Be on the Right Track: 7 Things You Need to Know about Personal Finance


Handling money could be a tricky thing, so you have to make sure that you are aware of your personal finances. Otherwise, other people might take advantage of you. There are 7 important things you need to know about Personal Finance—and you’ll find them all right here! Make sure that you earn more than you…

How to Save Money if You’re a First Time Employee

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Congratulations, you are now earning your own money! BUT, before you rush to spend it on all your heart’s desires, think about where you want your hard-earned money to go. There are far too many sad stories of Pinoys giving in to their impulses that they end up with nothing after all their hard work.…

The Pinoy Comfort Food Essentials: Filling the Tummy and Warming the Heart


A Filipino family’s kitchen is a source of identity and nostalgia. Food is an important part of Pinoy culture. The sight of melting butter, the aroma of baking bread, and the taste of a particular condiment can bring back happy memories and make you feel at home. Filipino cuisine is popular all over the world…

How Pinoy Households Can Save More through Proper Budgeting

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Does it feel like your hard earned money just slips through your hands during payday? Do you feel like you’re not earning enough no matter how hard you work? It is sad to say that many Filipinos feel this way. However, the good news is that there is a simple solution to help you save…

Common Diseases and Illnesses during the Rainy Season and How to Prevent it

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The first step to avoid getting sick during the rainy season is to know what possible diseases you can get from the rain. 1. The Common Cold (“Sipon”) [caption id="attachment_3362" align="aligncenter" width="374"] image source: lillingtonmedicalservices.org[/caption] Let us start with the most popular. Aside from the sneezing and dizziness, it’s what comes out of your nose…

Affordable Life and Non-Life Insurance Now Available for Filipinos

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Insurance products are still a bit foreign to the majority of common Filipinos. There is a general lack of awareness among the poor. Not only are they not aware of the existence of these products, they also do not perceive the value and importance of such in their lives. In Comes Microinsurance [caption id="attachment_3335" align="aligncenter"…

25 Easy Money Saving Tips for the 20-Something

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To be in your 20s means you still have a lot of time to work and save money. Unfortunately, many Pinoys do not save. They waste all their income on unimportant and fleeting things (“sa mga walang kwentang bagay”) when they should invest or save a part of their salary for the future. Here are…