4 Factors to Consider When Sending Money to the Philippines


  As OFWs, it is our obligation to make sure that our loved ones would receive our hard-earned cash. While working hard for a much better pay would be our starting point, the end-goal is always for our family to buy their every need (and even wants). In such case, the process involved in sending…

3 Reasons Why Online Pawning Is Safer


 Technology is a wonderful thing. Nowadays, you can do so much online that you weren’t even able to do so in the past. The possibilities are endless: you can order food, you can make a random purchase, and you can even monitor your stocks and private messages. Yes, the internet tends to provide the well-needed…

How to Manage Your Income Using the 50/30/20 Rule

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We Filipinos are always on the lookout for ways to save money. The prices of goods aren’t getting cheaper and the cost of living has been higher than ever. In such case, we learn many money-savings tips along the way, but there is one which is currently stirring up attention. There is a procedure known…

How to Avoid Money Transfer Scams

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As an OFW, it is our responsibility to provide for our families back home. It was our goal to find a greener pasture. When we finally find one, we are given more opportunities to share our blessings with our loved ones. But in spite of that, not everyone in our surroundings share the same humble…

5 Ways to Spot Fake Jewelry

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Scams are rampant nowadays. You may encounter scams online, through the phone, and even in public places. This urges us to take cautious steps when dealing with a variety of people, especially those which we do not fully know. If your job involves dealing with jewelry, then it’s your obligation to avoid scams such as…

How to Prepare Your Item for Pawning

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So you’ve decided to pawn off or “sangla” your item/s online, may it be jewelry or a gadget. All is well and good, until it’s finally time for the transaction, after which you are only given a certain amount in exchange. You wonder why the price was less than what you have expected. If your…

7 Fire Safety Tips That Could Save Your Life


There are many things in life that you’d definitely want to avoid: accidents, injuries, illnesses, etc. However, there is one major catastrophe that many consider to be as destructive as hurricanes and tornadoes. We are talking about fires. We Filipinos have a particular saying: “It is better to be robbed than to suffer from a…

4 Best Places to Sell Old Gadgets

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It’s finally summer, and you’re hoping to go on a memorable vacation. It would be so easy if only you had the budget to do so. You can’t go out of town or embark on a notable shopping spree without money; hence, you decide to do something about it. You have a few pre-used gadgets…

How to Turn Old Electronics into Personal Profit

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You may have a few old electronics lying around at home. There may come a time when you’d have to dispose of them in order to declutter, but what fun would that be if you’re just going to do a simple spring cleaning, without getting anything in return? Such items may still have great value,…

Cebuana Lhuillier Hong Kong Frequency Card Promo


Cebuana Lhuillier Hong Kong (CLHK) Frequency Program is valid to all overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) sending remittance to PH with valid Hong Kong ID. The client shall present the frequency card for every Cash Remittance and RTA transaction availed at CLHK branch to earn a stamp. For each transaction of client, a Cebuana Lhuillier-branded merchandise…