Year: 2017

Cropital, PhilCrowd and FarmOn : Best Alternative Investment Philippines

Cropital, PhilCrowd and FarmOn rose to fame late last year as alternative investment vehicles. How it works is simple. Your investment will be pooled together with the others and be used as capital for local farmers. After the harvest and selling of produced goods, you’ll get your share of profits. Easy right? I discovered about crowd-funding and profit-sharing startups Cropital, PhilCrowd and FarmOn during a random night out with my high […]

Weekly Notes #9 | The Best of Personal Finance Tips and Must Reads

Hi and welcome to the first installment of SavingsPinay Weekly Notes! I was inspired to create a weekly post that in volves only links concerning personal finance and other money matters that are worth the click. I hope with these posts you’ll be more inspired to take charge of your finances. I’ve had such an amazing time searching and reading the posts I compiled in this Weekly Notes #09 | […]

Mid-Year Financial Review for 2017 | SavingsPinay

Today I’m doing a Mid-Year Financial Review for 2017! And I’m sharing it all to you. For me, June is the perfect month to reflect and to look back on how the first six months of the New Year went in the area of finances. I mainly focus in checking the progress and necessary adjustments I can do with the following: My 2017 Financial Goals My Current Spending Habits My […]

May 2017 Recap and Extra Income Report while Working Full-Time

Hi! Welcome to my May 2017 Recap and Extra Income Report. In case you are new to here, just last month I started sharing a detailed recap of my finances and a comprehensive report of my extra income streams. I received positive response in doing a better version of monthly recap. I hope by doing this I inspire you to stop living on one income and start earning extra through […]

If You Are Living On One Income, You’re Doing It Wrong

The title of this post is inspired by an Elite Daily article entitled If You Have Savings In Your 20s, You’re Doing Something Wrong. Here’s what I believe in: If You Are Living On One Income, You’re Doing It Wrong. Everyone needs a hobby, a side hustle or a passion for profit project to do to be able to stay balanced. Depending on just one source of income, like a […]

Weekly Notes #08 | The Best of Personal Finance Tips and Must-Reads

Hi and welcome to another installment of SavingsPinay Weekly Notes! I was inspired to create a weekly post that involves only links concerning personal finance and other money matters that are worth the click. I hope with these posts you’ll be more inspired to take charge of your finances. I’ve had such an amazing time searching and reading the posts I compiled in this Weekly Notes #08 | The Best […]

The 10 Most Important Lessons to Learn in Personal Finance

Last update May 2017 Today's post is the updated version of a series I started in 2014 on The 10 Most Important Lessons to Learn in Personal Finance. Financial literacy is a big problem in the Philippines. How I wish creating an effective budget, saving money for retirement, investing in stocks and making extra income were taught in school. Maybe, just maybe, we will all commit less money mistakes than what we […]

April 2017 Recap and Extra Income Report while Working Full-Time

Hi! Welcome to My April 2017 Recap and Extra Income Report. This is a newer version of the previous Monthly Quick Recaps I started way back in savingspinay.blogspot.com.  My recap and extra income report before were very shallow and focus only on the highlights of my month. This 2017 version will be different. I want to go in-depth on what I did for the past month to earn extra income while […]

Your 2017 Guide on How To Start a Blog | SavingsPinay

Are you ready to start a blog this 2017? If yes then this 2017 Guide on How To Start a Blog will be your best friend. Starting a blog is one of the best decision I have ever made in my life. To date I’ve been a blogger for four years and counting. I went to hiatus a couple of times because of hectic schedule at work and event business, but […]

How To Apply For New Improved Postal ID in the Philippines

Getting the new and improved Postal ID in the Philippines is now easier and simpler more than ever. All you need are two specific requirements and a personal appearance in any of the 260 capturing sites near you. If you are like me who wants to have additional valid ID for claiming purposes or as requirement for other valid ID then this post is for you.    The New Improved Postal […]