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My Son’s Investment Portfolio

As a financial literacy advocate, I want my son to experience investing at a young age. This is something my generation failed to do, mainly because our parents don’t know anything about investment. In fact, I only learn investing at the age of 31. I know it’s quite late compare to other people, but better late than not invest at ... Read More »

How to Apply for TIN Number or Recover Your Old One

Opening investment account in the Philippines especially with COL Financials and mutual fund companies now requires TIN number. NO problem if you are in the Philippines. But what if you are an OFW and no time to go back to Philippines to get a TIN number? Not an issue anymore, you can apply online where ever you are.  All you ... Read More »

Our Portfolio Update for 2015

2014 is a great year for us. Though it didn’t make our portfolio grow enormously, at least it grows around 4.5% overall. As you know, I am the sole breadwinner now as my wife stops working to take care of our baby Francis. The growth may seems slow, but at least we are not sacrificing our family. Here’s our current ... Read More »

How We Prepare Our 1 Year Old Baby to be Financially Literate

My son Francis will turn 1 year old tomorrow. As parent, we want to raise him to be financially literate as early as possible. Since maliit pa sya, there’s not much we can do but just prepare everything for him to be financially wise paglaki nya. Here are some things that we did for the past year. EDUCATIONAL FUND and ... Read More »

Lesson Learned from my First Investment

Last 2009, bumili ako ng condo as investment. It’s a 28sqm 1BR unit worth PHP 2.27M. Since nasa Singapore ako, I asked my friend to help me look for a good one. Luckily, he found one and katabi lang ng isang malaking university sa Manila. I contacted the agent and close the deal in a month after sending all the ... Read More »

How am I going to retire and get out of the rat race?

Yesterday I posted my wife’s portfolio in my facebook account. Not to brag, but to inspire people to invest while they can and still have monthly pay check. In case you are not aware, she resigned from her job to take care of our first child. But even though her monthly pay check is gone, her money keeps on working ... Read More »