What is Peso-Cost Averaging Method?

Peso-Cost Averaging or PCA is short is an investing method wherein you will invest a fixed amount of money at a regular duration over a long period of time. It is actually one common way of investment that is proven to give higher return of investment.

As a beginner in the investing field, this PCA is what I actually do. Every month I pay a fixed amount to my FAMI SALEF account through Metrobank Direct. Read here. And  I plan to do this for the first year of my investment. For the next year I am aiming to top up my investment double my monthly payment thus, resulting to higher yields.
Peso Cost Averaging is actually dubbed as the safest way of investing by financial scholars.
Here’s an example of how you can do the Peso-Cost Averaging investment:

For COL or direct stock investor:

Set aside 5,000pesos a month and invest it in a company that you believe will still be around in the next 5 years. Examples here are Jolibee, PLDT and DMCI.

For FAMI or Mutual Fund investor:

 Set aside 5,000pesos a month for your investment and never miss a month for this one. Do it for the next couple of years in investing.

Tip: Choose the right company where you will buy stocks or will invest your money.

Based on experience, the Peso Cost Averaging Method is a secured way for you to have an ROI. This method is highly applicable for those who are willing to invest long-time. No matter what do not skip a month for it will highly impact your returns.

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Clariza Glino

Izza of SavingsPinay helps Filipinos bridge the financial literacy gap one content at a time by providing insights and tips on budgeting, saving, investing, side hustle and growing your net worth. Aside from this blog she also writes at www.izzaglinofull.com, a beauty and lifestyle blog for frugal Pinays and manages, www.izzagevents.com, a wedding and event business since 2011. For inquiries, topic suggestions or future collaborations email her at izza@savingspinay.ph


5 thoughts on “What is Peso-Cost Averaging Method?

  1. Thanks, I'll try that. Sa ngayong nakikisuyo ako sa kasamahan ko pati sa pagbabayad ng metrobank credit card since malapit lang ang metrobank sa amin and daily sya nagpupunta sa bank. Thanks ulit πŸ™‚

  2. You got my blog name right… Izza. πŸ™‚ Wala namang special procedure. I suggest open a Metrobank Direct account para mas mabilis mo siyang magawa. Ako kasi I automatically invest a postion of my salary dun sa FAMI every 17th of the month. Then same amount lang siya every month. Hope I answered your question πŸ™‚

  3. hi izza, (i dont know your real name). May special procedure/applocation ba ang Peso cost averaging sa FAMI
    or you just simply make an additional investment every month? πŸ™‚

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