Who do you need to talk to when you want to invest your savings: A portfolio manager, a financial adviser, or a financial planner? Basically, a Portfolio Manager plays more on the technical side of finance, whereas a financial adviser is more social. A portfolio manager is responsible for the construction of a long term

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This week, we at i-TeachOptions would like to discuss, what we believe in, what can you expect from us, what you’ll get through our collaboration, and what makes us different from many financial advisers and planners out there. Today, let us talk to you about one of the most important principles we follow: Inspired Health

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how to save money

For me, and I guess for many of you, it is difficult to know how exactly can one be motivated to save money. Do I save money for the long term (for future protection), for investments (to earn from interest rates), or for bigger savings to get a whole lot more investments and insurances? At

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The IMG Logo deconstructed

IMG–in Plain and Simple Terms Have you ever heard about the International Marketing Group, or IMG? Word-of-mouth about the company tells different stories: a financial literacy awareness-driven firm, a seminar-based affiliate program, a business start-up for financial distributors. Others think not too kindly of it—ranging from multi-level-networking companies (Filipinos hate the word MLM and networking),

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Why did you invest in VUL/TERM

We would like to apologize for not really settling the argument of who’s better in The VUL vs BTID Smackdown. So here’s our remedy for that. In the tradition of this classic question: “Why did the chicken cross the road?” We’ve also interviewed some noteworthy personalities and asked why they invested in a VUL or

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VUL vs. BTID smackdown

In life, we will always come across two great, absolute forces that go head-to-head:  Ali vs. Frasier, Pacquiao vs. Marquez, Ateneo vs La Salle, Ginebra vs. SMB, Coke vs. Pepsi, Jollibee vs. McDonalds, Jobs vs Gates, Apple vs. Samsung, DC vs. Marvel…. In the financial arena, it is no different. In the red corner, one

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