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WATCH: #ReadyToAdult Conversation Series: Karen Pacia

Nov 12, 2018 - 11:31 AM

At 30, Karen Pacia has already retired from her corporate job

A millennial dancer's financial adulting journey

Nov 07, 2018 - 1:24 PM

This is the story of how Michelle Kawpeng pursued her passion for dancing and teaching

Philippine law school aces international moot competition

Dec 09, 2017 - 1:43 PM

104 schools worldwide were part of the competition and DLSU COL was the only Philippine school to have made it to the finals

COL Financial reports possible system security breach

Oct 20, 2017 - 8:24 PM

The online stock brokerage, however, stresses that clients’ accounts, including their stock positions and transactions, are unaffected

NBI nabs suspect in Metrobank P900-M fraud case

Jul 21, 2017 - 3:42 PM

UPDATED The National Bureau of Investigation says the suspect bank officer Maria Victoria Lopez has refused to cooperate in the investigation

BANK FRAUD. Bank officer Maria Victoria Lopez uses a scarf to hide her face at an NBI news briefing on the Metrobank internal fraud case on July 21 2017. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

DLSU College of Law announces new application requirements

Mar 28, 2017 - 4:32 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Prospective DLSU COL students are required to take the PhilSAT in order to be admitted into the college Deadline for application is April 3

Marcelino asks court for 'second hard look' at plea vs drug charges

Jan 04, 2017 - 3:45 PM

The former drug enforcement agent and his Chinese co accused urge the Manila RTC to lift the issuance of arrest warrants against them

LEGAL REMEDY. Marine Lieutenant Colonel Ferdinand Marcelino is seeking a dismissal of the drug charges against him. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Military seeks custody of Marcelino

Jan 04, 2017 - 8:44 AM

The ex PDEA agent s main defense in the case against him is that he was doing covert operations for the military when he was first arrested in January 2016

MILITARY WANTS CUSTODY. File photo of former PDEA official Marine Lt Col Ferdinand Marcelino (center). File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

WATCH: The basics of investing in the stock market

Oct 26, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Investing in stocks isn’t just for those who possess advanced financial knowledge or those who have ample time to monitor the market every day

College students learn the basics of investing

Nov 22, 2015 - 10:24 PM

A student organization teaches the youth how to get an early start at investing through lectures and games

COL set to launch 1st online fund supermarket in the PH

May 21, 2015 - 12:12 PM

This latest innovation from COL Financial aims to make investing easier for everyone

5 people who redefine the 'money-savvy' stereotype

May 06, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Wise investors come in all shapes and sizes

Are you financially ready to have children?

Apr 25, 2015 - 12:00 PM

Raising kids building homes – all these come with a price

Remember the 1996 Ozone Disco fire?

Mar 21, 2015 - 5:02 PM

The fire that killed 162 people in Quezon City 21 years ago is considered the worst club fire in the Philippines and seventh in the world

Tools for Modern Day Stock Investing

Mar 05, 2015 - 6:17 PM

Make your portfolio work for you with the use of Fundamental and Technical Analyses What s the difference?

Stocks is still the way to go this 2015

Mar 03, 2015 - 12:55 PM

Optimism is high this year Learn more why the stock market remains to be a good investment

PSEi records a week of highs

Jan 30, 2015 - 9:31 PM

The local bourse closes the week’s trading at 7 689 91 – the 7th stellar finish since 2015 started

CONVERSATION: #MoneyMilestones for 2014

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:57 AM

How did you achieve your financial goals this year?

Running your investment race

Nov 26, 2014 - 8:00 AM

A seasoned marathoner and fund manager shares financial advice tailor fit for Filipinos

‘I had three jobs, but it wasn’t enough’

Nov 05, 2014 - 7:00 AM

OFW Junry Terrado shares how he went from thinking that money is evil to being financially secure

AFP spokesman, netizens in Twitter war over Sueselbeck

Oct 26, 2014 - 10:30 PM

Lt Col Harold Cabunoc tweets that the fiancé of Jennifer Laude should face the consequences of his actions

Marina Cruz: From artist to investor

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:03 AM

Acclaimed Filipino artist Marina Cruz shares her insights about her craft her family and providing for the future

INFOGRAPHIC: Top stock market picks

Aug 11, 2014 - 11:55 AM

New to investing? Here s a quick guide on choosing the right stocks for your portfolio

PSEi: Stable for rest of 2014, bullish in 2015

Aug 06, 2014 - 12:22 PM

For the balance of the year the market will remain weak but strong economic growth and slower than expected monetary tightening will buoy the market in 2015

The best 18th birthday gift

Aug 01, 2014 - 1:32 PM

As a debutante former SEC Commissioner Jenny Cueto received a very unlikely gift from her father: a vehicle to achieve financial freedom

PSE index to hit 7,800 level by end-2015

Jul 31, 2014 - 8:27 PM

But the stock market will remain weak in the second half of 2014 due to concerns on inflation rate ‘political noise ’ and higher valuation of PSEi

Photo by AFP

UP wins global investment analysis competition

Jun 24, 2014 - 9:47 PM

5 University of the Philippines Diliman students beat older MBA students in the 2013 CFA Institute Research Challenge Here s their story

BUILDING THE FUTURE. The winning team with their mentors. L-R: COL Financial's President and CEO Dino Bate, Dr. Daniel Borja, Nigel Williamson Lee , Geoffrey Archangel Bautista, Corrine Francesca Reyes, Diego Mikhail de Ocampo, and Miguel Alfonso Solidum, COL Financial's April Lee, Dr. Arthur Cayanana, and Raymond Abara. Rappler file photo

Metrobank and Rotary names top 10 PH soldiers

Jun 16, 2014 - 11:38 AM

The Outstanding Philippine Soldiers TOPS is an annual search jointly undertaken by the Rotary Club of Makati Metro and the Metrobank Foundation Inc

HONOR AND DUTY. The Metrobank Foundation and Rotary Club of Makati announces the top Philippine Soldiers for 2014. Photo by Zak Yuson/Rappler

CONVERSATION: How do you pay yourself?

