Forbes’ Top 10 Richest Filipinos in 2016 are Making Waves in Real Estate

If one ever needed more proof of the lucrative nature of real estate, they need not look any further than this year’s Philippines’ 50 Richest People, a list collated and released by American business and finance magazine Forbes. Coincidentally, all the tycoons who made it to the top 10 have diversified their portfolio by venturing

5 Tips on Choosing the Most Secure Cross Border Payment Provider for Your Business

For businesses, the Internet serves as the gateway to reaching new markets. You have access to localization services, geo-targeted advertising, worldwide shipping, and all the other services that make international marketing possible. There are also online tools and resources you can use to study foreign markets before you dive in. However, the availability of these

How to Invest in Forex in the Philippines and Win Big

Foreign Exchange Currency Trading or Forex Trading is the “Fast and the Furious” of high-level finance. You can go from 0 to 100 in one favorable “tick”. At the same token, you can also go from 100 to 0 in one unfavorable tick. It is an investment where you can get rich quick or lose

Everything You Need to Know About Filing Tax Returns Online in the Philippines

For many people, filing tax returns is like paying their doctor a visit. You have to take time off your schedule to get it done. And you know you have to go through with it or you’ll have to deal with the repercussions. Often times, there will be a long line of tax payers which

Income Tax Reform in the Philippines: The Story So Far

The Philippines currently has the second highest personal and highest corporate income tax systems among the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) economies. At 32 percent for personal and 30 percent for corporate, even Finance Secretary Cesar Purisma agrees with some government officials and business groups that “it’s high time for a tax reform.”