10 Money Advice from Billionaires You Can’t Ignore


Not all billionaires start on the crib with a silver spoon. Truth be told, most of them keep a “rags to riches” kind of story. The only thing different about you and them right now is your different net worth values, but you can definitely change that! If you’re working your way to be a somebody, struggling and juggling living through payday after payday, then maybe you need a little mentorship from the world’s billionaires. Here are just ten inspiring money advice you can learn from them below: 1. Money is not the sole thing to determine your net worth. "The reason I've been able to be so financially successful is my focus has never, ever for one minute been money." —Oprah Winfrey One of the most celebrated media mogul in the world is around 3 billion dollars in net worth! Oprah Winfrey is one among those with an inspiring tale of success. As the Queen of Media shared, you don’t have to equate your net worth to become financially successful. Believe it or not, some of the … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Invest Yourself To Success


You are your biggest asset! One of the critical investments that you should start doing is investing in yourself. Once you invest in yourself, a world of opportunities awaits you. Investing in yourself emotionally, physically, spiritually and financially, will make you become the best version of yourself. And when you are the best version of yourself, you will be an attraction magnet to success! Here are important areas in your life where you should be investing in yourself. 1) Invest in your health. As the saying goes, health is wealth. A good health is more valuable than money. Your health affects productivity, job prospects and development. A person with bad health cannot enjoy the pleasure of being wealthy. Take care of yourself and never skip a meal especially for breakfast. According to studies, breakfast is a critical meal because it influences you throughout the day, including how you perform physically and mentally. It is also important to note that eating organic and … [Read more...]

A Single’s Survival Guide To Valentine’s Day


Alert! February 14 is a nuclear explosion of love. Seek solace and comfort in a love bomb shelter! But wait, don’t forget to bring a bottle of champagne and pour it on a flute glass (yes, a celebratory glass), because here’s a really great toast to all singles who love themselves more and who know how to live independently! Bitter aside, the heart’s day is gonna be an amusing day of showing affection and admiration. Now, instead of sheltering yourself from Valentine’s bombs and turning into an ugly bitter betty this V-day, here’s a really smart survival guide to heart’s day below: 1) Go out and celebrate love! Love comes in all forms, your relationship status should not be a sorrowful one, and hey, there are millions out there just like you, so you are not alone in this game. But if you are making a sarcastic statement, you can go to the Hugot Cafe to shove Valentine’s day that the joke’s on you. 2) Get all the love you need. Remember, rations of sweetness will ran out that day, … [Read more...]

Top Preloved Gifts You Can Buy For Your Valentine’s Date


As materialistic as it sounds, but it's best to say how you feel with a gift! Yes, aside from Christmas and birthdays, another season to shower gifts for your special someone is this love month. Of course, the effort counts and if you are looking for gifts that you want to buy for your Valentine’s date, then try a bit of preloved to give to your loved ones. To guide you, we round up top preloved gifts that would be perfect for a sweet surprise! Check them out below: 1) Preloved jewelry Jewelry is one of the best gifts you can give to someone special. This expensive piece makes it a top choice as it lasts more than a lifetime. So, what’s not to seal your love with a remarkable piece of fine jewelry that makes the moment special. Here are a few of top preloved jewelry that you can find on Marketplace.ph: Ring with Diamond (Price: Php 7,000) White gold diamond rings are such a classic and timeless piece of jewelry that speaks of an eternal promise. If you want to drop your knees … [Read more...]

