Why We Have Money Problems

Why We Have Money Problems

Kasu-suweldo pa lang, ubos na?… Kuntento ka na ba sa buhay mo?… Ang tagal mo na sa trabaho, wala ka pa ‘ring asenso… Ang baba na ng sweldo, pataas nang pataas pa ang bilihin… Mahina na ang benta, mababa pa ang productivity… Humihingi pa ng dagdag na sweldo ang mga tao mo?… Credit card maxed out… ATM card on pawn, […]

Parents Strategies on How to Deal, Manage and Respond to the Strategies Children Use to Outwit Their Parents

Parents Strategies on How to Deal, Manage and Respond to the Strategies Children Use to Outwit Their Parents

By: Avelynn Garcia If there are “Seven Strategies Children Use to Outwit their Parents,” now, I will discuss what parents need to do in order to deal, manage and respond to their chidren’s strategies. Balikan natin ang example ng batang naglulupasay sa mall. Ano ang mga dapat gawin ng mga magulang? Tandaan natin na ang ating mga anak ay gumagamit ng […]

Kurot Principle

Kurot Principle

Last time, I discussed the first principle in budgeting. Ito ay ang Piso ‘Yan Principle.  Now, let’s go to Principle No. 2: Kurot Principle. Ano ‘yung Kurot Principle? Ay, ang ganda nitong Kurot Principle na ito. To better understand this, I will tell you a story of a person na balak bumili ng cellphone worth P1,000. Nagkataong mayroon siyang P100,000 na savings. […]

Piso ‘Yan Principle

Piso ‘Yan Principle

Nakakita ka na ba ng taong nag-planong sirain ang buhay niya? Malamang, hindi pa. Pero bakit maraming taong sira ang buhay? Kasi, hindi sila nag-plano ng kanilang buhay.  Ang sabi nga nila, “People don’t plan to fail, they just failed to plan.”   Ito ang isa sa pinakamalaking problema ng mga Pilipino. Hindi tayo marunong mag-plano. Asar na asar tayo sa pagpa-plano. […]

You Cannot Achieve What You Cannot Believe

You Cannot Achieve What You Cannot Believe

In our seminars, we usually discuss reasons that hinder people from unleashing their highest potential. One of which is, someone who has a wrong belief. Belief is very powerful! Remember, we cannot achieve what we cannot believe. Hindi natin kayang abutin ang hindi natin kayang paniwalaan! Can you imagine that someday, you will become the president of the company you […]

Unleash International Teaches OFWs’ Kin How to Handle Money

Unleash International Teaches OFWs’ Kin How to Handle Money

Unleash International Philippines, in partnership with CBN Asia, held a money management seminar titled “Unleash the Highest Potential of Your Money” for chosen family members or relatives of some OFWs in Dubai. The successful seminar was recently held in Ortigas. As a treat for the OFWs and their families, the organizers waived the registration fee per person and conducted the […]

From Hardship to Harvard

From Hardship to Harvard

You may have heard or watched the story of Ashley Dawn Loggins, the 18-year-old high school student-janitress from Lawndale, North Carolina, via ABC, CNN, and all the other international networks. When Dawn returned home from representing her school at a summer program, it wasn’t too long when she realized she was already abandoned by her family. She found out that […]

Shark in Disguise

Shark in Disguise

Is there a time in your life when you’ve almost given up? How about those times when adversity knocks you down? Do you still get up on the inside? Do you blame people, circumstances, or even God if something miserable happens to you? More often than not, when adversity knocks us down, we prefer to be alone and sit in […]

Know Where Your Money is Coming From

Know Where Your Money is Coming From

After identifying the kind of “moneyger” you are and knowing the power of systematic investment, it is now time for us to discuss “10 Steps to Unleash the Highest Potential of Your Money.” These are simple and doable steps that even you can easily and immediately apply. Simulan na natin! The first step is to know where your money is […]

Good News, Sir… You’re Pregnant!

Good News, Sir… You’re Pregnant!

Sir, buntis ka! Teka muna… puwede ba iyon? Lalaki, nabuntis? Parang ang labo naman, ‘di ba? Pero pag-isipan mo ang tanong na ito: Do you know that you are pregnant? Yes, you are! Whether you are a man or a woman, young or old, you are pregnant and about to give birth soon! You are pregnant with so much potential. […]

The Power of Systematic Investment

The Power of Systematic Investment

Last week I discussed with you the different kinds of “moneygers.” I hope you already determined which kind you are.  This week, let me teach you the power of systematic savings. Here’s how: Assume you are 21 years old now and you’re earning around P10,000 a month. Out of this monthly income, you believe you need to save at least […]

Be a Pusher!

Be a Pusher!

Parang negative ang connotation, ‘di ba? Pero teka muna! Is it really negative? Maybe it’s about time for us to see the positive aspect ng isang pusher! Was there a time in your life when you feel irritated each time your parents pushed you to do something? Minsan ang kulit-kulit ng parents mo? Say, they insist that you attend the […]

What Kind of ‘Moneyger’ Are You? Part 2

What Kind of ‘Moneyger’ Are You? Part 2

Last week, I introduced to you two kinds of “moneygers”—the Survivor and the Pretender. The Survivor, as I described in Part 1 of this article, is the moneyger whose expense level is almost just equal to his income level. Meaning, if he receives P10,000 a month, he also spends P10,000 for his monthly expenses. Remember the Gloria Gaynor song I […]

Who is Your Pusher?

Who is Your Pusher?

This is a story about an old rich man who wanted to see her only daughter get married so he can already transfer all his wealth to her before he pass away. But the problem was his unica hija doesn’t have a boyfriend to marry, nor even a single suitor to choose as her lifetime partner. The worried father thought […]

Payakap Nga!

Payakap Nga!

“Payakap nga!” Don’t you just feel oh so good each time someone approaches you and tells you this? Isn’t it so fulfilling to know that your ‘simple hug’ can make a person feel better and even make his day, especially when this individual is feeling down? But what will your reaction be if a stranger you just bumped into on […]