Mom and Son Podcast Episode 12: “Why is investing in the stock market so scary?” & Mutual Funds with Marvin Fausto



Why is it so scary to invest your money in the stock market? We discuss its different misconceptions, break it down and explain what the stock market really is, with our focus on mutual funds. Today’s guest is the founding President of the Fund Managers Association of the Philippines (FMAP), aka the Honey, Marvin Fausto! With 30+ years of experience in the finance industry, we briefly explain the 5 different kinds of mutual funds, and how everyone can easily take part and invest in their financial future.

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1. I’ll be having an FQ workshop for the Insurance Commission in Gender and Advancement. This is part of the InLife Sheroes project, a collaboration with Insular Life and the IFC (International Finance Corporation), a member of the World Bank group, this coming March 29, 2019 (Friday).

 2. Thanks to those who already bought the FQ Book, especially to those who took the time out to send me their feedback. Your feedback is food for my soul. To those who have not gotten their copy yet, here’s a short preview of FQ: The nth Intelligence

You may now purchase the book in major bookstores, or if you want autographed copies, please go to FQ Mom FB page (click SHOP), or (click BOOKS), or email us at

3. Want to know where your FQ stands? Take the FQ Test Challenge now! Click link. 06-fq-test

Rose Fres Fausto is a speaker and author of bestselling books Raising Pinoy Boys and The Retelling of The Richest Man in Babylon (English and Filipino versions). Click this link to read samples – Books of FQ Mom. She is a Behavioral Economist, Certified Gallup Strengths Coach and the grand prize winner of the first Sinag Financial Literacy Digital Journalism Awards. Follow her on Facebook & YouTube as FQ Mom, and Twitter & Instagram as theFQMom. Her latest book is FQ: The nth Intelligence.