OFWs, seafarers holding on to their dollars as remittances dip

The growth in the inflow of cash remittances from the country’s migrant workers, including seafarers, slowed for the second consecutive month in February after hitting a record-high expansion in December last year, data from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed. Cash remittances grew by 5.6 percent in February to $1.796 billion. This represented slower […]

Posted by: on Apr 16, 2014 read more

Why Seafarers, Rich or Poor, Need Financial Planning

Saving is URGENT, even for a CENT. Whether you have excess unused funds or little income for your daily needs, you need to save and invest for your future –be it for your dream house, dream car, capital for business, education for your kids, retirement fund, or for estate taxes that your family pays after you pass away. […]

Posted by: on Oct 12, 2013 read more

How to differentiate a legitimate direct selling company from pyramiding using the 8-point Test

The Department of Trade and Industry-Bureau of Trade Regulation and Consumer Protection (DTI-BTRCP), together with the Direct Selling Association of the Philippines (DSAP), conducted a seminar cum forum on “How to Spot a Pyramiding vs. Legitimate MLM Companies” last November 20, 2012 at the DTI International Building in Makati City. The seminar, keynoted by DTI […]

Posted by: on Oct 12, 2013 read more

Excellent Tips by Warren Buffet

Excellent Tips by Warren Buffet

Posted by: on Sep 13, 2013 read more

MARINA Training Center List

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Posted by: on Jul 17, 2013 read more

Ramirez scores 3-peat with latest Marina award

Engr. Nelson P. Ramirez, president of the United Filipino Seafarers (UFS), received a plaque of recognition from the Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) Tuesday, June 25, 2013  during the celebration for the International Day of Seafarers. The award was personally handed by Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio A. Abaya  in recognition of Ramirez’s invaluable efforts and selfless […]

Posted by: on Jun 26, 2013 read more

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