Pinoy Money Confessions: Chained to my debt

My debt caught up with me

Before I knew it, my salary deductions started to add up. After my debt payments were AUTOMATICALLY deducted from the salary that enters my payroll account, I was left with only PhP 5,000.00 (USD 106.00) per month, or PhP 2,500 (USD 53.00) every two weeks! … More Pinoy Money Confessions: Chained to my debt

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How to dig yourself out of a work slump

Hello, it’s been a while! Right now I’ll talk about one aspect of my life from which I derive my active income – being a lawyer. In the last year, I earned mostly active income and this constituted 98% of my total income that year. Despite making my first million about a month ago, … More How to dig yourself out of a work slump

Lawyers are human too

Consider outgoing US Solicitor General Don Verrilli’s five-figure credit card debt! How could a former law partner have so much debt? I suspect his USD 4 million net worth may not be quite so liquid. US judge Sonia Sotomayor is deep in her five-figure dentist bill debt and credit card debt. She has a six -figure income! … More Lawyers are human too