Sunday, August 17, 2014

7 Life Insurance Myths That May Ruin Your Financial Life (Youtube Video)

You know why life insurance isn't an attractive financial solution to Filipinos? 

It's because most Filipinos have these life insurance misconceptions (life insurance myths) that make them mistakenly look at this product as a harmful - instead of a helpful - product. 

Personally, I say that it's time Filipinos stop looking at life insurance in this way!

7 Life Insurance Myths That May Ruin Your Financial Life
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I've heard countless stories of a family being buried in debt after losing their loved one, who's more often than not, an OFW. This is so they could afford to pay the hospitalization bills and final expenses of the person they recently lost. 
I've grown tired of the nightmarish experiences of unfortunate people who love to exclaim "Oh, if only I knew!" over and over again. This is after they find out that they had to pay estate tax first before they could touch their loved one's frozen assets because he just passed away. 

I'm sick of feeling helpless whenever I encounter tales of abandoned parents and relatives. This is just because these people weren't able to invest and prepare for their retirement when they were still working! 

(READ: A Life Insurance and Investment Rolled Into One Solution?)

Friends, take charge of your financial future. 

Open your minds. 

And learn to let go of these life insurance myths, hereby dubbed as BALONEY. 

Thursday, August 07, 2014

Apply and Get Your Japanese Tourist Visa in the Philippines: Japan Visa Application

Japan Tourist Visa Application: 3 Easy Steps 

In celebration of my recently obtained Japan tourist visa, I've decided to make this simple blog post to educate my fellow Filipinos in getting their own. Read on! :) 

Apply and Get Your Japanese Tourist Visa in the Philippines: Japan Visa Application

Step 1: Find out what Japan Visa type you need 

This blog post is for Japan tourist visa application. For your reference, there are actually a lot of Japanese visa types. Aside from the tourist visa, some of them are: 

Friday, July 11, 2014

5 Important Points On Investing: What You Should Know About

Are you familiar with these basic investing tips?

Let's say you've already figured out why you want to invest in the first place. Good for you! It helps to know what you want and where you are right now so that you can reach where you want to go. 

So now, maybe you want to get started in investing. Maybe you're already investing. Maybe you've even started investing but you stopped because you had a problem with consistency. 

Whatever your current investing state is, it will always help you to know these five important investing points. 

So don't sell yourself short. Don't underestimate your learning capability. Don't just close your minds just yet.

You know what they say, right? If you invest in your knowledge, you will definitely get the best interest! 


5 Important Points On Investing: What You Should Know About

1. Your money in the bank is exposed to inflation risk. 

Did you know that 7.6 trillion pesos is sleeping in the bank right now? This is a lot! Why do you prefer to keep your money in the bank rather than to invest them? 

Is it because you're scared that your money will be exposed to investment risks? 

Then again, didn't you know that not investing also exposes your money to investment risk? Inflation reduces the power of your peso! 


5 Important Points On Investing: What You Should Know About


Would you want a bank product that guarantees you'll lose your money? 

Or an investment product that potentially increases your money's value over the long-term?