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Financial Mistakes for Fresh Graduates
Cloey Mangali

Fresh Grads, Avoid These Common Financial Missteps

Are your social media feeds starting to get bombarded with graduation photos and congratulatory greetings? Well, that's because it’s that time of the year again where colleges and universities hold their commencement ceremonies.And, if you’re one of those ...

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Dino Mari Testa

What Every Parent Should Know About The Child Safety In Motor Vehicles Act

Just recently,President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act 11229 into law. Also known as the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act, the law mandates car owners with kids to equip their vehicles with appropriate child restraint systems.The law will be enforced on...

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Guide To Preventing Heat Stroke During The Summer
Kathryn Jalbuena

These Heat Stroke Prevention And Treatment Tips Could Save Lives

The Department of Health (DOH) is warning Filipinos to take care to prevent heat stroke during the hot summer months.According to an advisory on the DOH website, heat stroke is a medical conditionwhere your body temperature reaches high levels (40 degrees Cels...

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Summer Water Conservation
Dino Mari Testa

Manila Water Service Interruption: 5 Ways To Reduce Water Use (And Lower You...

Last weekend, many residents of Metro Manila and adjacent areas were affected by the “suprises” interruption of water services. Manila Water has apologized for this but has also said that customers should expect reduced pressure or rotational water-no wate...

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Dino Mari Testa

The Most Essential Summer Car Care Tips You’ll Ever Need

The dreaded summer heat is almost here; it’s time to keep your car cool so you won’t get hot-headed during these scorching days.Fortunately for us humans, a quick shower or a sudden trip to one of the closest beaches in the metro can dissipate the heat eas...

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HSBC promo
Kathryn Jalbuena

Why You Should Get A Credit Card With No Annual Fee

When shopping around for a credit card that will suit your lifestyle, it’s important you look into the different rewards and perks that your card can get you. One great perk to look for is whether or not there is the option to waive the annual fee.An annual ...

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Cloey Mangali

Manny Villar Is Now The Richest Man In The Philippines, According To Forbes�...

Businessman, property tycoon, and former senator Manuel “Manny” Villar has made it to the top of Forbes list of Philippine billionaires. Villar has been steadily climbing the list, coming in at the 12th spot in 2017 with a net worth of $1.5 before skyrocke...

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Dino Mari Testa

Number Coding Scheme: Your 2019 Guide To The Unified Vehicle Volume Reductio...

Here’s a fact: Even for seasoned drivers, the Metro Manila's number coding scheme, or the Unified Vehicle Volume Reduction Program (UVVRP), has been a source of confusion. Although it initially started to decongest Edsa in the '90s, it has expanded ever sinc...

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13 Best Hotels in the Philippines
Cloey Mangali

The 13 Best Hotels In The Philippines, According To The 2019 Forbes Travel G...

Surveyors of the Forbes Travel Guide scoured the world to determine which among countless hotels could qualify in their rankings of the world’s best hotels for their 2019 Star Award winners. Not surprisingly, 13 luxury hotels from the Philippines made the li...

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Kristel Serran

Great Credit Card Promos This March 2019

We just breezed through the shortest month of the year! Now, March is upon us and we're faced with 31 days yet again.So what's your plan for making March Madness memorable? Buy a new phone? Book a plane ticket? Prep for the summer? Sure, there's a scarcity of ...

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