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Investing in Farmland with CLOA Title

For the charitable-Ilocana* and I, investing in a farm land is way beyond our investment appetite given the large capital outlay, it is pretty much a leap of faith. Way outside our comfort zone, but we had to jump, to start fulfilling our field-of-dreams (literally). [...]

April 16, 2016 // 1 Comment

Updates on Cowie, Liv, Mellie and Cattle Raising

The set-up is that he will take care of the cows for us, we as the owners will own the cow and the first calf offspring. Tatang will then own the second offspring of the said cow. As for the third and succeeding offsprings, we have yet to discuss since we haven't reached that point yet. [...]

April 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Inflation: Passive Expense and How Much Just To Keep Up?

Juan's PHP1,000 in 2006 should be PHP1,395 in 2014 just to get by, keep up with inflation and retain the same purchasing power for the same level of expenses. With rising needs and standards of living (hence more expenses) and more mouths to feed, keeping up with inflation is not enough. A 40% return in 8 years is then, not enough. Now do your own math. [...]

April 5, 2015 // 0 Comments