Last year, at the age of 39, I started thinking about retirement. I always thought I’d work forever — my day job has been my passion project more often than it has been agonizing soul-sucking drudgery — but approaching the big 4-0 makes you think. Maybe one day, I’ll want to stop working. Maybe one day,
Here in the Philippines, this kind of dilemma is nothing new. It has become a common issue, owing to our close family ties, wherein the children may feel compelled to shoulder their parents’ debts. But are you actually required to do this?
All I knew about financial products then were bank accounts and had no idea about how I could’ve actually grown my P10,000 into something more by way of investing in mutual funds.
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There’s a sense of uncertainty among newbie investors who have just entered the market either through equity funds or direct stock investing. This may be due to how the situation was in 2013, where the first five months were filled with an amazing uptrend, but was followed by a jaw-dropping downtrend. From a point of
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As I marked my 15 years in show business , I realized what has kept me afloat throughout the many ups and downs of life under the limelight. Aside from faith, I consider my craft as my true north as well as sanctuary. It allows me to inhabit different lives, to express creativity, and, at
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Forget every piece of money advice you’ve ever heard. When it comes to personal finance, there’s only one thing you need to know: the 50-30-20 rule. I didn’t come up with it, in case you’re wondering. But I wish I did. It’s bloody brilliant. The 50-30-20 rule is literally the best money advice that I
When you’re young, you have a lot of time but little money. In your working years, you have money but little time. Such conundrum is the reason why retirement is something that a lot of people are really looking forward to because it enables us to finally enjoy both our time and our money all