The season for fun under the sun is here! But before you go out and enjoy the sizzling heat, take a mental note of these diseases to prevent your summer from being a bummer.
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.
This year, I am turning 30. More than kicking things off the bucket list or any dirty thirty laundry basket, I see this new decade as a life shift. How prepared am I money-wise? I honestly don’t know for the future is not cast in stone. What I do know is that I’ve managed to reshape my relationship with money. And everything started with the decision to invest P5,000.
TV is always a great way to spend time, if you choose what you watch. If you might as well spend time, make sure it’s worth your time. Brighter Lifer Tara Cabullo shares the valuable lessons she learned from TV series Shark Tank. Perhaps the show can inspire you to finally invest on those brighter dreams.
It is true when they say that having twins means everything comes in pairs: double the cheers, double the bills. So amid financial challenges, my family discovered three simple life hacks that made a huge difference in our budget.
Well, when the universe conspires, there’s always an interesting story that comes with it. Follow Tiffany’s latest journey to P120,000 here.
“As for my financial goal for the year-end, I think I am getting progress in finalizing things. And oh, I still need help with my Excel (spreadsheet?) skills to begin that numbers thing to see where my money goes on a monthly basis.” Follow Paul’s game plan for the Go 120 Money Challenge here.
“The change in habits, I would say, is the good news – a simple act that could pay off big time if done consistently. And hopefully I’d be able to keep it up, so there’d be more good news in the months to come.” Nina says it’s the little things that count when it comes to budgeting. Find out her journey here.