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Life just got a little easier.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
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Billionaire senators Villar and Pacquiao retain the top spots.
Based on the latest statement of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALNs) released by the Senate of the Philippines, Senator Cynthia Villar continues to hold on to the top spot of wealthiest senators in the Philippines.According to her latest declared SALN, as of ...
 
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Philam Life has removed all the red tape, thanks to a state-of-the-art iPad-based system.
Insurance—everyone needs it, but nobody really likes it. In all honesty, the process of getting is notorious for being tedious and paperwork-heavy. Not to mention the fact that many Filipinos are turned off by the very, very determined insurance agents stationed around ...
 
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Before you can make money, you need to spend. A lot.
There's a meme going around that says it's better to start a business than to stay in a job, as your children can inherit your business, but never your job. This is more or less in the same vein as the belief that ...
 
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We all get strapped for cash sometimes.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
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Don't punish yourself with heroics. Delegate, but oversee.
Stress is a leading cause of mental health problems, which is why human resources always ask applicants how they handle stress at work. The key to managing stress despite multiple tasks you need to finish is staying focused. Here are some strategies ...
 
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Eighty percent of CEOs surveyed plan to adopt more sustainable practices.
“Profitability and sustainability are no longer mutually exclusive,” said Atty. Alexander Cabrera, chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Philippines.PwC, a leading consulting and research firm, embarked on a deep dive into the sustainable business practices of large, medium, small, and micro local businesses across ...
 
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For professionals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers alike.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
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ACE Medical Center – Tacloban, Inc.’s maiden offering will be comprised of 228,000 common shares.
After approving the initial public offerings (IPO) of seven Allied Care Experts (ACE) medical centers to be built across the country, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has given the green light to another ACE medical center to push through with its IPO: ACE Medical ...
 
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Your credit card can probably do a lot more than what you initially thought.
Every time you are offered or you apply for a credit card, have you ever taken a second to think whether you’re getting Visa or Mastercard? Moreover, do you even know exactly what they are, as well as how they work? If not, here’s a simple ...
 
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Whose fortunes gained and declined in 2019?
It was hardly a surprise when  the late taipan Henry Sy, Sr.’s heirs replaced him in the top spot on the Forbes Philippines’ Richest list of 2019. With $17.2 billion in collective net worth, the Sy siblings were unmatched in this year’s ...
 
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It’s the first step to getting your business up and running.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
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From its initial agribusiness to its current diverse portfolio, these are some of the corporation’s milestones across 185 years.
Ayala Corporation is one of the oldest and largest conglomerates in the Philippines. It marks its 185th anniversary this year.What was initially a distillery business has grown into a mammoth corporation with a diverse portfolio that covers interests such as real estate, retail, ...
 
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The family has an estimated net worth of $17.2 billion.
For 11 consecutive years prior to his passing, the late taipan Henry Sy, Sr. was ranked the Philippines’ richest person after building his SM Investments empire. And in Forbes’ first Philippines’ Richest list since the billionaire passed away at the age of ...
 
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Forbes ranked the Philippine conglomerate as the 172nd best-regarded company in the world.
SM Investments Corp. landed on the 172nd spot on Forbes’ The World's Best Regarded Companies 2019 list. The Sy-led conglomerate is the only Philippine company to do so, beating companies like Mitsubishi Motors (#187), Berkshire Hathaway (#203), Adobe (#220), and American Express ...
 
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Let’s head back to basics.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
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San Miguel Corporation president Ramon Ang remembers his roots and gives back to his hometown.
“Batang Tondo ako eh... kumita na tayo ng konti so ibinabalik ko naman dito sa lugar kung saan ako nanggaling, which is Manila and Tondo,” said Ang in a report by ABS-CBN. (“I grew up in Tondo… We earned a little, so ...
 
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We clarified some of the biggest misconceptions about owning a franchise business in the Philippines.
It’s the ultimate dream of many Filipinos to own a franchise business in the Philippines. How many hopefuls have fantasized about winning the lottery, then purchasing a franchise of Jollibee, easily the most popular restaurant in the country? We’ve all wanted its ...
 
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Have a clear direction of how you will achieve your personal financial goals.
There is a saying that if you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there. When you don’t know the way, how do you know which route is the best direction to go?You may be hoping to be ...
 
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The list represents “the best of Asia-Pacific’s big companies.”
Eight of the biggest listed corporations in the country have landed on Forbes Asia’s Best Over A Billion 2019 list, which features 200 top-performing companies in the Asia-Pacific region with sales revenues exceeding one billion US dollars from the previous year.The eight ...
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