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Valuable Lessons On Stock Market Investing Success

By Violeta Depalog / July 16, 2017

“If you want to go to an auction, don’t go.” – Warren Buffet “…dahil mapapasubo ka lang.” – Edward Lee (COL Financial Chairman) A great man quoting another great man in the equity market. Isn’t that great? I’m already repeating words here, I know but that’s how great my feeling is as I sit around […]


4 Short Sentences That Can Change Your Financial Life

By Violeta Depalog / July 9, 2017

Wordsmiths change the world to what it has become. We’ve elected politicians mostly because of words. Churches are built and supported through words. Words create wars, peace, progress. Because of words, life can change overnight. And believe me, that words can also change your financial life. Words coupled with action and determination are the basic […]


6 Lies You Hear About the Stock Market

By Violeta Depalog / June 5, 2017

If you’ve been hearing about the stock market for a while but still haven’t embraced the idea of taking a ride on it, or have been investing in stocks for a while but is now starting to lose faith in it, this is maybe because of the lies about the stock market that you’ve had […]


3 Reasons To Switch From Debts To Shares Now

By Violeta Depalog / May 28, 2017

This could be the beginning of a brighter 3rd quarter of the year. We are now ending the first half of 2017 and the remaining 2 quarters offer opportunity for you to start accumulating more shares of stocks of great companies. Despite the challenges on the peace and order – the threat of terrorism in […]


Mother’s Day Special: An Open Letter To Mama

By Violeta Depalog / May 13, 2017

Dear Mama, At a young age, I have watched how strict you were to my brothers and me. I couldn’t understand by then why… you used to beat my palms every time I wouldn’t go home on time or refused to do house chores, or refused to get a nap after lunch. I remember one […]


How Can Teachers Work Smartly

By Violeta Depalog / May 1, 2017

Happy Celebration Of Labor, Teacher!!! How are you on your job? How’s your job? Are your students giving you much headaches? Are the parents good to you? Do you get along with your colleagues as well? Are you tired of seminars here and there at your own expense? Going to work everyday following the daily […]


Namatay Ang Bata, Sino Ang May Sala

By Violeta Depalog / April 22, 2017

I just turned on my WeChat account on my way to my classroom when I saw a message on our WeChat group here in China called “Familia Igorota Montanosa”. The translation of the message goes this way (The message was originally in Kankana-ey dialect) May dalawang pamilya, si Family A at Family B. Si Family […]


4 Life Lessons Learned In China In 11 Years

By Violeta Depalog / April 2, 2017

Girl: Wr na u? Boy: And2 na me. Girl: Wr? la nman u. Seriously, Where are you now…where do you live or work now? Can you still remember your first days when you first arrived in that place? If you do, I’m sure that you are aware how much you have grown and matured and […]

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