Posts tagged ‘Personal Finance’

Most Common Financial Mistakes People Make Through Life

Published: January 22, 2018 | Personal Finance | No Comments

Many say that experience is the best teacher. And learning from the experience of others is the smarter and painless way to do it. Below are the most common financial mistakes that people make at different stages in life. A lot of them are sentiments from people I’ve met, while a few are of my […]

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From P19,600 to P111,000 in Just 7 Days, And Not From Bitcoin

Updated: January 16, 2018 | Personal Finance | 12 Comments

While most people are focused on Bitcoin, there’s a few who are making more money in the stock market. And today, I’m going to tell you a true story that just happened this week. Last month, I shared my thoughts on Bitcoin, and why I don’t invest in it. I wrote: “I am not putting […]

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The Costs of Owning a Pet

Published: December 20, 2017 | Personal Finance | 1 Comment

Owning a pet has a lot of emotional benefits. However, it can be expensive to have one. If you’re thinking of getting a pet, then you should seriously take a look at your budget first. Moreover, always reconsider if you’re giving a pet as a gift to a friend or loved one. Because your good […]

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8 Smart Money Spending Tips for OFWs During Christmas

Published: December 5, 2017 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | No Comments

Christmas is a time for family. And for most Overseas Filipino Workers, it is their once-a-year chance to go home and spend quality time with their loved ones. Unfortunately, coming home for Christmas usually results to overspending for OFWs. However, the good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way. Below are eight […]

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Reader Mail #36: My Thoughts on Bitcoin, Because Many Are Asking

Published: November 29, 2017 | Personal Finance, Reader Mail | 5 Comments

Ever since I wrote that post about investing on Bitcoin, I have been flooded with questions regarding it. I have to admit that I was not straightforward with my current opinion on Bitcoin, and cryptocurrencies in general, on that article. The reason for that is because I wanted people to think for themselves. And the […]

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The Best Investment Today is Not Bitcoin nor Cryptocurrencies

Published: November 6, 2017 | Investing, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

Investing in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies have been going around in social media in recent months. I’ve had a lot of messages as well about it, asking if it’s a good investment and how to invest in them. As people experience a global fascination with cryptocurrencies, with Bitcoin rising to almost by 700% since […]

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6 Money Myths that Will Change the Way You Think About Your Finances

Published: September 25, 2017 | Personal Finance | 1 Comment

In the information age, you’ll come across droves of “advice” on how you can achieve success. While some of these have their merits, not all of them are based on factual evidence. Rather, they’re purely anecdotal and therefore, cannot be applied in every situation. In this post, we’ll separate fact from fiction. Whether you are […]

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Which is Better: Car Financing or Buying a New Car with Cash Upfront?

Published: September 20, 2017 | Personal Finance | 1 Comment

Getting a new car is a huge responsibility. There are lots of things that you have to take into account, and payment option is one of them. You have two choices: you can either pay with cash for a brand new or used car, or get a car finance plan for a rent-to-own car. If […]

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4 Pillars of Financial Success

Published: August 28, 2017 | Personal Finance | 1 Comment

Do you want to achieve wealth? Are you looking for ways to become rich? Then let me tell you now that there are a lot of ways to become a millionaire, and it’s up to you to choose which path to take. But before you pursue any of them, you have to first understand the […]

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10 Not-So-Obvious Signs That You’re Financially Stable

Published: August 14, 2017 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

When thinking about someone who is financially stable, most people simply imagine a person who’s earning a lot of money. Other common signs of financial stability, which people believe include having regular work, owning a car and a home, and being able to afford a few luxuries in life. However, these external signals can be […]

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