Lorenzo Jr. had a long-time dream – to be interviewed on TV. He wrote it down, knowing that there is power in writing down goals. And true enough, this month, that dream came true when he was invited to guest in ANC’s On The Money. Indeed, it was a great year for Doc […]

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I’m Promoted To Marketing Director at IMG

Published: November 18, 2013 | In Focus, News and Events | 13 Comments

It was October 2012 when I signed-up for the IMG Wealth Academy. In case you don’t know, the Wealth Academy is a school which conducts financial management seminars. It’s run by IMG or International Marketing Group, a financial services distribution company. I blogged about my experience on becoming an Associate member HERE and fast forward […]

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The Importance of Financial Discipline and the Right Environment

Updated: September 11, 2017 | Guest Posts, Inspirational, Life Lessons | 12 Comments

Today, I’m very honored to share with you a guest post from a friend, and someone I admire, Dr. Jaime Lorenzo. I first met Doc Jaime last year, August 31 to be exact, around 7:30 PM at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in Alabang Town Center. I remember that night well, because I have written […]

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The Learning Pyramid

Updated: July 14, 2017 | General Information | 5 Comments

Have you heard of the Learning Pyramid? It’s an illustration on the effectiveness of various learning methods. Or in other words, it’s a graphic representation of the different ways that people learn new things. The top of the pyramid shows the “least effective” way to learn, while the “most effective” method of learning is represented […]

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