Finances

How to De-stress During Quarantine: Finding Joy in Frugality

How to De-stress During Quarantine: Finding Joy in Frugality

Burnout Lately, I have been burned out at work. In order to make up for my back of a degree in tech and to prove myself, I have been working anytime I can. That is, besides taking care of kids and housework, most of what […]

How I Made My First $2,000 Blogging – 1 Year Of Monetizing

How I Made My First $2,000 Blogging – 1 Year Of Monetizing

This is the post I’ve been longing to write for a really long time. Almost four years to be exact. And how I have the opportunity to announce that I have officially been able to make an income from my blog and turn it into […]

Why & How We’re Planning to Move to Seattle: Careers, Landlording, Renting, School & Budget

Why & How We’re Planning to Move to Seattle: Careers, Landlording, Renting, School & Budget

THE WHY After making a career change and getting a full-time job in Seattle, I knew I would have to move to the city. But due to Covid, I have been working from home at the current company for almost a year. With vaccines being […]

10 Easy Ways to Make Passive Income in 2021

10 Easy Ways to Make Passive Income in 2021

As the new year is well under way, you might be thinking about improving your finances. You might want to save more for that trip to the beach or a dream house you’ve been raving to friends about. Saving, however, is only one side of […]

How I Turned A Hobby Into A Four-figure Business & You Can Too

How I Turned A Hobby Into A Four-figure Business & You Can Too

I started Frugal Asian Finance with the intention of turning it into a business one day. However, I ended up building my blog as a hobby for two and a half years before I monetized it. For me at the time, blogging was more like […]

6 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia

6 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia

The Asian tech industry is booming. People in Asia now enjoy high-tech gadgets and innovation that they would have never had the chance to experience. In a very short term, the technology sector in Asia is under continuous expansion and will be so for a […]

Tax Season 2021: 3 Things You Should Know

Tax Season 2021: 3 Things You Should Know

Tax season is just around the corner, so it’s time to get a start on the best practices for paying your taxes. But thanks to the unique year that was 2020, there are some things you should know. We may want to leave all of […]

How and Why I Launched My 1st Online Business During the Pandemic

How and Why I Launched My 1st Online Business During the Pandemic

It happened! I launched my first online business in October 26, 2020 during the COVID pandemic. You might be wondering what business it could possibly be and how it all came about. Let me tell you all about it in this post. The why I […]

Thankful for All the Little & Simple Things in Life

Thankful for All the Little & Simple Things in Life

Every year before Thanksgiving, I would publish a post about the 10 things I am grateful for in that particular year. Usually, it’s about more or less the same things: family, friends, jobs, house, kids, health, etc. You can see the posts from the previous […]

Use the Greeks to Make More Money With Options

Use the Greeks to Make More Money With Options

The price of options can fluctuate depending on several factors that can benefit or hurt your bottom line. Successful traders understand the factors that influence pricing, and one of these involves the Greeks. Named after letters in the Greek alphabet, Greeks measure the options’ risks […]

How To Achieve The TESLA Dream

How To Achieve The TESLA Dream

Recently, I’ve heard a lot of hype about Tesla. Tesla stock prices are going through the roof from $100/share to almost $500 share this year. Personal finance bloggers like Mr. 1500 bought Tesla stocks. Tesla as a car model is becoming increasingly popular among personal […]

8 Products That Can Keep You Sane During Quarantine

8 Products That Can Keep You Sane During Quarantine

If you are tired of staying at home all day, you are not alone. Mr. FAF and I have been working from home since March while taking care of our kids. Every weekend, the question we keep asking ourselves seems to always stay the same: […]