Posts tagged ‘pay yourself first’

The Best Financial Advice I’ve Received In My Life

Updated: April 4, 2018 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 6 Comments

In chess, there’s a strategic principle called “forced moves” wherein one player limits his opponent’s next move to only one or two options. For example, by attacking the other player’s king (check), his opponent is forced to remove his king from danger on his next move. Or else, he loses the game — and usually […]

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Make Budget Planning a Habit

Updated: May 29, 2018 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

If you’re like most people, you probably receive a lot of text message spam. You know, those SMS from unknown numbers asking if you’d like to buy a condo unit, or apply for a personal loan. Recently, I received one that says, “Short on cash for your child’s tuition? Apply for a personal loan. No […]

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How I Started My Journey, As Shared To The Lenddo Community

Published: February 2, 2012 | Life Lessons, News and Events, Personal Finance | 3 Comments

Last week, January 26th, I attended the 2nd Lenddo meetup over at Jack’s Loft in Eastwood, Libis. It was my first time to meet the people of the Lenddo community, and I’m glad that I did. I’ve never been with a group before who are as hungry for financial knowledge as those I’ve met that […]

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How I Started Saving

Updated: December 17, 2017 | Guest Posts, Money Saving Tips | 7 Comments

I know a lot of people considered “To save more money this year” as their resolution for 2010. A month and a half into the year, how has it been? I hope you’re doing fine with your plan. To inspire and give you some tips, here is Raine, our guest blogger for today, telling you […]

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Reader Mail #8b: On Business, Investing and Personal Finance

Updated: November 24, 2010 | Business, Investing, Personal Finance, Reader Mail | 3 Comments

Welcome to the eight edition of Reader Mail. This is the time where I answer some of the interesting questions I receive from my readers. Today, we have business questions, inquiries about the Philippine Stock Market and some personal finance questions. So let’s go to the emails now. Oh by the way, please note that […]

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Money Saving Tips For People Who Hate Saving Money

Updated: June 13, 2018 | Money Saving Tips | 19 Comments

Saving money is important. We all know that. But knowing is not the same as doing. For some people, saving money is like going on a healthy diet. You get inspired and start to do it, but after a few weeks, self-pity creeps in and you begin hating it. If you usually fail at saving […]

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What It Means To Pay Yourself First

Updated: November 25, 2017 | Mindsetting, Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 32 Comments

Paying yourself first is the simplest way to save money. I’ve learned about this concept a long time ago. It took me a few months before applying it, but when I did, I never stopped. I still do it now actually. Paying yourself first is very simple thought it can be quite difficult to apply […]

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