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UITF (Part 4): The Risks of UITF

As we have mentioned before, Unit Investment Trust Fund (UITF) products are subject to the marked-to-market valuation method, thus the Net Asset Value Per Unit (NAVPU) varies depending on the values of the assets within the UITF products. Since UITF is not deposit accounts, it is not covered by the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC). […]

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UITF (Part 3): The Disadvantages of UITF

Previously, we have discussed the advantages as well as the benefits of UITF products that an investor can avail of. However, nothing is perfect, and undeniably, there are several disadvantages of the UITF investment that we must be aware of. Read More: 6 Things to Consider Before You Make an Investment Every Extremity Is a Fault: […]

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UITF (Part 2): Why Should We Invest In UITF?

Understandably, before we make any investment decision, we would like to gain a better insight about the pros and cons of the investment schemes. If you wish to have a better understanding of the Unit Investment Trust Fund (UITF), then have a look this second part in the series. Professional Management Lacking of expertise, unfamiliar […]

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UITF (Part 1): How to Make Money from UITF?

When looking for a simple and easy investment scheme, one can get bewildered when reading financial jargon like NAVPU, risk tolerance, equity fund and the like. This can be quite difficult being a newbie investor. So, let us reveal the veil of UITF together UITF is the acronym for Unit Investment Trust Fund, an open-ended […]

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Savings and Checking Accounts: What You Need to Know

When it comes to savings, a bank account is often the first thing that comes to mind. But are we really clear about the types of bank accounts? Since both accounts can serve the purpose of depositing and storing money, are there any differences between them? Read More: Effective Saving Tips for Filipinos The Difference That’s […]

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BPI Express Mobile Mall: Mobile Shopping in the Philippines

The BPI Express Mobile Mall is a mobile commerce system which allows BPI clients to experience cutting-edge and hassle-free shopping experiences by just using their cell phones. Let’s get a better understanding of it The BPI Express Mobile Mall is an app that can be downloaded into GPRS-capable mobile phones. Once connected to the internet […]

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BPI Direct Save-Up: Insurance & Other Perks

Did you know that there is a free life insurance that comes together with a BPI Direct Save-up Automatic Savings? Read more: BPI Direct Save-Up Automatic Savings No ATM Card This is because you can’t withdraw your funds from your BPI Direct Save-Up accounts at any ATM machine or over the counter, too. You can get […]

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BPI Launches Auto-Debit Facility for PEZA Locators

According to Ms. Bess J. Basa, Vice President of the Bank of the Philippines Islands (BPI) and Head of the Transaction Banking Division, BPI is the first bank to offer the Auto-Debit Arrangement (ADA) for PEZA locators. What is PEZA? The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) is the government agency entrusted with responsibilities to promote […]

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BPI Direct Save-Up Account: Why You Should Start Saving Today

This article was updated on September 30, 2019. Life is full of uncertainties. You just never know what’s going to happen next and when the unexpected happens, your wallet should be ready to shoulder any expenses. That’s why every responsible adult tells you to set aside some money and build up your savings. Luckily, saving […]

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New BPI Express Mobile App

BPI, a prominent leader in electronic banking innovations in the Philippines, has launched its first mobile banking app for iPhone and Android in 2011. The implementation of Express Mobile App offers an alternative which is simple, time-saving and convenient for BPI clients to handle their daily financial transactions by simply scrolling on the touch screen […]

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UnionBank Auto Loans

For those who’d like the convenience and comfort of having their own vehicle but have a dilemma in the payment process, the UnionBank Auto Loans can offer a hand. Attractive Features of the Loans The UnionBank Auto Loans offer financing for brand-new vehicles as well as used vehicles. The minimum down-payment rates for brand-new vehicles and […]

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UnionBank Great Treats & Rewards (GT+R) Credit Card

Housing and auto loans come with unavoidable monthly payments. Receiving benefits when getting a loan is sometimes a benefit that people focus on. As for the UnionBank Housing and Auto Loans borrowers, they could benefit from the UnionBank Great Treats & Rewards Credit Cards which act as a rewards platform offered by the bank to loan […]

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How to Open a Kid’s Savings Account?

A journey of a thousand miles starts with the first step. The first step is ultimately important to steer your kids toward a bright and sound financial future. This could be done by opening a kid’s savings account for them. What are the criteria that you shouldn’t overlook so that you can ensure the safety […]

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What You Can Get from a BDO ShopMore MasterCard

Eager to get yourself a credit card so that you can enjoy shopping trips with the comfort of being able to make payments on an installment basis while earning reward points? Then, you might want to look into the BDO ShopMore MasterCard. Read more: 7 Free Online Courses to Help You Earn More Money What’s So […]

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The UCPB Kiddie Max Savings Account

Money doesn’t fall from the sky, it doesn’t grow from trees, nor will it accumulate by just sitting in a piggy bank. If you want to educate your kid on the concept of money and how it works in real-life, you might want to consider putting money in a real bank. The Real Piggy Bank […]

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The BDO Easy Investment Plan (EIP)

A continuous saving habit is a stepping stone for us to attain our financial goals. However, saving is not the only option when it comes to making our money grow: investment is also something you could go for. While it’s riskier than saving money, investing could bring great rewards. Have a look at what BDO has […]

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