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Current Rank: 8 (Personal)
URL: http://calabazilla.com
Site Description: Random musings from the Philippines
Date Joined: Jan 7, 2013

Tags: investing, travel, mutual funds, itineraries, visas


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My negative experience with Solid Hosting Philippines (SolidHosting.PH)
on Feb 11, 2013 in Internet hawk host reviews solid hosting philippines solidhosting.ph I post this review of my negative experience with Solid Hosting Philippines (SolidHosting.PH) as a warning to others who might be lured by their low prices. If price is all that matters, then Solid Hosting’s basic plan of only PHP 600 (around $...



A review of Solid Hosting, and other webmaster musings
on Feb 10, 2013 in Internet hawk host solid hosting solidhosting.ph I initially came across Solid Hosting Philippines while searching for a cheap provider to host a site promoting our local offline business. I was lured by their low price of only PHP 600 (around $15) per year. If price is all that matters, then Soli...



Easily open a Philippine checking account online at BPI Direct Savings Bank
on Jan 31, 2013 in Finance bpi direct savings bank maxi-one In this modern age of electronic connectivity, procuring a checking or current account seems like a step backward. In Europe, checks are nearly obsolete, and there was even a plan in the UK to abolish paper checks by 2018. In the Philippines, the ab...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Topping up your mutual fund investments online
on Jan 29, 2013 in Finance bank of the philippine islands bpi fami first metro asset management metrobank mutual funds pami pemi philam asset management philequity management unionbank When it comes to online accessibility, the relatively small mutual fund industry in the Philippines is far behind the curve. In the US, investors can buy mutual fund shares with a few clicks on their mobile devices. We’re a long ways from this...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Why I choose mutual funds and UITFs over individual stocks
on Jan 26, 2013 in Finance mutual funds philippine stock exchange pse uitf As we all know, the assets of equity and balanced mutual funds and UITFs are wholly or partly invested in stocks. So why not simply skip these vehicles altogether and invest directly in the stock market? Nowadays, one can easily trade in the Philippi...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Keeping track of your investment portfolio
on Jan 24, 2013 in Finance bloomberg mutual funds uitf unit investment trust funds It’s easy enough to know the current value of your holdings in mutual funds and unit investment trust funds (UITFs). For mutual funds, simply multiply the number of shares you have with the latest Net Asset Value Per Share (NAVPS). For UITFs, m...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Keeping track of your investment portfolio online
on Jan 24, 2013 in Apple Finance bloomberg ios ipad ipad mini iphone ipod touch mutual funds uitf unit investment trust funds It’s easy enough to know the current value of your holdings in mutual funds and unit investment trust funds (UITFs). For mutual funds, simply multiply the number of shares you have with the latest Net Asset Value Per Share (NAVPS). For UITFs, m...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Investing in an index fund
on Jan 14, 2013 in Finance alfm mutual funds bank of the philippine islands bpi bpi asset management mutual funds philippine stock index fund psif In my previous post, I wrote about how mutual funds in the Philippines have such expensive fees. The Motley Fool admonishes that sales loads are “one of the things that a Fool should never pay when purchasing a mutual fund,” but one doesn...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Opening a unit investment trust fund account
on Jan 13, 2013 in Finance bank of the philippine islands bpi bpi asset management bpi investment funds odyssey funds uitf unit investment trust funds In my previous post, I wrote about my first foray into mutual fund investing. While I am optimistic about my fund choices, one aspect I don’t like about mutual funds in the Philippines is their high fees. I am investing for the long-term and do...



Personal investing in the Philippines: Opening a unit investment trust fund (UITF) account
on Jan 13, 2013 in Finance bank of the philippine islands bpi bpi asset management bpi investment funds odyssey funds uitf unit investment trust funds In my previous post, I wrote about my first foray into mutual fund investing. While I am optimistic about my fund choices, one aspect I don’t like about mutual funds in the Philippines is their high fees. I am investing for the long term and do...



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