Category: Money tips

Job Security? More Like Job Insecurity

In the 2009 film "Up in the Air" starred by George Clooney, his role was to travel around the United States from one company to another, with one purpose - he was lent by his company to other corporations so he can do the lovely task of firing ...

Need Motivation? Top Empowering Success Movies You Must Watch

Whether you're working on a great idea, an entrepreneurial venture, or the career that you love, surely there are times when you just don't feel motivated at all, feeling hopeless and uninspired and questioning yourself if you're really doing the ...

Own a Travel Credit Card? Here’s How to Stay on Top of the Game

Travel credit cards can work wonders, especially to us who day dream of finally taking that European tour or spending a week or two at a destination resort somewhere in South East Asia. The question is, how? And the more important question - how ...

Frugal Living: How Do You Actually Live Within Your Means?

Here's the drill: ask any personal finance guru about how you can easily achieve financial freedom, and there's no doubt that the phrase "you have to live within or below your means" will come into play - absolutely, definitely, no frickin' doubt ...

So How Exactly is Travel an Investment?

I just learned from a colleague that he was sent by his previous company on a 6-month business assignment in Copenhagen a few years back. The farthest I was able to reach on a business trip was only to Singapore and Malaysia, so just imagine my ...

Event Wrap-up: COL’s Investing Summit Advocates Financial Literacy Among Filipinos

Well, that was fast! Three weeks ago I announced in a blog post about COL's Smart Investing Summit to help spread the word to fellow Filipinos, and now here I am writing about the exciting and educationally fulfilling event after a press release by ...

COL’s SMart Investing Summit: the Free Event in Manila is Here!

Everyone’s invited! Organized by one of the Philippines’ most trusted names in stock broking, COL Financial, together with its partners SM Investments Corporation, ATRAM, BPI Investment Management Inc, First Metro Asset Management, Philam Asset ...

5 Signs You’re Not Doing Well Financially

Let's welcome guest blogger Kyle Kam's contribution below - see his author profile at the end of this article. The day-to-day management of your finances is a challenge all on its own. You can never predict when something might happen to negatively ...

What Platform should you choose when Sending Money Overseas?

Just as there is a wide range of people sending money overseas, there is as wide a range of options. It makes sense. After all, a business will inevitably have different needs to an individual. Nonetheless, banks and other financial institutions are ...

Why I will never Invest in Variable Life Insurances

UPDATE (4/24/2017) - It's been exactly a year since I wrote this. Definitely, a lot has changed in the single year that has passed, especially how I look at life insurances in general. If you'd take a look at how I presented my opinion below, ...

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