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Book Review: The Difference

Book Review: The Difference

I picked up this book “The Difference: When Good Enough Isn’t Enough” by Subir Chowdhury in the bookstore with the intent of giving it to someone who I felt needed to be influenced to go above and beyond, to be inspired to give excellence in work and all aspects of life and stop mediocrity and to be discontent with being content. I decided to read it last week to see if the book really is applicable for the receiver.  Boy,…

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10 Most Popular Blogs From 2015 You May Have Missed

10 Most Popular Blogs From 2015 You May Have Missed

A Happy New Year to you dear blog readers! I wanted to wrap up the year 2015 by sharing with you my most popular blog posts where you may able to get some nuggets of wisdom whether new or refreshing insights.  I hope you enjoy reading them in the same way I enjoyed writing them. Here’s the recap of 2015’s Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts: 3 Myths of Investing Four years of investing in stocks and mutual funds may…

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Book Review: “Kontento ka na ba sa KaPERAhan mo?”

Book Review: “Kontento ka na ba sa KaPERAhan mo?”

Kontento ka na ba sa KaPERAhan mo? Unleash the Highest Potential of your Money Part 1 A gift from a friend cum my insurance agent and fellow investor Richard Macalintal which comes in a small package but with enlightening contents that are simple to read and grasp even for the zero financially literate Juan or Maria. To be honest, I never considered buying this book to read as I thought it was in pure Filipino and I am not really…

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Book Review: It’s Rising Time! – A Book for Women to Achieve their Financial Dreams

Book Review: It’s Rising Time! – A Book for Women to Achieve their Financial Dreams

Kim Kiyosaki’s book “It’s Rising Time!” is a call to action for women to do whatever it takes; in mind, body, emotion and spirit; to reach their financial dreams. If Robert Kiyosaki had the EBSI quadrant (from “Rich Dad, Poor Dad”), Kim featured the Triple-A Triangle, plus a Bonus A, in this book. Aspire – refers to our dreams, ambitions, hopes, wishes and desires in life.  I liked that Kim gave an exercise (p. 33) which gives us a chance…

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