More articles about: Money

 
Share
They expect to work even after retirement, too.
In the film The Bucket List, Morgan Freeman’s and Jack Nicholson’s characters spent the last few months of their lives as terminally ill patients traveling the world. They did everything from skydiving in Dubai to climbing the Mount Everest in Nepal, anything ...
 
Share
Four of the 300 outstanding business and industry leaders on the list are from the Philippines.
Four Filipinos made the exclusive 30 Under 30 Asia list curated by US business magazine Forbes for 2019.“If you think millennials and Gen-Z are just building businesses for the short-term gain, think again,” wrote Rana Wehbe, editor of the 30 Under 30 ...
 
Share
A new survey from Microsoft and IDC shows that sentiments towards AI technology are largely positive.
There’s been a lot of talk about the looming impact of artificial intelligence (AI) in the workforce. Experts from the business process outsourcing (BPO) sector have talked about the potential job displacements brought about by AI technology, and the conversation is already ...
 
Share
Not a bad job.
James Forrester recently made a brief PBA comeback by way of TnT Katropa in the 2019 Philippine Cup. While he never got to see action in the two games he was on the Katropa bench, the change in status from practice player ...
 
Share
The market growth had much to do with the increase in the country’s ultra-wealthy population.
If you’re looking for a business opportunity in a thriving industry, the latest market report by Knight Frank points to luxury homes as a great investment. In 2018, Manila’s luxury home market saw the most growth in the world, with an 11 ...
 
Share
The hobbies of the world's wealthiest.
The rich and powerful arenât that different from the rest of us. They too have problems, and they too are human. Granted, they do have more interesting options for hobbies than most. Here, we list down the crazy rich hobbies of the ...
 
Share
This is how much you can expect your salary to increase this year.
Filipinos will not see a significant increase in their salaries this year despite the rising cost of living, at least according to a report by Willis Towers Watson.In its latest Salary Budget Planning Report, the global brokerage and advisory company estimates salary ...
 
Share
Emma Imperial shares how residents in her solar-powered communities are showing their entrepreneurial spirit
Legendary investor Warren Buffett used to say that the greatest risk in investing is when you don’t know what you are doing.Very often, many people invest in financial products that they don’t understand. They act based on their emotions without the appropriate ...
 
Share
Practical tips from the head of a financial technology company
We’re already a few days into 2019, so you’ve probably already read a bunch of articles about how you can be smarter and more responsible with your money for the year. Whether it's about which stocks performed best last year or money challenges you can ...
 
Share
Investing in the stock market is risky, but you can minimize the risks if you know what you are doing.
Stock investing can be fun and exciting but when it is not executed properly, the experience can be financially and emotionally disastrous.It is easy to make money in the stock market if you know how to play the game. Many hopeful beginners ...
 
Share
Rizal's writings may have changed the course of history but it was his effective leadership that brought people together.
The Philippines would not have achieved independence from Spain on June 12, 1898 without the patriotic leadership of Dr. Jose Rizal, whose writings instilled nationalism among his countrymen that led to a popular revolution many years after.When Rizal traveled to Spain to ...
 
Share
The figures and numbers that flooded our timelines.
There are many ways to define a year. Lexicographers recognize words of the year to signify what most have discussed in the past 12 months. Others commemorate the year that was with photographs that have been engraved the most in our minds. ...
 
Share
Putting your money in a savings account that earns less than 1 percent p.a. will not help you to retire early.
Many people make the mistake of building their retirement funds by simply saving money in the bank. Putting your money in a savings account that earns less than one percent per year will not help you to retire early. You would still probably ...
 
Share
A closer look at three of the most private and low-key tycoons in the Forbes Philippines rich list.
Say Henry Sy's name, and people will recognize him as the founder of local retail giant SM. They might even know that he’s the country’s richest person (it's a title he’s held for the past 11 years).And that’s true for most of the country’s ...
 
Share
Big businesses had quite an appetite for acquisitions this year.
Big businesses have had quite an appetite for acquisitions this year. Despite the volatile market conditions outside our shores (no thanks to Trump and China), local and even regional business players have had a good year of deals.Here are some that have ...
 
Share
For the first time, a Filipino-made game is promoted by Google Play in a global event in South Korea.
Like a proud parent, Howard Go was beaming when a game his company developed earned a coveted place of honor at the Global Game Exhibition G-STAR 2018 in Busan, South Korea.Google Play had picked Bounc.io, a game developed by a company Go ...
 
Share
Read how Lydia de Roca worked her way to the top—one kilo of lechon at a time.
With the long list of parties and family reunions you had to attend during the holidays, the feasting almost never stops and, by the end of it, you can happily blame the weight gain to a Filipino fiesta favorite: lechon.For over 50 years, one woman’s name ...
 
Share
The chain of specialty Chinese food was shuttered for a time by the BIR, but not for long
For a man whose business was shut down for a few days by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Wilson Ledesma is in a jovial mood. The founder and proprietor of the Mann Hann chain of restaurants says the closure happened because ...
 
Share
From her home kitchen, this entrepreneur built the now popular Cafe Mary Grace.
Between having her first baby at 23 and her fifth child at 32, Mary Grace Dimacali didn’t have much time to nurture a career. She admits to feeling a “bit of angst” back when her batchmates from college started taking up their ...
 
Share
The UC Berkeley alum left Silicon Valley for the new world that is the Manila startup scene.
There are many ways for startup founders to raise funding, gain exposure and expand their networks in markets where they are operating.Most of these didn’t come easy for Vincent Lau. The 36-year-old Chinese-American was born and raised in Oakland City, California but ...
Connect With Us