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How to Actually be Good with Money

We all want to be good with money.   To be honest, staying good in terms of my finances is something that I am constantly working on.   I will have days when I save and days when all I do is spend. I am not perfect and though I have a whole lot of posts talking about money management, I still stumble in terms of owning my budget, committing on […]

S1E3 Expand Your Financial Knowledge

Financial literacy is important.   There’s no doubt about that.   How well you understand money and its components can play a crucial role in achieving success. With proper financial education you can make better financial decision. 1. You will know the importance of keeping a budget. 2. You will know why you must save at least 20% of your salary every month. 3. You will understand the different funds […]

7 Ways You Can Invest in Yourself

Today I am sharing 7 ways you can invest in yourself.   Its time to think about you and how you can make your life better. Sometimes we are too busy giving to others that we forget to provide to ourselves.   This post is the complete opposite. We will be a little selfish and empower each other. But first,   Why should you invest in yourself? Investing in yourself […]

Common Money Mistakes Pinoys Make and How to Fix Them

Money mistakes are everywhere. I have my own share of shortcomings especially back when I was just beginning my journey to financial freedom.   You all know that I used to be an overspender. I live way above my means and will still need the financial support of my parents for my food and travel expenses to survive until the next paycheck comes.   Because I was in such a […]

Frequently Asked Questions on How To Invest in Stocks

Since my announcement that I'm investing in stocks I received an overwhelming number of personal messages from friends and colleagues asking how investing in stocks works.   I am both happy and proud that my post have ignited the fire within these particular people to also invest for their future.   Stock investing can be scary, confusing and complicated. And so today I gathered some of the frequently asked questions about […]

April 2020 Net Worth Update

Welcome to my April 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.   April 2020 I spent the month of April primarily at home because […]

S1E2 Pay Yourself First

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.   Saving money is more than just having a reserve amount. It means prioritizing yourself! The essence of saving money is to pay yourself first.   Robert Kiyosaki, an American businessman and author of famous book Rich Dad, Poor Dad once said, “It’s not how much […]

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions on How To Budget Your Money

Last week I created the Frequently Asked Questions on Saving Money post.   I am happy with the positive response that post is receiving.   Today I wanted to created another collection of question and answer but this time focusing on Budgeting. The goal is to give you a closer look on how you should budget your money whether as a beginner or pro.    Budget remains as the fundamental lesson […]

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.   […]