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Creating your financial quadrant

Feb 10, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Want the latest gadget while keeping your family financially secure? Here s a simple tool

Your 2016 investment guide

Jan 06, 2016 - 10:53 AM

2016 holds a promise of another growth year despite the known risks

The winning investments of 2015

Jan 05, 2016 - 8:22 AM

It is best to diversify among asset classes so whichever way the market goes you emerge as the winner

The 4 'deadliest' combinations to lose money

Nov 14, 2015 - 5:20 PM

It s the season of bonuses Are you going to spend all of it right away?

HOLD IT! Don't splurge your 13th month and other bonuses, read on.

Investment lessons from a Chinese proverb

Sep 27, 2015 - 4:35 PM

How many of us can be emotionless when investing?

LUCK. A seemingly pleasant incident might turn sour at the end; and vice versa, as it happens when investing.

3 reasons why you need life insurance

Aug 02, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Make sure you shop around and remember to get the plan that will cover you the most with the least possible cost

Money and the psychology of time

Jul 18, 2015 - 10:11 AM

We all have present needs and wants that have to be satisfied and we have a future to build as well That is why balance is the key

4 benefits of credit cards

Jul 06, 2015 - 6:30 AM

Credits cards are convenient can net you freebies and discounts allow you to keep track of spending and are invaluable in an emergency

3 dads, 7 financial lessons

Jun 21, 2015 - 2:30 PM

Baby boomer Gen X Gen Y dads tell kids: sacrifice today work hard invest in yourself

What you need to know about investing in hospital stocks

Jun 20, 2015 - 9:50 AM

Just like in any investment prudence and due diligence are key

The math formulas to help you make more money

May 31, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Part 2: Learn more math formulas to give you a further edge in attaining wealth

The math formulas to help you make more money

May 30, 2015 - 5:46 PM

Part 1: Learn or relearn the mathematical concepts and formulas that if mastered will boost your chances of making more money

3 pitfalls in retirement planning

May 27, 2015 - 8:35 AM

When it comes to your retirement plan it is better to overestimate expenses start early and take calculated risks

Finance for mothers

May 10, 2015 - 2:45 PM

Mothers are critical in personal finance so here are some tips to improve their skills

6 budgeting hacks for the self-employed

May 09, 2015 - 8:03 PM

Budgeting is a must for self employed individuals because unlike those employed they do not have a source of income on a regular basis

Managing Manny Pacquiao’s wealth

May 01, 2015 - 4:39 PM

From a financial planner’s perspective Pacquiao is asset rich but cash poor

Invest in hospital stocks

Apr 22, 2015 - 1:17 PM

Becoming a shareholder in a hospital offers you and your loved ones alternative coverage in times of need

When investing, know what you really, really want

Apr 12, 2015 - 9:11 AM

Design your life before adopting any kind of investing strategy

5 money lessons for fresh graduates

Apr 07, 2015 - 3:14 PM

First lesson: Pay your ‘future self’

4 Bible-based investment principles

Apr 03, 2015 - 5:46 PM

Whether or not you are spiritual the Bible is indeed a repository of sound financial advice

5 steps to financial fitness

Mar 27, 2015 - 10:18 AM

What should you do to be financially prepared for any contingency?

5 money lessons for newlyweds

Mar 17, 2015 - 11:15 AM

Because marriage is a life long commitment it is best to iron out differences and make compromises as early as possible

5 key money lessons I learned from my mom

Mar 07, 2015 - 1:00 PM

‘Of all the women I learned from throughout my life nothing could trump the lessons she had imparted to me’

Not all that glitters is gold

Feb 21, 2015 - 10:00 AM

The lure of a quick return on investment momentarily blinds many until they realize they are trapped in a scam

The 12-month saving challenge

Jan 10, 2015 - 10:27 AM

Tried the 52 week money challenge but did not succeed? Then try this ‘more flexible’ money saving dare

The winning investments of 2014

Dec 20, 2014 - 9:07 PM

The stellar showing of 2014’s top investments is not a guarantee they will do well in 2015 Thus diversifying your investments is still a must

Why you should have a timeline for investing

Aug 05, 2014 - 5:42 PM

Make a timeline Make a plan Invest and allocate funds for your future

The game that is financial planning Part 2

Jul 22, 2014 - 3:15 PM

Building a team starting with a coach will help you win in this game of financial planning

The best time to get life insurance

Jul 21, 2014 - 4:11 PM

The best time to purchase life insurance is when there is no need at all

3 ways to wreck your finances

Jun 07, 2014 - 1:22 PM

Yes You are sabotaging your way to financial freedom Read why

Memorial plans: Preparing for the future today

May 28, 2014 - 11:49 AM

Often overlooked memorial plans give tremendous benefits to those who get them early

Are you financially fit?

May 06, 2014 - 11:48 AM

Check your personal financial ratios

Financial security starts with a plan

Apr 28, 2014 - 11:03 AM

We should have a roadmap that lays out in concrete terms what we need to do to achieve our financial goals

The biggest retirement mistake

Apr 03, 2014 - 3:43 PM

Retirement for many people does not entail a happy ending All too often retirees wind up with less than what they re expecting – if they do get anything at all

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Getting life insurance for kids

Mar 17, 2014 - 1:47 PM

Do children need life insurance since they re not contributing to the household income yet?

Be prepared for surprises, have an emergency fund

Mar 10, 2014 - 3:07 PM

An emergency fund is money set aside for unforeseen needs It can cover 3 to 6 months worth of expenses as typically recommended