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Ask Geri: Where to Buy Piglets and How Much?

I don't want to dash your hopes and enthusiasm but in the spirit of transparency, I want you to know that we are no longer into hog raising after our first try. The reason is that we found the ROI small, as such we are focusing on other investments which can give us a higher ROI. [...]

April 3, 2015 // 2 Comments

Ask Geri: Investment Options for a College Student

Whatever course you are in right now, your skills, marketability and time are all investments. As such make sure to hone your skills and talents while still in college, such that when you graduate, you either become an sought-for asset to a company, or a young competent leader of your businesses. [...]

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ask Geri: OFW Prepared for Death Expenses, Now How to Live?

In a gist, VUL asks you to commit a monthly payment whether it is for the next 5, 7, 10 or 15 years. During this time, a portion goes to protection by guaranteeing an amount in case the owner dies, suffers disability or critical illness. Further a portion is invested in instruments that work like a Mutual Fund / UITF which grows exponentially over time. This fund is withdrawable for any use, such as eventual retirement, tuition fees, home purchase etc. [...]

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ask Geri: Should I Leave My Day Job and Start a Piggery?

For me the time to quit my job is when my passive income stream is already way beyond my monthly wage as an employee. Some also quit their day jobs to focus on growing the business, but if you're eyeing a piggery start-up, then it may not require full attention from you, especially if you don't have much experience about it anyway. [...]

February 22, 2015 // 0 Comments