Posts tagged ‘retirement plan’

Retiring Soon? This is How You Should Invest

Updated: October 1, 2016 | Investing, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

The average life expectancy of Filipinos is currently at 71 years old. This means that if you retire at 60, then your retirement fund should be able to sustain you for at least 11 years. And it could be more, as new advancements in fitness, nutrition, and medicine are making people healthier and live longer. […]

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How To Build a Million-Peso Retirement Account

Updated: January 17, 2016 | Investing | 7 Comments

If you want to retire rich, then you need to invest – and the earlier you start, the better. As most financial planners would say, your “time in the market” is more important than “timing the market”; and that’s why the best time to start investing is NOW. Fortunately, you don’t need to have a […]

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How To Retire Young and Retire Rich

Updated: January 17, 2016 | Investing, Personal Finance | 7 Comments

To retire young and rich is everyone’s dream. While some are satisfied with just imagining this possibility, there are those who are fiercely determined to make this a reality. If you’re the latter, then this article is for you. As with any goal, the initial step is to objectively define what you want to achieve. […]

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Why You Should Plan For Retirement As Early As Possible

Updated: June 30, 2017 | Personal Finance | 2 Comments

The daughter of a friend recently graduated from college, and just got accepted at her first job. I visited their home over the weekend, and she asked if I have any advice for her, now that she’s working. Without second thoughts, I told her that she should start planning for her retirement. “Retirement? But I’m […]

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What You Need To Know About Planning For Your Retirement

Updated: March 28, 2017 | Mindsetting | 9 Comments

To retire young and to retire rich. This is the goal of most people and this WAS certainly my goal. Yes, it was my goal – something that I wanted to achieve before… but not anymore. And let me explain to you why. Retirement as a goal A lot of people work hard with dreams […]

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6 Common Mistakes People Do When Planning For Their Retirement

Updated: August 9, 2016 | Personal Finance | No Comments

Many people see retirement as the time of their life when they don’t have to work anymore. It will be the years when they can just relax and enjoy the wealth they’ve accumulated over the years. Retirement is that “paradise” we reach to pat ourselves on the back for a job well done. But the […]

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Think About and Plan For Your Future

Updated: May 22, 2015 | Mindsetting | 1 Comment

“Think about and plan for your future.” That’s an advise I often heard from teachers when I was still in high school. And just like any regular teenager… I thought about it for a moment, decided haphazardly what I wanted to be, and then chose to live life at the present moment. “Today is where […]

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The Three Most Often Ignored Necessary Expenses

Updated: January 24, 2012 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

Part of being financially smart is distinguishing between necessary and unnecessary expenses. We all know that food and shelter are basic necessities. Clothing too, but only to a reasonable extent. And depending on our lifestyle, there may also be other essential costs that we need to pay for. But along with these, did you know […]

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