Investments


Checkpoints When Investing in a Condo

Checkpoints When Investing in a Condo

With property values in major metropolitan areas becoming exceedingly high, and the availability of space becoming exceedingly low, a key solution to the continually burgeoning population in the metro is the condominium – and to date, most of the country’s developers have been responding to this need with a vengeance. However, most of the condominiums […]


‘The Investment Diagram’: Where Are You?

‘The Investment Diagram’: Where Are You?

Aside from growing our money, we need to invest to beat inflation. Those of us who park our money in the bank become losers because inflation eats away our money’s purchasing power. What your money can buy today can no longer buy the same item in the future. That’s why Kiyosaki says, ‘Savers are Losers‘ […]


Spending Money to Make Money

Spending Money to Make Money

Have you ever heard the phrase or been told you have to “spend money to make money”? Perhaps this is a new phrase to you as personal finance is all about saving and frugal living. Essentially, the phrase means that you if you allocate financial capital or resources into a particular endeavor, you will create […]


The Three Piggy Bank System

The Three Piggy Bank System

When we were little kids, we used to have piggy banks. Our parents used to tell us that we should save money. As kids, we are already taught by our parents the value of money. Every time we have some coins, we usually drop it to our piggy banks until it’s full. I remember when […]


The Difference of Angel Investors vs. Venture Capitalists

The Difference of Angel Investors vs. Venture Capitalists

For business owners, there are a lot of ways to fund your business. You can take a loan from the bank or cooperative, use your own savings, or borrow money from angel investors and venture capitalists. For investors, one way to grow your money is to become an angel investor and venture capitalist. Both types […]


New Rules of Money: FOCUS

New Rules of Money: FOCUS

Investing is all about taking risks to grow our heard earned money. We’ve been hearing a lot about diversification when it comes to investments as we usually hear ‘don’t put all your eggs in one basket’. “Diversify! Diversify! Diversify!” That’s what most people tell. However, according to Robert Kiyosaki, that investment rule is for average […]


Marriage and Money

Marriage and Money

Admit it or not but in today’s generation, a lot of people have considered financial stability as one criteria in marriage. Practically speaking, who doesn’t want to have a comfortable life anyway? Most often, women want to marry men who are financially stable for a secured future. Here in the Philippines, it is very common […]


September 2011 Developments

September 2011 Developments

As I promised before, I’ll continue with my monthly updates to track my developments. This is one of the main reasons why this blog has been created before. That is  for me to know where I am now to assess myself on my progress. 2 years and 4 months have passed since I had the […]


Investing in Special Deposit Accounts (SDAs)

Investing in Special Deposit Accounts (SDAs)

I mentioned previously that you need to invest to fight inflation. You also need to evaluate your chosen investment in terms of risk and liquidity. These are the things you must consider in evaluating your investments. Take note that the higher the risk, the higher returns it can give. However, to combat these risks, you […]


Have Your Multiple Sources of Income

Have Your Multiple Sources of Income

In one of my previous articles, I described what are assets. Kiyosaki distinguished that assets will FEED you while liabilities will EAT you. Assets bring in money while liabilities drain it out. Having said that, the true mindset of the rich having the proper mindset in financial intelligence is to build income-generating assets. And this […]