Month: February 2015

My First Year Anniversary working in Makati

Today, February 26, 2015, I am celebrating my first year at work. I still find it amusing that I am now living the employee world as I still feel just like yesterday when I graduated.  I can still remember how nervous I felt when I was interviewed by the HR Manager as well as the day when I stood in front to present myself to everyone in the office. We […]

Small Business for 20-something

Becoming a young entrepreneur may be hard for there may be judgements on your age. I remember the time when I started hosting for weddings and debuts, I was 17 and in my second year in college. I felt like most clients show doubt whether I can really do it because I am too young, no experience on love and relationships as well as haven’t had my own debut, yet […]

5 Biggest Sweldo Mistakes Employees Commit and How to Avoid Them

Akinse or Atrenta… Sweldo is the question. Whenever its payday there is just light in the eyes of every employee. After days of working for hours you can now finally enjoy your accumulative earnings. You may remember how I shared to you guys the Things That Ruin my Savings and I felt like many totally relate with my situation. Now as an employee you may find yourself sharing the same […]

My Life, My Job, My Career and the 6 Success Tips that Helped Me

Woot! Woot! The month of February is almost over. I still can’t believe that we are on the 3rd week already of the shortest month of the year. How did your Valentine’s Day go?!  I hope you had a wonderful time with your loved one. Though I may be single (Read here to know Why) I am not bitter or anything sa Araw ng mga Puso. It is a nice […]

Reader Question: What do you think are the best FUNDS in FAMI that I should start with?!

For the first week of February I have received questions from Sir Jonathan all concerning investing in FAMI-SALEF. I asked him if I could share his question as part of this month’s Reader Question together with the answer I personally sent him. Glad that he agreed as both us know that there may be others who have the same question in mind but don’t know how or whom to ask. […]

Lessons Filipinos Can Learn from the Chinese

In celebration of this year’s Chinese New Year I thought of dedicating a particular blog post for the nation of the Land of Opportunities. During my school days I have been taught about how well Chinese are in terms of finances. They have been the owners of some of the biggest businesses in the country. They are also known for their natural frugal living and how well they spend their […]

Owning a Home for 20-something

Whenever me and my younger sister have misunderstanding and my Mother will of course be in favor of my younger sister (even if she is wrong) I will have this thinking that I want to move out. I really wanted to move out even during college days. Not moving out in a bad way but moving out to experience independence. Owning a house and turning it into a home for […]

Turning Your Salary to Income

If you’ve read my last week’s financial lesson blog post entitled All About Sweldo in the Philippines then you might have an idea on my do’s and don’ts towards the end. Thank you for making it one of the most viewed post of SavingsPinay. Anyhow, today I will teach how you could turn your salary into a potential income. Now you might be asking what’s the difference between the two. […]

SavingsPinay’s January Quick Recap

Hi everyone! Today I decided to give a Quick Recap and Announcement since the past week has been all out. I also couldn’t find a time to post this one since we’ve already begun the 14 Day Productive Living Challenge but I do hope you still enjoy this January Quick Recap. I want to extend my thank you for reading my blog and being by my side. Here’s a list […]

Summary of the 14 Day Productive Living Program

Follow my blog with Bloglovin  For the past 14 days all posts in SavingsPinay focused on productive living. Thank you for the warm response that this first eCourse got from you. Productivity is again a topic very close to my heart and what a better way to invest in that knowledge than to share it. The true meaning of productive living Productive Living is all about becoming a better you […]