In a country like the Philippines where less than 10% of the total population has access to an easily available microinsurance plan, two of the biggest names in the Visayas and Mindanao region joined forces to ensure that the larger part of the population will continue to be protected, especially during times of need through … Continue reading Get ready for affordable pre-need as Cosmopolitan Climbs enters the market
When I reached 35, I started becoming paranoid about money -- more specifically, the lack of it. I was afraid that I will reach fifty years old, with nothing to my name, stuck in a dead-end job and still existing hand-to-mouth. After witnessing first hand how people can be desperate when they have nothing no … Continue reading Much Ado About Money
Top life insurance company marks 4th Financial Independence Month There is no doubt that Sun Life has helped transform countless lives over the years. But behind each success lies the story of the many people it has touched, of lives changed and of dreams that came true. To inspire Filipinos to pursue their financial freedom, … Continue reading Sun Life retells client stories with new set of digital short films, “Sun Shorts”
Look, I am not a parent yet (except if you count my feline mommyhood) - but like all parents, I know how it feels to juggle bills, a career, various side hustles and even me time. That's why I felt right at home during the recently-concluded PayMaya event held specifically for millennial moms and dads. … Continue reading PayMaya redefines parenting and adulting in the Digital Age
Financial literacy is a topic that is very dear to my heart. As someone who didn't know anything about savings and investing, I struggled early in life financially - not because I was wanting but because I was irresponsible. When I was younger, I was one of the "one day millionaire" kids who go through hard-earned salary … Continue reading “Now is the time to invest,” says Sun Life Asset Management as sales expand by 50% in 2016
So, here's my story... Sometime this Summer--just right around my birthday--something clicked in me and I began re-evaluating my life. I've been alive for more than 30 years; working close to 20 years; married for less than 10; and still living it up like it's a scene out of Reality Bites everyday. I began to … Continue reading The path to Brighter Life begins now
How do Filipinos rank in financial literacy? News from Rappler, 16 July 2013 The Philippines recorded 68 index points and ranked 8th among 16 Asia-Pacific countries covered by the latest MasterCard Index of Financial Literacy. The Philippines' score in MasterCard's 4th annual survey is almost the same as the Philippines' index score of 68.2 in … Continue reading Why is it hard to be financially responsible?