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How To Invest in Stocks | Stock Investing for Beginners

Since my announcement that I'm investing in stocks I received an overwhelming number of personal messages from friends and colleagues asking how investing in stocks works.   I am both happy and proud that my post have ignited the fire within these particular people to also invest for their future.   Stock investing can be scary, confusing and complicated. And so today I gathered some of the frequently asked questions about […]

May 2019 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my May 2019 net worth update.   It will be in the same layout as last month as I want the net worth updates to stay as simple as possible and reflect real numbers and situations.   May 2019 Can’t believe we are now on the month of June. It seems like yesterday when I was deciding on my goals for 2019. Now, the year is definitely halfway […]

7 Side Hustles I Did To Make Extra Php 5000 a Month

Today’s post I will talk about the different side hustles I did to make extra Php 5000 a month.   Side hustle changed my life for the better.   It helped me accomplish the following: Boost my savings Increase my investments Have enough capital for a possible business venture or passion project Pay-off debt (credit card) Extra money for shopping, paying bills or vacation   Truly, I am thankful God […]

How to Budget for Beginners : The Only Post You Need To Read

Today we will talk about budgeting for beginners.   We all hear how important budgeting is. They say if you are truly serious to reach financial independence and early retirement then you need to master the art of making a budget.   A budget is an estimate of your income and expenses over a set period of time. Normally done on a monthly basis, budgets work to: Allocate your salary/income/money […]

April 2019 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my April 2019 net worth update.   It will be in the same layout as last month as I want the net worth updates to stay as simple as possible and reflect real numbers and situations.   April 2019   The month of April was indeed a blast. I attended a conference and a one-day crash course all related to work. The super learner in me was really […]

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide on Index Funds in the Philippines

Today I’ll talk more about index funds in the Philippines.   DISCLAIMER – Make sure you read and understand the entirety of the post before deciding. What you do with your money is completely your own. I am not a financial advisor.   This is actually not the first time I’ve talked about index funds. I mentioned it as part of the best investment for retirement in the Philippines.   […]

I Live Paycheck to Paycheck, How Can I Save Money

Living paycheck to paycheck without any savings is not something new to me.   I experienced this during my first few years of having a real job. Back then, I have no idea about budgeting, tracking my expenses and living below my means. I keep on making expenses here and there.   And even though I earn extra money from hosting weddings and events, I ended up saving nothing.   […]

March 2019 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my March 2019 net worth update.   It will be in the same layout as last month as I want the net worth updates to stay as simple as possible and reflect real numbers and situations. March 2019   It was a busy month for yours truly. You may notice the lack of post and I’m truly sorry for being missing in action.   As I revealed last […]

GCash Invest Money Review | Making Investing Simple!

According to BSP’s 2017 Financial Inclusion Survey, only 3% of adults invest in stocks, bonds, Unit Investment Trust Funds or UITFs, mutual funds, and other managed investment schemes.   This is a terrifying number.   It means up until today there is a huge gap between people who invest and those who do not.   The BSP study further reveals that among those without investment, the most common reason is […]

February 2019 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my February 2019 net worth update.   It will be in the same layout as last month as I want the net worth updates to stay as simple as possible and reflect real numbers and situations.   February 2019 As you may notice I’ve been missing in action for the month of February 2019. The reason for that is something major happened to me at work.   In […]