Money is NOT the most important

This blog is primarily about money.

But I’ve got a shocker.

Money is not the most important thing!

But literacy about it is my advocacy because, whether we like it or not, money has huge impact in all areas of anyone’s life.

One of ate’s school assignment the other week was the life story of Leo Tolstoy. If you read his story, he came from a wealthy family but later on as his spirituality mature, he abandoned his wealth. That was perhaps the calling he discovered. Saint Francis of Assissi did that same thing. There’s nothing wrong with that. People are supposed to discover their calling to serve God best either through the “vow of poverty” or “vow of generosity.” You have the power to choose, remember your gift of free will?¬† Continue reading


Stock market wisdom

If you are a Colfinancial client, you must have already read this from your inbox.

I find this worth sharing even for those non-clients because this founder’s letter is actually encouraging #financialLiteracy. I share their dream of helping every Filipino become rich!

People just do not realize there is a way. Continue reading

Additional insights from the FQ Mom

Over a year ago, nakahingi tayo ng personalized message mula sa kanya.

In the video interview below by Bloomberg TV, may additional tayo na matututunan. I’d like you to pay attention dun sa sinasabi n’ya tungkol sa pain of saving. Masasagot n’yo ang tanong na “bakit ang hirap lagyan ng SAVE envelope?” Continue reading

Scammers in town. Again?

” You better watch out
You better not cry
You better not pout
I’m telling you why …”

Well, as previously pointed out, habang may patuloy na nagpapa-scam, may scammer. Sad truth ‘yan. So keep educating yourself kasi nagi-evolve ang scam.

Different faces, different situations, different schemes – pero ang surname “Scam.” ¬†Kaya paulit-ulit din sila masasabihan ni Ron Weasly ng Harry Potter na “Wicked!”

Galing itong TIPS / Warning (see below) sa nagsabi sa akin na I can “Build Wealth on any Income.” And hey, you can, too! Continue reading

Being in a good company

Nagkaroon tayo ng ideya sa isang post (Dark side of money) kung paano ang buhay kapag nasa bad company ka.

Ang video naman sa ibaba ay magbibigay ng paliwag kung paano nakatutulong ang isang kapaligiran (mga kaibigan halimbawa) sa matuwid na paglago.

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