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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 »

Personal Equity and Retirement Account (PERA)

Noong 2008, isinabatas ang RA 9505 or PERA upang makatulong at makahikayat ng mga Pilipino para mag invest at mag save para sa kanilang kinabukasan. Sa darating na 2014, mai-implement na ito. Isa po itong voluntary way of saving and investing. Kung nasa ibang bansa kayo, katumbas nito ang CPF sa Singapore at 401K sa US. May apat na group ... 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 »