Search Results for: Reader Question

READER’S QUESTION: How does FAMI work???

Hello everyone! If in case you are new in my blog, make sure to click the image on the top right and become My September Commenter of the Month!!! I am giving away 300pesos worth of Sedexo Gift Certificates and 500pesos worth of Ever Bilena and Careline Products. It is my pa-ber month treat for everyone! Again, click the image on the top right. Last July I received this reader’s […]

READER’s QUESTION: “Which is better Savings Account, Mutual Fund or UITF?”

Yesterday I received this reader question through my contact form. To the letter sender, that you first and foremost for the time in reading my blog! And congratulations for this eagerness towards financial freedom! I am glad that SavingsPinay is helping you in a way. To answer your question let me first clarify an important note. Remember that Mutual Fund is NOT offered by banks but rather offered by trusted […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Invest for Beginners

Are you looking for tips on how to invest for beginners? If so, then you are in the right place as this post will give a massive list of investment tips perfect for first timers.   Investing is a big financial move.   And it can be pretty scary especially for first timers.   The day I decided to make my first investment, I wasn’t really sure what I was […]

April 2021 Net Worth Update

Welcome to another net worth update of 2021, the April 2021 Net Worth update.   How are you doing? If you’re new to SavingsPinay, you may be wondering why I post my net worth update every month. If you’re not you can easily skip to the next section.   The main reason why I do net worth updates is to stay accountable with my finances. As to why I share […]

Emergency Fund – What, Why, and How

Today I will share with you everything you need to know about Emergency Fund.   Emergency Fund is one of the five different savings account you should have in order to achieve financial freedom. It is important and you may have read about emergency fund in so many blog posts, financial books, and articles. But what is it really, why is it important, and how can you build one quick […]

March 2021 Net Worth Update

Welcome to another net worth update of 2021, the March 2021 Net Worth update.   How are you doing? If you’re new to SavingsPinay, you may be wondering why I post my net worth update every month. If you’re not you can easily skip to the next section.   The main reason why I do net worth updates is to stay accountable with my finances. As to why I share […]

Investing in Mutual Fund for Beginners – The Complete Guide

If you ask me what the perfect investment for beginners is, I’ll definitely answer – Mutual Fund.   At 19, I had a mutual fund and kept investing in it as little as 1500pesos every month. I treated my mutual fund as a retirement account, money I am saving for my(future)self.   Over the years I’ve received a number of questions about investing in mutual fund in Philippines. So today, […]