Category: Finance

23
Mar
2016

Advantages and Disadvantages of Salary Loans for Employees

A major consideration for an experienced job-seeker is the company policy on salary loans for employees. A lot of members of the working class take advantage of this particular kind of loan for several purposes: medical emergencies, calamity assistance, house renovation, an investment purchase, educational assistance, and many more. While...

23
Dec
2015

Can’t Pay Your Tax Bill In Full?

Filing your federal tax returns is not an easy task for most people; if you’re ready to file with the IRS , but are not able to pay in full the experts advise that you file anyway. Penalties apply for failure to file and failure to pay IRS. To reduce the...

08
Dec
2015

Your passport could be cancelled because of Tax Debt

Ever since the idea of tying travel to taxes started percolating in Washington years ago people with tax debt started seek good tax attorneys. Now that the IRS and the Justice Department have started cooperating it is even more cause for a tax debt resolution. Now days anybody suffering tax...

25
Nov
2015

How You Can Attend Personal Loan Philippines with Much Lower Cost

It is not easy to get personal loans in the Philippines nowadays. Banks are getting stricter with the requirements now that there’s been a constant fluctuation in the country’s economy as well as that of the whole world. The burden does not stop once you get your personal loan approved....

22
Nov
2015

How Interest rates makes having credit card debt riskier

Today many Americans are suffering from debt, and a group that needs to take notice are people who carry a balance on their credit cards. Consumers have been taking on more credit card debt, and they are not paying it off every month, If interest rates rise as they tend...

15
Nov
2015

Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SET-UP)

The Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) Small Enterprise technology Upgrading Program (SET-UP) is a nation wide strategy encouraging and assisting SMEs to adopt technology innovations to improve their operations and thus boost their productivity and competitiveness.

21
Sep
2015

Workers’ Microfinance Program (KALINGA para sa mga Manggagawa Fund)

DOLE-BRW – Workers’ Microfinance Program (KALINGA para sa mga Manggagawa Fund) Program Objectives: To alleviate poverty among target workers through micro entrepreneurial activity; To support employment generation and promote entrepreneurship among workers; and To facilitate the access of workers to credit services to finance their livelihood and entrepreneurial activities. Eligible...

10
Sep
2015

Know Finance, Know Savings.

Recently, we posted an article about ensuring that homebuyers and sellers alike are informed about the process and the consequences, good or bad, of their real estate transaction. This becomes an especially important issue when we see stories like this…

28
Jul
2015

Can You Afford to Retire?

A few decades ago, people assumed they would retire at the set age of 65, and most of them did. Their companies threw retirement parties and gave out watches. Today is a different story. Many people choose to work longer for social as well as financial benefits, and others just...

07
Jul
2015

Investment Options for Young Professionals

After going through four (or more) years of college and finally getting a job, it’s now time to be financially responsible and think of ways to build your wealth. Saving portions of your hard-earned salary is good enough but if you’re a brave young soul who is willing to take...

16
Jun
2015

The Filipino Freelancer’s Guide to Tax Deductions

The Filipino Freelancer’s Guide to Tax Deductions Paying taxes are as certain as death as Benjamin Franklin once said. If you’re a Filipino, you might even find yourself averse to the idea of it as the country’s deplorable state of poverty and corruption fills the news day in, day out....