Year: 2016

2016 SavingsPinay Reader Survey

Hi there!!! Two years ago I decided to create a Reader Survey to realign SavingsPinay to its goals and vision. I love how the result went and if you’ve been part of the 2014 SavingsPinay Reader Survey, thank you very much for taking time to answer. Before 2016 ends I wanted to do another Reader Survey to help create a better blog for you. I want to know what you […]

Philequity Dividend Yield Fund First Impression From Geli

Hi everyone! I am so excited today to launch a new series here on the blog – SavingsPinay Guest Blogger of the Month.  Last week, Geli, a member of SavingsPinay Facebook Group commented the mutual fund she invests together with her husband. I  know most from the SavingsPinay community are intrigued by this investment product so I asked Geli to introduce to us the Philequity Dividend Yield Fund by giving a […]

Weekly Notes #03 | The Best of Personal Finance Tips and Must-Reads

Hi and welcome to a New SavingsPinay Weekly Notes. As you may have noticed the theme of this blog had suddenly changed due to unexpected bug I suppose. The theme I was using didn’t show the Day 1 What is “Multi-Level Marketing” post I did for the June SavingsPinay Series. It was the first time that this happened to me so I was worried that my newer posts will also won’t […]

SAVINGSPINAY SERIES | Day 3: Is Network Marketing a Scam? + FREE CHECKLIST

Welcome to Day 3 of June Series Multi-Level Marketing in the Philippines. If you missed the introduction then you can click this LINK. If you missed Day 1 What is “Multi-Level Marketing” CLICK HERE. If you missed Day 2 How to Succeed in Networking CLICK HERE or visit the post yesterday. Is Multi-Level Marketing a Scam? That is the question we will be answering in today’s post. Networking received quiet […]

SAVINGSPINAY SERIES | Day 2: How to Succeed in Networking + FREE WORKSHEET

Welcome to Day 2 of June Series Multi-Level Marketing in the Philippines. If you missed the introduction then you can click this LINK. If you missed Day 1 you click HERE or visit the post yesterday. Success in Networking is not an easy one. It takes a lot of hard work to become a Multi-Level Marketing master. A lot of people don’t understand that its not an instant cash for […]

SAVINGSPINAY SERIES | Day 1: What is “Multi-Level Marketing” + FREE INFOGRAPHIC

Welcome to Day 1 of June Series Multi-Level Marketing in the Philippines. If you missed the introduction then you can click this LINK or visit the post yesterday. Multi-Level Marketing is a strategy where in direct sales companies encourage distributors to recruit new distributors with the promise of percentage from each recruit’s sales. Day 1 is all about Multi-Level Marketing. In this post we will be defining what Networking/Multi-Level Marketing is, How it Works […]

SavingsPinay Series: Networking/Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) in the Philippines

Today were gonna break our new blog schedule to give way for a SavingsPinay Series. The last series I did ended last March and its June already so doing one is just rightful. About two years ago I was asked by a reader  What’s My View Regarding Networking and I enjoyed giving my views. You can read the complete POST HERE. Now we’ll be looking closer to the world of Multi […]

Intro to Investing | An Almost Complete Guide for First-Timers

In today’s post I’m going to give you a primer on investing in the Philippines. Everyone has that big dream to become rich someday and live a comfortable life during the retirement years. Others want to achieve big goals like house and lot or own a business. These needs and wants can only be accomplished if you know how to invest your money wisely. If you want to learn more […]

Confessions of a Personal Finance Blogger

I started SavingsPinay without any expectations at all. I was fresh out of college and adjusting on the professional world which means making a lot of financial decisions here and there. I thought it would be nice to start a blog that focuses on personal finance same with my then beauty blog, IzzaGlino. At first I was just sharing simple posts like How to Apply for BPI MS Travel Insurance […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Saving Money

Today is a rather different blog post. I will be gathering the frequently asked questions in terms of saving money and give answer for each one. My goal is to give you a closer look into the world of saving whether you are a beginner or pro. I can tell you by experience that saving is a very tough act. It’s all about attitude, determination and financial discipline.  I know […]