I don’t believe in the 60-day money challenge. … More 60-day money challenge?
Renting a home is so commonplace it’s surprising how little personal finance bloggers write about it. As Frugal Husband (FH) and I contemplate buying our fourth real estate property, we feel it is high time to talk about our renting experience here in the Philippines. … More Renting a home in the Philippines
We talk a lot of about stock investing in the personal finance community, its upsides as well as the risks involved. It’s often seen as a way of multiplying wealth with money and creating passive income for future retirement. And it is, but we must talk about the downsides as well. … More Taking a PhP120,000.00/USD2,300.00 LOSS
As a personal finance advocate, I am happy to share what little I know about money, investments and budgeting styles. I am not a practicing economist nor a finance professional by any means but I have lived my budget for over 10 years and write as I do and do not mind sharing personal experiences with money. Money is still a taboo topic in any country but by sharing my ordinary money adventures, I do hope to change that … More What if you started NOW?
I recently came across this Youtube vlogger living the microapartment lifestyle. I’m a fan of microapartments and wrote about them as early as 2015. I also own a rental one myself. It’s about time I wrote an updated post on the microapartment trend here in the Philippines. … More Pros and Cons of Microapartments
It is cool weather and sunny skies here in Cebu City. Who else is enjoying this weather? This type of weather makes it easier to get to work in the morning without my makeup melting off even before I actually get there! Lol. … More Net worth update 7 Feb 2019
In the last month, the lottery jackpot was so huge (about one billion pesos or 19.2 million USD) that I was persuaded to join the office money pot for buying lotto* tickets. … More Why I’m not ready to win the lottery
As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time to leave all regrets and mistakes there and start fresh in 2019. If you want to make better choices with your finances, here are some five money moves to make in 2019. … More Five Money Moves to Make in 2019
It’s the season to be merry as working folks start receiving bonuses … More How I spent my Christmas bonus / Fixed-Income Securities Corporate Bonds
Happy halloween! This season of gore and horror, here’s a scary thought: Speculating on cheap real estate is an attempt to bring back to life what was a dead investment (for the seller to whom you bought it from). … More Happy Halloween: Speculating on real estate is an attempt to bring the dead back to life