(L)Earning Wealth: Successful Strategies in Money Management is a personal finance guidebook that leads the reader through what many consider to be unfamiliar territory—moneyIt contains expert advice, practical tips, and proven methods that can help the reader develop the skills needed to better navigate the world of finance. Savings, budgeting, loans, insurance, and investments are all clearly explained, with tables and simple worksheets that can be used right away.
More than just another how-to book, however, this book delves into the Filipino psyche, discussing common attitudes and behaviors that can prevent us from managing money effectively. Real-life examples and the author's own experiences illustrate that the road may be rocky, but financial success is possible. Informative, insightful, and inspirational, this book will help the reader on the journey towards financial freedom.
About the Author
Vince Rapisura has been teaching microfinance and social entrepreneurship at the Ateneo de Manila University since 2003.
He established SEDPI, a social enterprise that provides financial literacy trainings to low-income OFWs in 15 countries worldwideSince 2004, SEDPI has trained more than 30,000 individuals and has managed social investments close to PhP300 millionSEDPI's experience has been shared in various international conferences held in India, Israel, Italy, Myanmar, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Thailand, Spain, and Vietnam. For his work, Vince received awards from Ernst and Young in 2012 and from Price WaterhouseCoopers in 2015.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management from the Ateneo and a Master in Entrepreneurship from the Asian Institute of Management