Finance / Money Matters · Project: Big Life

♥ #MoneyBliss Tips for Credit Card Use ♥

I have been in a serious battle the past few months – a real serious battle, that is with my credit card bills! It started when I was spending my maternity leave and had nothing much to do except for caring of my newborn, waiting for my stitches to heal and surfing the Internet, especially…… Continue reading ♥ #MoneyBliss Tips for Credit Card Use ♥

Finance / Money Matters · Money Bliss · personal · Project: Big Life

♥ Lessons Learned in Selling Pre-loved Stuff Online ♥

Months ago, I set-up an online store for my pre-loved stuff. I was able to sell a handful of items. However, I did not gain much in terms of money. Why? Because I did not research beforehand the shipping rates! The shipping costs ate up the proceeds of my sales. Anyway, even if I did…… Continue reading ♥ Lessons Learned in Selling Pre-loved Stuff Online ♥

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♥ Selling Pre-loved Stuff Online? ♥

During my sixty days of maternity leave, I decided to organize and purge my excess stuff as much as I could while nursing my CS wound. However, my CS wound did not allow me to lift heavy things, reach up to the cabinets and dig into my closets so I settled into organizing and purging…… Continue reading ♥ Selling Pre-loved Stuff Online? ♥

Finance / Money Matters · Money Bliss

♥ #MoneyBliss A Novice’s First Stock Trading Lessons ♥

    A year ago, I decided to try short-term trading in the stock market. As of today, I have already gained some and lost some (or more, hehe). If you offset those two, I am not yet where I wanted to be. That’s for sure! But, I’m not in a hurry. I know I…… Continue reading ♥ #MoneyBliss A Novice’s First Stock Trading Lessons ♥

Blissful Reads · Finance / Money Matters

#MoneyBliss Timeless Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon (Part 1)

Image from here The Richest Man in Babylon is a book originally published in 1926 authored by George Samuel Clason. It discusses financial advice (or cures, per the book) through a collection of short stories set in ancient Babylon, narrated by the richest man in Babylon himself to men who wanted to be as rich…… Continue reading #MoneyBliss Timeless Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon (Part 1)

Finance / Money Matters

#MoneyBliss: Your Guide to Capital Gains Tax in the Philippines

Are you planning to sell or buy a house? Buying or selling a house is subject to several forms of taxes which need to be paid or fulfilled for the transfer of title. Be in the know of these taxes and possible exemptions.What are these taxes?6% Capital Gains Tax1.5% Documentary Stamp Tax3/4% Transfer Tax (cities…… Continue reading #MoneyBliss: Your Guide to Capital Gains Tax in the Philippines

Blissful Finds · Finance / Money Matters

♥ Online Shopping Spree: My Favorite ♥

I’ve been shopping online since 2010 or 2011 and when I got pregnant, and eventually became a mother, I got more addicted to it. And why not?! Shopping online is, tantaradan…. 1. Convenient. No cashier lines. No taxi/transport/traffic problems. No crowd. No tired feet. You can do it in the luxury of your home and at the comfort…… Continue reading ♥ Online Shopping Spree: My Favorite ♥

Finance / Money Matters

♥ Money Bliss: Notes on My Financial Journey ♥

Clipart from GoogleTaking a break from my “Blissful Moms” and ” Blissful Wife” posts and allow me to update our “Money Bliss” corner.I have always been an advocate of financial freedom. As such, I have been in the journey for 5 years or so. With proper saving, I was able to afford some of my…… Continue reading ♥ Money Bliss: Notes on My Financial Journey ♥

Advocacies · Finance / Money Matters · Project: Big Life

♥ Calamity 101 for Babies and Your Income Tax ♥

Same month (August) last year, this torrential rain and heavy flooding had already happened. The difference is that this one’s hanging around for a longer time. I remember I was 8 months pregnant during last year’s Habagat‘s rampage and I got so stressed. Today, I’m in the (thank God) comfort of my parents’ home with…… Continue reading ♥ Calamity 101 for Babies and Your Income Tax ♥