Posts tagged ‘News and Events’

What is a Stock Split and What It Means for Stock Investors

Published: August 24, 2020 | General Information, Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Tesla (TSLA) recently announced that they’re doing a stock split. It will be the first time for the company, whose 5-for-1 stock split will take effect on August 31, 2020. Interestingly, on the same day, Apple (AAPL) will also do a stock split, 4-for-1 in their case. For long-time Apple shareholders, this isn’t new as […]

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How to Invest in Real Estate for Only P1,000

Updated: November 13, 2020 | Announcements, Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Investing in real estate normally requires a lot of money because property prices are quite expensive. That’s why most say that only rich people can invest in real estate. But that’s been changing. Over the years, real estate developers and financial institutions have been creating options to make property investing more attainable to more people. […]

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Wealth, Retirement & Estate Planning Forum 2020

Published: June 18, 2020 | News and Events | 1 Comment

I’ve been invited by companies, on several occasions, to do a retirement planning seminar for soon-to-be retirees. The audience are mostly employees, who will be retiring from the company within the year, or have already filed for retirement. And I try to help them as much as I can on how to deal with the […]

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The 10 Most Traded Stocks or Companies on eToro’s Global Platform

Published: May 29, 2020 | Investing, News and Events | 6 Comments

Social trading and multi-asset brokerage company, eToro has recently launched commission-free trading for US stocks to the Asia-Pacific. This zero-commission offering applies to all stocks on its platform that are traded on the Nasdaq and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). And this makes them the first platform to offer commission-free stocks and fractional shares globally. […]

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Learn How To Be an Online Freelancer with this FREE Workshop

Updated: June 6, 2020 | Announcements, Freelancing, News and Events | 2 Comments

UPDATE: The free workshop is now over. We’re now on a global recession, and everyone has been affected by this pandemic. I’m sure each one of us have been affected by this in one way or another. Some Filipinos have already lost their jobs while others are thinking of resigning due to health and safety […]

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FREE Online Seminar: Making Money with Bitcoin

Published: May 12, 2020 | Announcements, News and Events | No Comments

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general have found their own niche in the financial industry. I know people who have become advocates for it and has continuously made money from crypto trading. However, many Filipinos are still in the dark when it comes to Bitcoin. Particularly, what it is, how it works, and how do you […]

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Making Money in Oil: How Do You Trade “Black Gold”?

Updated: August 24, 2020 | Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

The week of 20 April 2020 will definitely go into history books because for the first time, the West Texas Intermediate (WTI), the U.S. oil benchmark, dived down into negative territory. What does this mean? If I were an oil seller and you were a buyer, a negative price means I’m willing to pay you […]

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Podcast United: Stay at Home, Give Back

Published: April 20, 2020 | Announcements, News and Events | 1 Comment

This week, from April 20-24, Podcast Network Asia will be having an online event entitled, Podcast United. This is a series of live streams featuring local podcasts to help raise funds for the COVID-19 frontliners via Frontline Feeders PH, and in partnership with PayMaya. And I’m proud to say that The 80 Percent will be […]

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Global Markets are Down: What Can You Do?

Published: February 26, 2020 | Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Global markets have been like a rollercoaster for the past several weeks. After the initial downturn because of the coronavirus or COVID 19, markets had been recovering for 2 weeks. However, the end of last week saw prices turned red yet again. Last February 24 was bloody, all major markets opened and closed negative. While […]

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Seminar: How To Build an Education Fund for your Child

Updated: March 1, 2020 | News and Events | No Comments

UPDATE: This seminar is done. Watch out for the next schedule. A good education is the best legacy you can give your child. But with the rising costs of education in the country, many parents are finding it hard to send their child to school, much less provide them a college education. Additionally, several pre-need […]

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I’m Going to the Entrepreneurs & Freelancers Forum 2020

Published: January 5, 2020 | Announcements, News and Events | 1 Comment

A new year means new things to learn. And I’m starting off this year by attending the Entrepreneurs and Freelancers Forum 2020. This event gathers aspiring and successful business owners and freelance professionals under one roof to share knowledge, experiences, and aspirations. The goal is to hasten the growth of their businesses and their professions; […]

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MAPFRE Insurance Raises Capital and Takes the Lead in Non-Life Insurance

Published: December 5, 2019 | In Focus, News and Events | No Comments

MAPFRE INSURANCE, formerly MAPFRE INSULAR, recently announced in a media launch that it has raised capital to P900 million, having complied with the minimum net worth requirement set for 2019 by the Insurance Commission, according to the New Insurance Code of the Philippines (RA 10607). Amended in 2013, the law states that a domestic life […]

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How To Invest in Premyo Bonds

Published: November 27, 2019 | In Focus, Investing, News and Events | No Comments

The Philippine Bureau of Treasury has officially launched its one-year peso-denominated “Premyo Bonds Para sa Bayan” last November 25. They hope that this offering will encourage more Filipinos to become investors. And as an incentive, apart from the usual fixed income you’ll earn, you also get the chance to win a condo unit, a million […]

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