Money Girl Philippines - The Ultimate Filipino Millennial Life Plan for Financial Failure

Filipino Money Life Plan {For Failure}

Here’s the standard life plan for the average Filipino Millennial after they graduate from college: 1. Find salary paying job. 2. Enroll yourself in SSS and just be content with this pension plan. 3. Receive your paycheck. Since you need to unwind after stressful days of work, go out for a night-out with your co-workers […]

Money Girl Philippines - Income less Savings equals Expenses

Income – Savings = Expenses

EARNING MONEY doesn’t not come easily, but the simplest and easiest thing to do is to SPEND. Many tend to follow the age-old equation “INCOME – EXPENSES = SAVINGS.” Wherein the amount left with you after paying for your monthly cost of living goes into savings. People always save out of surplus income. Anyways, here’s […]

Money Girl Philippines - Why are some Stocks called Blue Chips

Why are Some Stocks Called Blue Chips?

So where did the term “blue chip” come from? And how did big companies such as Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) , Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), Megaworld Corporation (MEG), Globe Telecom Inc (GLO) and Manila Electric Company (MER) come to be known as blue chips? The name “blue chip” came about from the game […]

Money Girl Philippines - How to Save Money on Remittances

HOW to Save Money on Remittances

Filipinos who reside in foreign countries often find themselves needing to send money to their family in the Philippines. I’m sure you’re familiar with wire transfers, walk-in money transfer centers, online payment and other traditional ways to send money remittance – but are you getting the best deal possible? On this post, I’ll be sharing […]

Money Girl Philippines - Blogs that Teach You How to Make Money

8 Blogs That Teach You How to Make Money

Whether it’s being able to provide for our needs or saving for our dreams – we all have a reason why we want to make more money. So, whatever your reason, I highly recommend the following 8 blogs if you want to learn how to make money on the side, earn online or become an entrepreneur. […]

Money Girl Philippines - How to Invest in the Stock Market - for Beginners

How to Invest in the Stock Market

Learning how to invest in the stock market is not difficult. You just need to know where to start. On this page, I will share some simple tips to how to get started at growing your money in the stock market. Learning How to Invest in Stocks Starts with Education Before you part with any […]

Money Girl Philippines - Financial Must Dos for OFWs on a Vacation

Financial Must Dos for OFWs on a Vacation

Returning home for a vacation or during a holiday is a much-awaited event for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and they want to make the most out of their short vacation – meet their loved ones, eat out in their favorite restaurants, go on a shopping frenzy, go to a local vacation spots or throw parties for […]

Money Girl Philippines - How to Win the Lottery

The BEST Strategy to Winning the Lottery

There are two ways to improve your financial situation – you can either increase your income or decrease your expenses or both. However, many Filipinos believe there is a third way to make their financial situation better – to win the lottery! Surprisingly, the best strategy to “win” the lottery is to not play at all. […]

Money Girl Philippines - 4 Expenses You Should Plan and Save For But Don't

4 Expenses You Should Plan and Save For

You may think you’re budgeting for all of your needs (and wants), like retirement, vacations, education and more, but still Filipinos are getting blindsided by unforeseen or ‘surprise’ expenses, ones that could have been easily prepared for. I call these ‘surprise expenses’, because they seem to come out of nowhere. If they’re not something recurring […]