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  • November 19, 2017

    The Journey to a Healthy, Wealthy Life 

    Far beyond going from size XXL to XS, what amazed me about losing weight was the total change in my body and my mindset. A brighter lifer tells her transformation and journey to a brighter and better self.

  • November 19, 2017

    Top 10 Mistakes of Retirees

    When you’re young, you have a lot of time but little money. In your working years, you have money but little time. Such conundrum is the reason why retirement is something that a lot of people are really looking forward to because it enables us to finally enjoy both our time and our money all at the same time.

  • November 19, 2017

    Money Matters: School Allowance and Money Management

    It’s easier to teach your kids how to save and invest if they understand the value of money.

  • November 19, 2017

    Budgeting for Freelancers

    For freelancers, financial security is a priority. With no fixed monthly income, cash flow is hard to determine. In the absence of an employer, benefits and retirement packages must come from their own pockets.

  • November 19, 2017

    The 16-M Secret of Starting Over Again

    Beyond the box-office success of Starting Over Again is an insightful lesson in finances. Remember the sequence where Marco (Piolo Pascual) was talking to his fiancee, Patty (Iza Calzado), then a computation of his investment - which he used to open his dream restaurant - flashed on the screen? Is it something close to reality or is it just a case of movie magic? Here’s the deal.

  • November 19, 2017

    The 50-30-20 Rule

    Forget every piece of money advice you've ever heard. When it comes to personal finance, there's only one thing you need to know: the 50-30-20 rule. I didn't come up with it, in case you're wondering. But I wish I did. It's bloody brilliant.

  • November 19, 2017

    The YOLO Manifesto of a (Late) Twentysomething

    Does YOLO have an age limit? For those of us who are beyond the acceptable age of YOLO, what can it mean? Will it still involve heights, a huge price tag, adrenaline, and maybe a speeding vehicle or copious amounts of alcohol?

  • November 19, 2017

    Five simple ways to understand money better

    Personal Finance. Investments. Inflation. These are big words for most, but when you look at them in a different light, you’ll see that they can be learned in a few simple ways.

  • November 19, 2017

    A Tip on Cleaning and a Lesson on Sharing

    Whenever I see my son being generous to other kids with his food or toys, or confidently expressing himself, I like to think that our efforts are paying off: we’ve taught him about sharing, without making him feel deprived, and that his opinion is valued.

  • November 19, 2017

    Stay Physically Fit Without Busting Your Budget

    Living a healthy life and engaging in physical activities need not break the bank. Here are ways to get physically fit without spending too much.

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