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Financial Literacy

If Only I Invest Earlier

I have been working abroad for more than 9 years now. As I look back to those years, I wonder where my salary went? Then I realized, I’m a typical OFW trapped in a rat race, working hard to earn money. Investment is not on my vocabulary. House and land is an asset for me. And savings account in the ... Read More »

Investment Taxes in the Philippines

Making your money work for you means it will also work for the government. With various investment vehicles to consider, it is only appropriate to know what are the taxes involve on each investments. Here’s some of the taxes imposed in our country. SAVINGS ACCOUNT In case you don’t know, average savings account in the Philippines earned around 0.30% per ... Read More »

Which Is Better: Stocks or Mutual Funds?

I receive a lot of queries about this questions, especially from the newbies. While both are advisable vehicles of investments, choosing which one to invest can be challenging. To help you decide which one suits you, let me show some comparisons between the two. Mutual fund is the most basic investment anyone can get. It requires: LESS MONEY (Php 5K ... Read More »

Investing in Philippine Market Guide for OFW’s

Philippine economy is booming and our stock market is reaping the benefits of it. With more cashflow from foreign and few local investors, our current market is expected to surge even more in coming years. This is a good new for all Filipinos. However, sad to say, ordinary Filipinos and OFW’s won’t benefit from it. In fact, for OFW’s, the ... Read More »

Phil Equity Mutual Fund: Another Investment Option for OFW

I already featured FAMI mutual fund here, now let me talk about another good mutual fund company in the Philippines. “Philequity Management, Inc. (PEMI) is an investment management company established in 1993. We are committed to helping you achieve your long-term financial objectives by offering an array of mutual funds suited to your unique needs.” – as posted on their ... Read More »

Things You Need to Consider Before Investing

If you are considering investing your hard earned money, check this 3 important factors you need to follow. Failure to do so might result to a failed investment. As you know, investment should be done for long term. Time is one of the most important factor that can make your money grow higher until such time you opt to withraw ... Read More »