Posts under Investing

What’s your take on the philam life money tree? Is it a good investment?

Posted December 22, 2013 under Investing, Personal Finance | 4 Comments

Here’s what written in the brochure: Money Tree is a one-pay investment and life insurance plan that can earn more than bank deposits in the long-term. It maximizes your money’s growth potential by giving you the opportunity to invest in high-performing funds in the Philippines which is now the fastest growing economy in Asia and […]

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Is it right to put 200k of our son’s college savings all at the same time in FAMI Save and Learn Fix Bond?

Posted October 28, 2013 under Investing | 1 Comment

Is it right to put 200k of our son’s college savings all at the same time in FAMI Save and Learn Fix Bond? I saw that among UITF’s/MF’s bond fund, that one has the highest income. Am I missing something or is there hidden charges that is not reflected? Our son will be in college […]

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When should I sell my stocks (long term, using cost-averaging)?

Posted September 26, 2013 under Investing, Personal Finance | 2 Comments

I am currently investing in the stock market, and I do cost-averaging. I invest monthly in companies that have long-term growth potential (GEMSS companies). When should I sell my stocks? Should I sell them immediately after a set period of time frame, e.g. 5 years? Or should I hold onto them until I retire? I […]

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What websites do you read or visit to learn about the status of different financial markets?

Posted September 12, 2013 under Investing | 2 Comments

I’m thinking of investing in international financial markets but I would first like to study them. Aside from the New York Stock Exchange, what other financial markets are worth going into? But more importantly, where do I go or what website do I read to get to know them better? Thanks!

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What are the 5 best Philippine stocks to buy and hold for the long term?

Posted September 5, 2013 under Investing | 1 Comment

I want to invest in the stock market for the long-term, at least 10 years. And I want to start with 5 companies. I’ve seen the best Philippine stocks for long term investment article of Sir Fitz, but I’d like to ask your opinion, what is your top 5. Thank you. Sir Fitz article: http://fitzvillafuerte.com/the-best-philippine-stocks-for-long-term-investment.html

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Is iforex a scam/fraud?

Posted August 22, 2013 under Investing | 1 Comment

Hi Fitz! I just joined iforex and deposited $500. While waiting for my demo account, I encountered a blogspot of people who tell their experiences with iforex and all of them ended up victims. Do you know anything about this broker? If it’s really a fraud, why do our investing mentors allow iforex banners to […]

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Question on Peso Cost Averaging (PCA)

Posted June 26, 2013 under Investing | 1 Comment

Hello. I have very limited knowledge about stock market and Peso Cost Averaging (PCA). For example, I retire after 40 years of practicing PCA and the Philippine stock market has crashed by that time. Am I guaranteed to still make huge retirement money after all, I practiced Peso Cost Averaging? Or will I wait like […]

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