Time for another net worth update to keep things interesting! My saving rate improved this month as I get back to normal programming away from summer vacations. I currently have a year-to-date (YTD) saving rate of 46.03%. … More Net worth update 16 June 2018
I’m sure many of us are hurting with the current dip in the equities market. I personally am sitting on a -19.87% paper loss on my stock portfolio … More Investing during a market downturn (Retail Treasury Bonds, Time Deposit Certificates)
Have you ever though what would happen if your brokerage was hacked? Are your investments safe? It’s a scary thought. Something that can keep you up at night. … More Guest Post: If Your Brokerage Is Hacked, Are Your Investments Protected?
This Filipino culture of close family ties and what may appear to be a tradition of helping out one’s family financially, sometimes at the cost of one’s happiness and financial stability … More Is Filipino culture and tradition making you POOR?
Life has been so busy lately that I just realized that this is my first net worth update this summer. My current net worth is … More Net Worth Update 21 May 2018
So when that real job comes right out of law school, accompanied by that real paycheck,** that money feels like the most money you ever earned. Coupled with making that “real” money in your twenties, your natural instinct may be to party and make it rain! Before you do that, here are some things to consider. … More Money tips for new lawyers (or OFWs, doctors or those with high-income jobs)
Marriage requires cohabitation and with that, a mingling of lifestyles of sorts. This meant having to reconcile and harmonize conflicting views and habits on money, shopping and other habits … More Financial and frugality tips for newlyweds
The timeline from college graduation to (hopefully) your first job will be short and before you know it, you will be facing the realities of #adulting. … More On Adulting your Finances After College
If you’re searching for a terrific way to diversify your income, you might want to consider investing in real estate.
We jumped into rental investments pretty early in our life … More Guest Post: Why Becoming a Landlord Was One of the Best Decisions I’ve Made
Ask any random lotto player out there and all they wish for is multi/ million pesos in cash. Sure, cash is great but a potential downside of holding most of your assets in cash is it’s so easily accessible for spending! Try looking up past lotto winners and you’ll see their interesting financial failure stories … More Net worth update 12 February 2018