Posts tagged ‘saving money’

How to Do Retail Therapy Without Going Broke (Episode 41)

Updated: October 19, 2020 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance, Podcast | 1 Comment

Listen to Episode 41: on Spotify on Apple Podcasts on Google Podcasts Episode Sponsor: Shopback Shopback is Asia-Pacific’s number 1 pre-shopping destination. Get a portion of your money back when you shop online. Download the FREE app today at Episode 41 Chapters: 01:08: The Benefits of Retail Therapy 05:15: Retail Therapy Tip #1 06:01: […]

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It’s Hard to Improve What You Don’t Measure (Episode 4)

Updated: February 20, 2020 | Personal Finance, Podcast | No Comments

Listen to Episode 4 Summary of Episode 4: Talked about the stock market and why people invest in companies. (1:45) How people choose which companies to invest in. A big part of it are the numbers in the financial reports. (2:50) If you want to be an entrepreneur, then you should take care of your […]

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The Story of Mr. Super Investor and Mr. Super Saver

Updated: September 15, 2020 | Investing, Money Saving Tips | 5 Comments

In recent years, as more and more people seek financial advice from me, I’ve come to realize one important lesson about saving and investing. And that is: It’s better to maximize the amount you save first, before optimizing your investment returns. Truth be told, people ask me “What’s the best investment?” more often than “How […]

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Why Most People Fail at Saving Money

Updated: August 19, 2020 | Money Saving Tips | 4 Comments

Ask anyone if it’s important to save money, and everyone would say “Yes”. But ask them again if they actually have savings, and I’m certain only a few would have one. It is a challenge to save money, especially for people who are barely making ends meet. However, most of those I’ve met who don’t […]

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Wealth Starts With Learning and Doing This One Habit

Updated: June 8, 2020 | Mindsetting, Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 3 Comments

Let’s admit it, everyone wants to be rich. Unfortunately, only a few would achieve wealth — most would struggle financially their whole life, while some would simply become financially stable and live a modest life. So why does this happen? Why can’t everyone achieve financial freedom and retire rich? Of course, there are many factors […]

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What Happens When You’ve Been a Money-Saver for a Long Time

Updated: September 5, 2020 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 13 Comments

It’s hard to change from being a reckless spender to a practical saver. I’ve been there before, and I can honestly say that it is a struggle. It’s not easy to live every day when you’re always torn between enjoying the present and preparing for the future; to choose between spending your money today, and […]

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How To Analyze Your Expenses, So You Can Lower Your Spending and Save More Money

Updated: July 2, 2020 | Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 18 Comments

It’s not how much you earn, but how much you save that’s more important when it comes to growing your wealth. And when it comes to saving money, analyzing your expenses is a necessary part of the process. Today, I’ll teach you how I analyze my expenses, so that you can determine possible ways to […]

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The Rules of Wealth Never Changes and Here’s Proof

Updated: February 28, 2020 | Personal Finance | 5 Comments

What is the most basic rule to follow if you want to become rich? I believe it’s to spend less than what you earn. The better version is: Spend less than what you earn and invest the difference. But we just want the basics… the most important rule of wealth building. Which, to state it […]

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My Piggy Bank is Full Again

Published: August 22, 2011 | Money Saving Tips | 14 Comments

I was putting some coins in my piggy bank last night when I realized it’s already full (again). Yay! So I immediately took it to my work desk and counted them, all the while wondering how much I was able to save this time. What I have is a Picky Piggy Bank – a place […]

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Reader Mail #18: Smart Money Moves With Your Savings

Updated: November 28, 2015 | Investing, Personal Finance, Reader Mail | 2 Comments

I always say that the very first thing you should do if you want to achieve financial freedom is to learn how to save money. Be frugal, pay yourself first, avoid unnecessary expenses – it’s just some of the things you can do to start building your wealth. And after a few months, or even […]

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Your Ultimate Guide To Buying Any Gadget

Updated: December 19, 2018 | Money Saving Tips | 8 Comments

Are you thinking of buying a new mobile phone? Or perhaps a new laptop? Are you contemplating if you should get yourself that tablet computer that everyone’s seem to be carrying around nowadays? How about that new DSLR or mirrorless camera? Or that stylish new GoPro? Regardless of what gadget you’re planning to buy, I’m […]

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How I Started Saving

Updated: February 23, 2019 | Guest Posts, Money Saving Tips | 7 Comments

I know a lot of people considered “To save more money this year” as their resolution. 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 her story […]

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