Stocks

Diversify Your Investment Portfolio for Long Term Growth

Never put your egg in one basket. Same principle applies in our stocks portfolio. Remember, we are long term investor and we will keep our stocks for long years. On the span of this long years, lots of uncertain things could happen. Though being a long term investors for blue chip companies makes as less vulnerable to risk, we can ... Read More »

Guide in Opening Philequity Mutual Fund for Your Children

With our baby coming nearly, I inquire in Philequity on how to open mutual fund account for kids. I know we can do that as parents, I’ve watched it on ANC On the Money segment with Rose Fausto as the guest. Parents, in case you don’t know her, she’s the author of the book teaching her kids on investing in ... Read More »

How to Monitor Your Mutual Fund Investment

I assume you already have your mutual fund investment account in any of the provider from the Philippines. Now what? How are you going to track the fund and monitor your fund growth? How can you compute for your growth percentage over time? To illustrate how to monitor your fund, I am going to use FAMI SALEF. After you send ... 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 »