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Get tips and ideas on how to reach your dreams, achieve financial security, and live a brighter life.

 

  • November 19, 2017

    On Yuppies and Money

    A young man once asked me how he could convince other yuppies to save and invest. I am always encouraged when young people ask me questions on personal finance, read my books or, better yet, attend our personal finance events. I can’t help but think in retrospect of how I was in my youthful years.

  • November 19, 2017

    The Cost of Having Too Much Stuff

    They say too much of something is bad. But not many of us realize that having a lot of stuff – especially ones we rarely use – is actually costly. And the real danger lies in turning a blind eye to this very expensive reality.

  • November 19, 2017

    7 essential tips to use your credit cards wisely

    Before you cut off your cards, know that credit cards ARE amazing – when used properly. But mismanagement of credit cards and having the wrong perceptions about it can lead us to a mountain of debt.

  • November 19, 2017

    The ₱16M secret: Financial lessons from the movie Starting Over Again

    Here is the actual math (and financial products) behind the rags-to-riches story of Marco in Starting Over Again.

  • November 19, 2017

    Words of wisdom: 5 memorable quotes from Ninoy Aquino

    What makes heroes? It’s not always the selflessness – but it is about one’s passion to devote himself completely over his beliefs that can inspire people to act and change for the good.

  • November 19, 2017

    7 Financial Tips for Work-At-Home Moms

    From knowing what kind of job to get to household budgeting, here are money-savvy tricks for every full time WAHM.

  • November 19, 2017

    How to build a great relationship with your child

    From the moment your first child comes kicking and screaming into the world, a weird thing happens: you become preoccupied with saving. Shortly after you cut the umbilical cord, you're possessed with this urge to stash barrels of money away, into the earth, or into a vault encoded to your baby's retina.

  • November 19, 2017

    Brighter home, brighter life: Home makeover tips on spring cleaning

    How do we make someone, ourselves or another, look forward to coming home? Here are a few tips for a better and brighter home.

  • November 19, 2017

    Setting a Good Example to Your Children

    The best way to teach our children about money is to set a good example.

  • November 19, 2017

    Raising Money-Smart Kids Part 2

    As your child accumulates money on his own, start asking questions like: "What would you like to do with all the money you saved?"