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Cloey Mangali

Best Places To Spend Christmas In The Philippines

Christmas in the Philippines is always about family. While some just relax and enjoy the comforts of their homes, others like to visit different provinces or nearby resorts in the quest for new adventures and unforgettable memories.As we look forward to Christ...

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Mark Alano

Top Burger Places In Manila

Created as something that can be easily prepared and eaten on the go, the burger has come a long way from its origins of being sold on wheeled carts.Now a burger is a specialty perfected with a combination of high-grade beef, crispy vegetables, and special —...

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Dino Mari Testa

Mitsubishi Xpander Recall, MRT Extension To Bocaue, New SLEX Ramp Scheme, An...

MMPC announces recall of Xpander due to problemsIf you bought Mitsubishi’s MPV Xpander between May 2018 and October 2019, you should contact your dealership to schedule a free replacement.Mitsubishi Motors Philippines (MMPC) announced a safety recall of the ...

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Top Safety Tips For Female Commuters In The Philippines
Kristel Serran

Top Safety Tips For Female Commuters In The Philippines

Yesterday’s news flash about the kidnapping in Greenbelt has us questioning just how safe we actually think we are, even in the populated, bright, and generally peaceful Makati Business District.And though the incident is still being investigated, as of writ...

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What Are The Real Implications Of Granting Employees A 14th Month Pay
Kristel Serran

What Are The Real Implications Of Granting Employees A 14th Month Pay?

Here in the Philippines, one of the mandatory bonuses that employees can look forward to is the 13th Month Pay. However, there is a senate bill that is proposing a mandatory 14th Month Pay.In this post, we’re going to look into the history of efforts to gran...

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Kristel Serran

Steal My Itinerary: Budget Travel To Myanmar in One Week

Maybe you remember our neighboring South East Asian country Myanmar from history classes, or maybe you don’t. What you are sure to remember after you read this post are all the fantastic and exotic sights it has to offer the adventurous wanderer.If it sounds...

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Gibson Perez

Top Credit Cards For Expats In The Philippines

Not all banks in the Philippines allow foreigners to have a Philippine issued credit card. But if you're an expat looking to get one, know that it's not that complicated.To save you a lot of time and effort, we compiled a list of locally issued credit cards th...

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Traditional Noche Buena Cost Philippines
Gibson Perez

The Cost Of A Traditional Noche Buena In The Philippines

Filipino traditional food barely changes, and so, almost no one needs to ask what will be served on the evening of December 24. Given that, the cost of a traditional Noche Buena in the Philippines is a timely and interesting topic to dissect.The Philippines ha...

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Cloey Mangali

Unemployment Drops, Rural Banks Go Digital, And Other Financial News

Commercial establishments must post new format for receipt notices—BIRThe Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has regularized the adaptation of the new format of notice for commercial establishments to inform their patrons about their duty to issue sales invoic...

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OFW Money Saving Tips
Cloey Mangali

8 Things Balikbayan OFWs Should Do To Save Money This Christmas

Many OFWs returning home during the holidays find themselves going overbudget in their excitement to give families and friends a memorable celebration. Because of this, it’s important that they know the following OFW money saving tips.Personal finance is a s...

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