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Are you ready to be financially fit?

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I have always wanted to save and invest, but I never seem to get the discipline of spending. My personal expenses have been increasing more than my income. I am afraid that I may not have enough savings to support my needs when I retire someday. I want to be organized financially. What should I do?—Johnny Oca by e-mail

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Columnists,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Columns,Personal Finance | Read More »

Finance tips for average Juan on the street

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Question: I am an overseas Filipino worker, aged 27. I have just started earning serious money and I want to invest some of the excess. Would you have any tips for a beginner like me?—sent via e-mail

Posted: March 6th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Trust accounts’ reserve fund

Most foreign portfolio investors divested their Philippine interests last month, letting go of holdings of listed shares, government IOUs and time deposits, and took their cash back to the United States.

In what may be considered a sign of the growing maturity of Filipinos in handling their excess income, the amount of money held by banks in their trust accounts has, of late, reportedly reached some P3 trillion.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns,Personal Finance | Read More »

Where do I put my money?

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Lower food and fuel costs offset the effects of a weaker peso on imported goods, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says. AFP FILE PHOTO

Question: Where should I put my money? In a bank, property, business or stocks?—Miccael Ibarra Naig via Facebook

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Headlines,Personal Finance | Read More »

Baviera case: A dangerous precedent?

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Can a victim of securities fraud directly file a criminal case for violation of the Securities Regulation Code (SRC) with the Department of Justice (D0J)?

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Equities and fixed-income securities: What the cautious and bold prefer

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Most economists and market analysts believe that global liquidity will remain significant this year on the back of stimulus measures implemented by governments around the world.

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Headlines,Personal Finance | Read More »

Know thy investment, but know thyself, too

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How does an investor make his money work for him (or her)?

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Headlines,Personal Finance | Read More »

Is investing in UITFs a good idea?

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As per the website (www.uitf.com.ph) of the Trust Officers Association of the Philippines (TOAP), it is “an open-ended pooled trust fund denominated in pesos or any acceptable currency, which is operated and administered by a trust entity and made available by participation.

Posted: May 2nd, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

Bourse urged to go nationwide

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Philippine central bank chief Amando Tetangco (left) speaks during a meeting with the Foreign Correspondents' Association of the Philippines in 2008 in Makati City. According to US-based International Institute of Finance, the central bank’s easing of its monetary policy should boost Philippine growth to 5.8 percent in 2012.  AFP PHOTO/JES AZNAR

Governor Amando Tetangco Jr. of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has suggested that the Philippine Stock Exchange take the lead in putting up technological infrastructure that will allow Filipinos from outside Metro Manila to buy and sell stocks and other securities.

Posted: April 30th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Personal Finance | Read More »

Know thy investment, but know thyself, too

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How does an investor make his money work for him (or her)?

Posted: March 28th, 2012 in Inquirer Features,Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Getting people started on road to wealth

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When it comes to financial products, most Filipinos are only familiar with savings accounts—the basic service offered by any number of savings banks in the neighborhood.

Posted: January 16th, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

The new year: One giant magic slate

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Question: How can I best keep my new year’s financial resolutions in 2012? More specifically, I truly want to stay within my budget, significantly reduce my debt, get adequate life, non-life and health protection for me and my family, and invest for a better future.—E-mail inquiry

Posted: December 28th, 2011 in Headlines | Read More »

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