Reader Question: What to do with an extra PhP 50,000?

I recently received an email from an avid reader of this blog.  He asked me one simple question.  He said, “I have an extra PhP50,000.  I don’t know if I should invest it all in RTBs?  What do you think?  What is the best thing I can do with my money?” I remember sending a… Continue reading Reader Question: What to do with an extra PhP 50,000?

MoneySense Live’s Where To Invest In 2010

I recently received an invitation to attend MoneySense Live’s Where To Invest In 2010 Seminar at AIM Conference Center, Makati City.  As a first time investor I thought this is a good opportunity to learn more about investing, particularly the available investment options in the Philippines.  I am planning to attend the event this Saturday… Continue reading MoneySense Live’s Where To Invest In 2010

How to Invest in the Stock Market in the Philippines in 3 Easy Steps

Investing in the stock market is scary for a lot of people.  Others like Warren Buffet love it and end up making a lot of money in the process.  But everyone who wants to be rich through the stock market needs to know some basic things. Here are the 3 easy steps I followed in… Continue reading How to Invest in the Stock Market in the Philippines in 3 Easy Steps

Rich Money Habits Carnival: First Edition-Best Money Stories To Jumpstart Your Year!

Welcome to the first edition of Rich Money Habits Carnival-Best Money Stories To Jumpstart Your Year! Every month we will be featuring the best articles in the world of personal finance through the Rich Money Habits Carnival. In this first ever edition, we’ve reviewed a total of 27 articles submitted by personal finance bloggers and… Continue reading Rich Money Habits Carnival: First Edition-Best Money Stories To Jumpstart Your Year!

How to Invest in Retail Treasury Bonds in the Philippines – Interests and Fees

Last October, I wrote a story on how my wife and I were able to invest in Retail Treasury Bonds (RTBs) in the Philippines.  We’ve practically forgotten about it until we received a letter from the bank informing us that they have already credited our settlement account with Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) Capital… Continue reading How to Invest in Retail Treasury Bonds in the Philippines – Interests and Fees

My Financial Goals for 2010: Get Into the Money Game

As I’ve mentioned in one of my recent articles describing my financial journey last year, my wife and I were pretty lucky in 2009, being able to transition back to working as an IT professional in the Philippines even in the midst of the worst recession since the Great Depression. As a consequence, our financial… Continue reading My Financial Goals for 2010: Get Into the Money Game

Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 5: Improving Your Financial Information

Today, you will learn Financial IQ #5 – Improving Your Financial Information.  This article is the last part of Rich Money Habits’ review on Robert Kiyosaki’s book Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter With Your Money. To read parts 1 to 4 of the book review, you can checkout the following links. Increase Your Financial… Continue reading Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 5: Improving Your Financial Information

Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 4: Leveraging Your Money

Today, you will learn Financial IQ #4 – Leveraging Your Money.  This article is part 4 of Rich Money Habits’ review on Robert Kiyosaki’s book Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money. To read parts 1 to 3 of the book review, you can checkout the following links. Increase Your Financial IQ Book… Continue reading Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 4: Leveraging Your Money

Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 3: Budgeting Your Money

Today, you will learn Financial IQ #3 – Budgeting Your Money.  This article is part 3 of Rich Money Habits’ review on Robert Kiyosaki’s book Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money. To read part 1 and part 2 of the book review, you can checkout the following links. Increase Your Financial IQ… Continue reading Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 3: Budgeting Your Money

Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 1: Making More Money

Every month at Rich Money Habits, we will take a deeper look at some of the best business, personal finance and investing books out there.  For this month of November, we will feature Robert Kiyosaki’s book Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money.  This article is part 1 of the book review which… Continue reading Increase Your Financial IQ Book Review – Part 1: Making More Money