Cheesy Places You Can Take Your Date When You’re On A Budget- Love Month Edition


It’s the love month and whether you’re up for it or not, this is quite a month to plan out those cheesy dates with bae. And yes, the prices for showing affection somehow don’t go cheap at all during this season, but let’s not stress with such expensive surprises, because there are budget-friendly places you can opt to take your special beau out and make the moment priceless! Cheesy as it may sound, here’s a list of some unconventional kilig dating spots that’s perfect for your storybook romance. For the beach-loving couple: Bolinao, Pangasinan Beach The weather report for February seems fair enough to go out on a beach date, and for an affordable and relatively out of town beach adventure, try going to Bolinao, Pangasinan Beach! Getting there takes a six or seven hour commute (for the really financially savvy couples), there are buses plying to Bolinao on an hourly basis in Manila at Cubao and Pasay bus terminals. The latest trips are at 11 pm and 12 midnight (it is best to travel … [Read more...]

A Single’s Guide To Prepare For A Valentine’s Date


In a few days, flowers, chocolates, stuffed toys, gift bags and dates galore are going to shove you with the harsh truth that you are still single! But don’t feel too bad, it’s just one special hearts day out of this year’s 365 days! While you need all the emotional strength to counter all the romantic shrapnels of loving couples on V-day, that shouldn’t be the case! You still have a good enough time to get yourself jumping into the love boat! We’re not Dr. Love, but we round up a single’s guide on how to prepare you for a Valentine’s date this 14th of February, here’s how you should do it below: 1) Decide whether you want to celebrate alone or with a date. If you want to celebrate forever alone, then you’re in luck because you spare yourself from the financial and emotional stress that comes during this peak season, which is by far an expensive one (Imagine flowers for a thousand pesos!). If you are single and tired of the Bridget Jones misery, then maybe it’s time to test the … [Read more...]

How To Make Cash Out of Selling Sweets, Cakes and Candies


"Let them eat cake." -Marie Antoinette Drumming your fingers thinking of what may be profitable on the side? You don't have to go far, sometimes you can just  add a little sweetness into your life by making out cash from selling sweets, cakes and candies! Yes! You can make money out of them! Plus, this is a super low-cost business that's not really hard to pull off! The only ingredients you need to make this a worthwhile sideline is the passion, determination and perseverance of a budding entrepreneur. And if you are so keen to be everyone's sweet tooth fairy, here's how you can start making cash out of selling the very reason of our childhood cavities! 1) Get a taste of feedback about your sweets, cakes and candies first. Ask your friends, colleagues, and peers how they find your recipe! They are the closest subjects to know what your future customers like. Gather as much sweet information and comments as you can. From there, you can use their comments, requests and feedback as … [Read more...]

A Young Millennial’s Guide On Starting A Business


Millennials (defined as today’s 18 to 34 year olds) are a different breed of generation. They are more confident, really task-focused, and downright articulate. The millennials are the kind of people who will resign if they don’t feel fulfilled in their job and even if there’s no job lined up for them. They are after self-fulfillment, as having such means a strong and solid security. Plus, millennials have the ambition to eventually set up their own business to be their own boss. Now, if you have the millennial-driven attitude to take risk and jump into the uncertain entrepreneurial road, then here’s a guide for all of you aspiring young business-minded yuppie on starting your business venture. 1) First, listen to problems and think of creative solutions. The market is really competitive, so, what’s something you can offer in a pure competitive market? What makes your business idea stand out? Now, that gets you thinking, here’s the trick: listen closely to all the rants, problems … [Read more...]

8 Must-Read Motivational Books To Make You Financially Successful


“The poor and middle class work hard for their money. The Rich have their money work hard for them.” -Rich Dad, Poor Dad Financial literacy is wired to success. If you know how to use money... the rich way, then a secured financial future is right on your alley. However, most people use their money, the poor way. They spend, save a little, spend, spend, and spend. Getting out the rat race should be the goal. The rat race is a paycheck after paycheck lifestyle with debts, meager income, no investments, poor networth and little savings. But, don’t feel demotivated,  the way to get out of the rat race is to begin to seeing money and finances in a whole new way. And what’s a best way to start the road to success than reading. Now, these 8 inspiring books would motivate you in the right race track to the millionaire's finish line. 1) Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki “The biggest difference I see between The Rich and the poor or middle class, is financial education and how … [Read more...]