Personal Finance

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 This is a newer version of the previous Monthly Quick Recaps I started way back in savingspinay.blogspot.com.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 […]

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 […]

Here’s My Financial Bucket List, What’s Yours?

Just like a regular bucket list, a financial bucket list serves as a collection of achievements you wish to accomplish in the area of finances during your lifetime. These are meant for long-term and may include a series of next actions to be crossed out to achieve before you die.   Have you ever done a financial bucket list for yourself? I have shared a series of financial must-do’s and […]

This Week’s Best Personal Finance Tips and Must Reads #07

Hi again and welcome to another Weekly Notes in SavingsPinay where I gather the best personal finance tips and must reads you can soak in for the weekend. Let’s widen our financial knowledge one link at a time, shall we? I hope you’ll enjoy this week’s Weekly Notes #07 | The Best of Personal Finance Tips and Must-Reads. But first… I hope you are already part of the SavingsPinay Community on […]

How To Open a First Metro Sec Online Stock Trading Account

Today I will be sharing how to open a First Metro Sec Online stock trading account. This is solely based on my personal experience opening an account last March 24, 2017. Investing in stocks has been part of my goals for years and finally I was able to overcome my fears and open an investment account in the Philippine stock market.   If you’re new to investing and want to […]

How to Fix Your 2017 Budget and Make It Work

This week I promise to be back on my usual blog routine. I’ve been in and out of the blogsphere since the holiday season and I’m so sorry for the lack of posts especially here on SavingsPinay. I have a ton of pending items I need to attend to from personal stuff to work related matters. But now I’m back and ready to share personal tips from budget, saving, spending, investment […]

My Personal and Financial Goals for 2017

For 2017 I am doing the Level 10 Life Goals wherein I had 10 areas of my life where I want to achieve my highest potential with. For each category I’ve written 10 goals then every end of the month I will rate my self from 1-10, 10 being the highest.   My categories include Personal Development, Habits & Routines, Family & Friends, Spiritual, Health & Fitness, Bucket List, Career […]

SavingsPinay’s Best Posts 2016

2016 has been such an amazing year for SavingsPinay. I am so thankful for the opportunities that opened through this blog. This is also the same year that I hit my biggest monthly pageviews, I invested in a domain, I revamped the whole look and feel of the blog and I started to take this blog more seriously.   After a total of 110 posts for 2016 I am now […]