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Kia Navarro

Top 30 Snorkeling Spots in the Philippines: Hidden Gems

In the Philippines, we have a wide variety of islands with beaches that we can proudly boast about. This is definitely one of the best countries to scuba dive and snorkel in because, aside crystal white, golden brown to even black sandy beaches, we also have o...

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Gibson Perez

HSBC Credit Card Application: Everything You Need To Know

Want to apply for an HSBC Credit Card but not sure where to start? Worry no more as we give you an easy-to-understand guide to the procedure and a few tips for quick approval. HSBC is a great bank to get a credit card from. They offer features such as 0% inter...

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Gibson Perez

GSIS Benefits, Loans, And Online Services: A Newbie's Guide

The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is a social insurance institution that is exclusively for the employees who work in government offices. It is the counterpart to the Social Security System (SSS) for private employees and other types of earners.Ma...

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Dino Mari Testa

How To Travel From Cubao To Makati In Five Minutes: Break The Speed Limit......

Is President Duterte’s Promise of five-minute travel from Cubao to Makati possible? We crunched the numbers to figure out—despite the fact that math hates us.The President is just as fed up with the horrendous Metro Manila traffic as the rest of us. He was...

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Top Credit Cards In The Philippines
Kristel Serran

Top Credit Cards In The Philippines 2019: Air Miles, Rewards, Cashbacks, And...

Thinking of getting a credit card? Not sure which one to get? We’re here to help. Presenting: Your ultimate guide to the top credit cards in the Philippines as of 2019.In this article, you'll find a list of credit cards, their perks and rewards. There are ca...

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Dino Mari Testa

On LTO Violations: How To Get Your License Suspended For Life

Remember the person who took a video of himself driving while seated in the passenger seat? The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has now barred him from driving for life.In the spirit of keeping our roads safe for everyone, we will never get tired of reminding...

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Cloey Mangali

Father’s Day Promos 2019: Hotel And Restaurant Discounts, Shopping Deals, ...

Weeks after the celebration of Mother’s Day, another important person in our lives will be acknowledged for their sacrifices and the huge difference they have done to our lives: our Fathers.Happy Father’s Day to all Dads! Please continue being an inspirati...

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Kristel Serran

A Guide To South Korea Visa Application: Accredited Travel Agencies, Require...

Good news for Filipinos who love K-Pop, K-Drama, Samgyeopsal, and other forms of Korean culture, it is now easier for us to visit South Korea.Just last week, on June 3, Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong-Man announced that they will cut down the req...

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Cloey Mangali

PSA Says There Are 74,000 Less Jobless Filipinos As Of April 2019

The latest data from the Philippine Statistics Authority’s (PSA) Labor Force Survey (LFS) show marked improvements in the country’s labor market—specifically, the number of jobless Filipinos and those seeking better employment opportunities dropping by 0...

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NPC Cracks Down On Lending Apps
Dino Mari Testa

NPC Cracks Down On Lending Apps Over Harassment Complaints

For several days in April to May of this year, Brandon*, 35, had been receiving alarming text messages on his phone. "WARNING! Please be reminded that your friend/relative [name of victim] have been overdue for 30 days for the amount of P11,000," the message r...

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