How Important Is It To Be Insured?

How Important Is It To Be Insured?

A majority of the population here in the Philippines are not insurance believers. They do have a point there – when your earnings could barely allow you to get by and let your family eat a decent meal three times a day, why would you want to pay for something that may...
Automate Your Savings: Open a BPI Save-Up Account

Automate Your Savings: Open a BPI Save-Up Account

In the one year that we’ve been trying (really hard, I must say) to get our finances right, I must say that the very beginning is almost always the hardest. This also applies to anything and everything else in life, if you haven’t noticed that. We’ve...
The High Cost of Waiting to Invest

The High Cost of Waiting to Invest

Are any of these lines familiar to you? 20s: “Save?! But I just got the taste of receiving my very own paycheck. Why not splurge it first? I’m still young anyway.” 30s: “Save?! I still have a wedding to pay off. (OR: Baby’s needs are too...

A-Z Challenge: O is for Only When You Can Afford!

Buy your own house and car only if you have the capacity to pay for them. Buy only for your needs and not just to show off your assets to others. This is one of those mature-ish topics again, not green but when an adult tries to make wise and responsible decisions as...

The Danger of Living From Paycheck to Paycheck

(In an effort to slowly merge all my blogs, I am transferring this article from here to this site.) If you have found yourself looking forward to receiving your salary, feeling on a high that day and then a day or two later, going back on the same vicious cycle...