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Earned Income vs Passive Income: The Power of Diversification
Building wealth and ensuring financial security for the future is everyone’s wish list. If money grows ...
19 April 2023
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How to Beat Impulse Buying: Save Now, Enjoy Later
It’s hard to resist the seductive lures of impulse buying. Scrolling through online shops and landing on ...
3 April 2023
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10 Money-Saving Tips for First-Time Moms
Are you looking for ways to balance your budget now that you have a baby? Navigating the financial aspects ...
1 March 2023
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8 Reasons Why Insurance Is Important Today
No one likes to think about it, but insurance should be a priority. It’s not just about protecting your ...
18 February 2023
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8 Clever Ways on How to Save Money for Millennials
Millennials are often stereotyped as members of a “spend now, worry later” generation. Although they have ...
6 February 2023
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10 Ways to Make 2023 Your Best Financial Year
Some of you may have experienced financial turbulence these past few years, and with 2023 in full swing, ...
10 January 2023
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Komo Peso Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2022
Digital banks are redefining banking. You can open an account without visiting a branch. You also don’t ...
21 November 2022
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GoTyme Bank Philippines Peso Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2022
Anyone who has tried to save money knows it takes discipline to reach your goals. Unexpected expenses always ...
8 November 2022
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SeaBank Philippines Peso Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2022
Looking for ways to grow your hard-earned money? What if we told you there’s a local bank that offers 5.00% ...
14 October 2022
8 Digital Banks in the Philippines That Let You Open Savings Accounts Online
Do you want to open a savings account without going to the bank? Thanks to digital banks like CIMB Bank, ...
8 October 2022
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How to Invest In Luxury Handbags like Hermès, Louis Vuitton, and Chanel
Have you ever wondered if there was a way to invest in something that you love and also make a profit? ...
30 August 2022
How To Fight Inflation as a Starting Family in the Philippines
How To Fight Inflation as a Starting Family in the Philippines
Inflation can be a pain, especially when you’re starting a family on a budget. Prices for essential goods ...
28 June 2022
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Top 8 Best Investment and Personal Finance Books Every Filipino Should Read (2022)
There’s no question that the best way to become financially literate is to read books about investment ...
10 February 2022
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How to Make Your Finances Inflation-Proof in the Philippines
There’s no escaping inflation. It’s like a pesky fly that buzzes around your head, refusing to go away. ...
10 February 2022
Tonik Digital Bank Peso Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2022
Tonik Digital Bank Peso Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2022
What if we told you that there is a bank where you could open an account without having to deposit a single ...
3 February 2022
Beginners Guide on Insurance Plans
A Beginner’s Guide on Insurance Plans – Things You Should Know Before Buying One
Are you in the market for an insurance plan but don’t know where to start? You’re not alone. Buying insurance ...
28 January 2022
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Debunking Some of the Common Myths of Life Insurance: Why Do Filipinos Avoid It?
Are you one of those people who avoid life insurance agents because you’re assuming they will offer you ...
18 January 2022
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5 Types of Bank Accounts You Should Consider Opening This Year
One of the best things you can do for your finances is to have different bank accounts to manage your saving ...
17 January 2022
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The Best Passive Income Investments You Can Make for This Year (2022)
Do you want to make some extra money without having to do much work? Ever imagine sleeping at night, and ...
10 January 2022
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5 Financial New Year’s Resolutions Filipinos Should Make for 2022
There’s no better time to start making resolutions than at the beginning of a new year. While getting in ...
7 January 2022
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How to Spend Your 13th Month Pay Wisely in 2021
Every year, you always look forward to the 13th-month pay or your supposed bonus pay. You have probably ...
1 December 2021
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How to Tell if an Investment is a Scam in the Philippines?
It can be hard to know if an investment is a scam or not. If you are new to investing, you might fall for ...
18 November 2021
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How to Buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Other Cryptocurrencies in the Philippines
The cryptocurrency market has been seeing rapid growth in the past few years, and it is only expected to ...
15 November 2021
How to Open a Checking Account in the Philippines – MoneySmart Guide 2020
Are you thinking of opening a checking or current account? In case you’re planning to do so, here’s a simple ...
29 December 2020
Don’t Let That Life Insurance Policy Lapse ― Here’s Why (MoneySmart 2020)
Don’t Let That Life Insurance Policy Lapse ― Here’s Why (MoneySmart 2020)
As a policyholder, your main responsibility is to pay off your insurance premiums on time. But there are ...
7 December 2020