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Note: This post was originally written last March, 2015. I was not able to finish the whole article and it spent almost 3 months incubated in my drafts section. This article is both personal and reflective, yet it also has … Continue reading
Last time, I talked about how vehicle ownership is not for everyone, and gave a sample calculation of its financial and other “costs”. Now, let us look at the transportation alternatives to buying a brand new car.
Warning: this is a personal post. I still have lessons and reflections embedded though. If there is one word or phrase that people will use to describe you, what will it be? Do you think it’s a positive word/phrase, or … Continue reading
Intrigued by the question of which better investment instrument should I capitalize on during my stint as a UP employee, I went so far as to plug numbers on my MS Excel workbook just to find out which fund would … Continue reading
“Why did I spend over a week’s salary for a trip to a place I’ve already been to two years prior?” This was a thought that somehow echoed in my mind throughout my second trip to the mount Pinatubo crater … Continue reading
*I started writing this article October 27, 2011, and am completing it now, 610 days later. I hope the thought flow will still make sense* A typical renting Filipino would, given a choice, rather own a house. A good number … Continue reading