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Oxfam reports that global economies are prioritizing the rich.
Oxfam revealed in a report that 2,153 billionaires have more combined wealth than 4.6 billion people on the planet. To put that into perspective, just over 2,000 ultra-rich individuals make more than 60 percent of the global population.Citing that the number of ...
 
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It's good to be rich.
Having lots of money is great. You can buy anything you want and live comfortably. Now, researchers have also found that it lets you live longer as a new study says being wealthy adds nine years to your life.The study was conducted over ...
 
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Which one are you?
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 down ...
 
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Only Nigeria and Uzbekistan are behind the Philippines.
In a study conducted by picodi.com, it was found that Filipinos receive one of the worst minimum wages in the world. Researchers from Picodi wanted to find out whether minimum wage in various countries is enough to afford the minimum comfort of ...
 
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Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is on track to breach the $1 trillion threshold.
Imagine a company that is so valuable that it is several times wealthier than a developing country like Philippines. In 2018, the Philippine economy was valued at $330.9 billion, which represents the amalgam of its most powerful sectors’ output, such as manufacturing, ...
 
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Good health shouldn't be complicated. Here, we break down how healthcare works.
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 down ...
 
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“You have to know your shit.”
Not everyone can be a podcaster—It’s a craft, not a hobby. You have to have some semblance of wit and intelligence to get your foot in the door, and even that isn’t enough all the time. Podcasts are perhaps the most intelligent ...
 
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Meanwhile, the P500 silver commemorative coin will be sold for P3,500 per piece.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will be selling P10,000 commemorative coins made of gold to celebrate the 70th anniversary of BSP. The catch? The coins cost P127,500—each.Meanwhile, the P500 silver commemorative coin will be sold for P3,500 per piece."These coins are non-circulation ...
 
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And his mission to make passion pay.
Failure is a rite of passage for every entrepreneur.Only the extremely luck out on the first try, but for most, entrepreneurship is simply an often painful method of trial-and-error. Some walk away after their first failed venture, but not Ronster Baetiong. After ...
 
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Your new decade’s resolution.
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 down ...
 
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A happy new year for them, indeed.
Filipino business tycoons Manuel Villar and Enrique Razon are entering the new decade as the only Philippine billionaires to make it on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, which lists the 500 wealthiest people in the world.The index is a daily ranking of the ...
 
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The hustle never stops.
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 down ...
 
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For entrepreneurs and traders alike.
A new year is upon us, and 2020 is looking to be jam-packed with business events happening left and right. The new decade will see new trends and changes in entrepreneurship, franchising, and investing, so it would be wise to stay up ...
 
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Make sure to pay your kasambahays right.
It will be a merry Christmas indeed for household nannies, cooks, gardeners, and laundry workers in Metro Manila. The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) formally granted a pay hike for Metro Manila domestic workers amounting to P1,500 per month, according ...
 
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Words of wisdom from accomplished business writers.
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 down ...
 
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WEF reports that it will take almost three centuries to fully achieve gender equality.
The Philippines landed in 16th place out of 153 countries in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Gender Gap Index 2020. That’s eight places down from its 8th spot in the 2018 index, but it’s still the best ranking in Asia.WEF’s Global ...
 
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The Stanford graduate has a master's degree in computer science.
Lucio Tan III, the son of the late Lucio “Bong” Tan II and the grandson of taipan Lucio Tan, has stepped in to fill his father’s shoes in the Tan family’s corporate empire.According to a disclosure on the Philippine Stock Exchange, the ...
 
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One of their priorities? Work-life balance.
A Jobstreet survey has confirmed that Filipino workers just want to be respected. This isn’t a new concept to the average struggling Filipino employee, but it’s the first time that it’s been backed by data.According to Jobstreet’s survey Laws of Attraction, salary ...
 
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How you'll adapt to these trends is up to you.
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 down ...
 
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Plus tips on how to budget your monthly expenses!
The extra cash that comes during the latter part of the year is always a welcome financial reprieve—but why does it seem that the money doesn't really last? There are expenses that can't be helped, and while these can't be compromised, you can actually ...
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