Jun 11, 2014 - 12:05 PM

On payday Friday we asked: where does your hard earned money go every month?

UP Diliman named winner of 8th Annual CFA Institute Research Challenge

May 23, 2014 - 1:01 PM

UP Diliman faced off against more than 800 universities across the world for the winning tilt in the Investment Olympics for finance students

Nurturing an investment mindset for OFWs

May 20, 2014 - 10:39 AM

Just like anyone who wants to be financially independent OFWs need to nurture an investment mindset Here are some tips to get you started

COL Financial posts strong profits in 2013

Apr 25, 2014 - 2:25 PM

COL Financial s operating profits from Philippine operations went up 17 2 to a record P368 9 million

INTEGRITY AND EXCELLENCE. COL financial has been recognized by the Philippine Stock Exchange for upholding the standards of good financial governance. Photo courtesy of COL

3 civilians hurt in Maguindanao clash

Apr 24, 2014 - 8:45 PM

Initial investigations show clan war as the reason behind the hostilities Local officials military police and MILF leaders intervene to end the hostilities

COL Financial: Making wealth building easier for Filipino investors

Apr 14, 2014 - 6:00 PM

COL Financial introduces new services that will make wealth building easier for Filipino investors

INTEGRITY AND EXCELLENCE. COL financial has been recognized by the Philippine Stock Exchange for upholding the standards of good financial governance. Photo courtesy of COL

Smart money through the stock market: A wealth building summit

Mar 24, 2014 - 5:59 PM

Here s your chance to learn stock trading strategies from the experts and practitioners themselves

PSEi may hit 6,900 level in 2014

Feb 12, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Online brokerage firm COL Financial says there s an abundance of good economic news being overlooked by investors

OPTIMISTIC. Online brokerage firm COL Financial remains positive about the Philippine stock market this year. AFP PHOTO

POC chief Cojuangco says Trillanes ‘doesn’t know sports’

Feb 11, 2014 - 1:15 AM

Philippine Olympic Committee POC President Jose Cojuangco Jr said yesterday that Senator Antonio ‘Sonny’ Trillanes IV is ignorant to the reality of Philippine sports and doesn’t care about the true welfare of the Filipino athletes

FIRING BACK. POC chief Peping Cojuangco returned the criticism from Trillanes

VIDEO: Meet the modern trading family

Dec 27, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Nando Camus of Jones Lang La Salle shares how he encouraged his children to start investing online

David and Miguel Leechiu: It’s never too early to invest in stocks

Dec 27, 2013 - 3:43 PM

At 14 years old Miguel Leechiu already knows how to trade in the stock market

NPA ransacks police station in Misamis Occidental

Dec 14, 2013 - 8:33 PM

The NPA attackers were clad in military uniform on Saturday taking with them guns and ammunition

Creating an online stock trading account

Oct 25, 2013 - 4:53 PM

Watch this video to learn how you can set up your own online trading account

Preparedness key to disaster risk reduction

Sep 22, 2013 - 6:36 PM

When it comes to disasters preparedness is always better than response

Helping out: Disaster response and volunteerism

Sep 22, 2013 - 12:39 AM

The Social Good Summit s afternoon panels discuss disaster readinesss and response and the power of volunteerism

HELPING OTHERS. Ros Juan talks to the crowd about #RescuePH and volunteerism.

When will the crisis end?

Sep 19, 2013 - 11:28 AM

Residents of Zamboanga City say things are a bit better now but they hope to bring it back to normal soon

BUSINESS RESUMES: Vendors crowd a small marketplace. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

5 investment lessons you need to know now

Sep 13, 2013 - 2:59 PM

Three guys share some tips and tricks about investing

Join Rappler’s #DreamBig conversation!

Sep 11, 2013 - 10:09 PM

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Habier Malik leading MNLF attacks in Zambo

Sep 09, 2013 - 7:12 PM

The military says it spotted MNLF commander Ustadz Habier Malik in Sta Catalina Zambonga City

LEADER. Habier Malik, known as the top aide of Nur Misuari, has been spotted in Zamboanga City. Photo by Therence Koh/AFP

Know your stock market lingo

Sep 01, 2013 - 1:39 PM

Looking to start trading stocks? Brush up on these stock market terms

VIDEO FEATURE: Stock tips for the digital age

Aug 12, 2013 - 10:23 PM

COL Financial s Dino Bate reminds the youth that time is their biggest asset Learn how you can start investing today with what you already have with some simple tips and advice from the CEO of the Philippines biggest online stock trading companies

PSEi to end 2013 at 7,250-7,500 – analyst

Aug 07, 2013 - 4:27 PM

Stock brokerage firm COL Financial says a favorable economic outlook will offset poor investor sentiment and the effects of rising interest rates