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The Dangers of Finance Jargon (Musings after the CFA Institute Research Challenge)

I just came back from the US to watch my son compete in the prestigious CFA Institute Research Challenge (IRC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Enrique and his teammates Shaun, Sarah, Jayhan and Kyle from the Ateneo de Manila University represented the Philippines (having won the national championship on January 23, 2015) and Asia Pacific Region…

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Message from Enrique

Atlanta, Georgia – After a long trip (28 hours from home to hotel), we arrived in Atlanta on April 14, 2015. It’s our first time here and we are here to watch our son compete in the global championship of CFA Society’s IRC (Institute Research Challenge) on Friday April 17, 2015.

The CFA Institute Research Challenge is an annual global competition that provides university students with hands-on mentoring and intensive training in financial analysis. My son, Enrique, together with…

Planning a Destination Wedding in Five Months (I ❤ Weddings Series #5)

Doris Dumlao is one of the top business writers in the country with almost 12,000 twitter followers. If you’re one of them, you may have noticed that her tweets stopped after March 20 then resumed just with a couple of tweets to answer a question. She is still “tweetless” as of writing and this is for a good reason. She got married…

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An Invitation from Anton

Hi FQ Mom Subscribers! I would like to personally invite all of you to our Family FQ Workshop on May 9 Saturday at 1-5:30 pm at the SMX Convention in SM Aura, Taguig, City.

Finance may seem boring especially for people my age, but in this workshop I promise that the whole family will have fun, regardless of age or financial background…


A Debutante’s Wish

During the time when both social media and traditional media were dishing out updates on the debut bash of Julia Barretto, I received a heartwarming email from a reader. Here it is.

Good day po, Ms. Rose. Ako po si Wheng, second year college student sa isang university dito sa Cagayan de Oro. Ngayon pong darating na Mayo eh, mag de-debut na po ako. Medyo malapit na po ang araw na yun kaya naisipan ko ang mga bagay na dapat kong isaalang-alang, lalo na’t ang pagiging 18 ay nagbibigay sa aming mga kabataan…