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How to Choose the Best Mutual Fund Company

The most challenging part of investing in mutual funds is choosing what mutual fund company you’ll be investing in. And of course, you’ll probably looking for the best. The problem is, as I have mentioned in previous post, “best” is something subjective. It differs from one person to another. There’s really no such thing as […]

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Investment 101: Passive, Active and Advanced Investments

As a new investor, two main options are usually open: Mutual Funds or Individual Stocks. Determining what investment choice to prefer depends on the style you want to adapt. Would you be the conservative or the aggressive type? As differentiated by InvestorGuide.com, “Mutual funds are widely regarded as a passive form of investing, while investing […]

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The Real Deal Between VUL vs. BTID (Mutual Fund + Term Insurance)

I really can’t remember when I first encountered Variable Universal Life Insurance (VUL). What I remember is the negative impressions and reservations that I have for this hybrid investment instrument, probably brought by the influence of popular western financial gurus like Suze Orman, Dave Ramsey, and the like. What’s a VUL, anyway I referred to […]

Mutual Fund Agents’ Role in the Investment Process

Here is another interesting email from @itsmekat, one of our registered members here in Mutual Fund PH. The email goes like this: I would like to ask some more questions but I hope you won’t get offended or anything. 1. What if I invest now and you stop being a “broker” later on? My money […]

Don’t go after best-performing investment

Question: Can you tell me where best to put my hard-earned money? Some say I should put it in mutual funds. Others say unit investment trust funds, or UITFs, are better. And how about investing in real estate? People say that land is a solid investment.—An individual in the medical profession Answer: Recently, the world witnessed a […]