Year: 2020

S1EP1 Learn To Live Within Your Means

When I had my first job and started earning money on my own, I became very blind of my spending habits.   I hardly know how to budget so I always end up spending more than what I actually earn.   Laging petsa de peligro. Feeling ko hinahabol ko yung sweldo. Although I didn’t have personal debt, I had no money saved.   The worst part was, I ended up […]

13 Things I Do To Improve My Finances

Today I will reveal the things I do to improve my finances.   When I started this blog my goal was to only share my personal financial journey. I never thought my posts would inspire others to pursue their own journey to financial freedom as well.   Thank you for considering SavingsPinay as a resource blog for tips and information on budget, savings, investment, early retirement and many more.   […]

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions on How To Save Money

Today in this post only, I gathered the most common questions people ask on how to save money.   If you are aiming to finally be able to kickstart your savings, this is the very post you need to read. It includes everything you should know about saving money.   According to a Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas survey reported by ABS-CBN in 2014, only 1 in 4 Filipino households has […]

41 Ways To Make Extra Money While Working a Full Time

As someone who has done various ways to make extra money while working full time, I know first-hand the difference it could make.   The extra money I make while working full time helped me:   Boost my savings; Increase my investments; Reinvest in my passion projects and Make extra money for shopping, paying bills or vacation   Here in SavingsPinay, I encourage everyone not to be satisfied with just […]

March 2020 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my March 2020 net worth update! The reason why I do net worth updates is to stay accountable with my finances.   I publish my real numbers as it is with the mission to continue to bridge the financial literacy gap for Filipinos one content at a time.   I hope you enjoy today’s post.   March 2020 How do we even begin looking back for the month […]

Managing Your Finances During COVID-19

How do we best manage our finances during this COVID-19 pandemic?   In today’s post I thought of sharing some smart thing you should do to keep your finances healthy even in the midst of the developing COVID-19 situation. Let’s begin.   Calculate your actual net worth This is a great time to sit down and assess your real numbers. And by real numbers I mean your actual net worth. […]

The Importance of Saving Money

Today, I would like to give emphasis on the importance of saving money.   Over time that I’ve been blogging and chasing financial freedom I learned that saving money is far more important than any other concept available.   Learning how to save means valuing all your hard-earned money and becoming aware of what your priorities should be.   Here are three (3) reasons why saving money is important.   […]

Reader Question | Where Should I Invest My Money?

Hi everyone and welcome to another Reader Question Post.   I now do this kind of post once or twice a month to give way to inquiries I receive on my personal Facebook account, the SavingsPinay PH on Facebook and through SavingsPinay PH on Instagram.   I do encourage you to send any budget, savings, investment or making extra income question you may have so I can answer through a […]

February 2020 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my February 2020 net worth update!   The reason why I do net worth updates is to stay accountable with my finances. I publish my real numbers as it is with the mission to continue bridge the financial literacy gap for Filipinos one content at a time. I hope you enjoy today’s post. February 2020 The month of February 2020 flew by too quickly. Even though we have […]

8 Things You Should Do Before You Invest

Whenever I mention that I invest in stock market people around me will feel amazed.   They start asking how stock investing works and how they can start their own journey as an investor.    I used to feel overwhelmed when people ask me about investing in stocks. I became an investor at 19 years without any formal education or knowledge on how the stack market works.   But it […]