Banking

Here’s a roundup of banking updates and important money news

Paperless Billing in the Philippines
Kathryn Jalbuena

On Paperless Billing: Should You Pay Your Service Provider For Printed Billing Statements?

Electronic billing may be more convenient for a company, and better for the environment, but if a customer still wants to get a paper bill the company should provide it free of charge.This is according to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), which says ...

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A Comparison Guide To Choosing The Right Loan For Beginners
eCompareMo

A Comparison Guide To Choosing The Right Loan For Beginners

Loans are great for serving a number of purposes. They come in handy for purchase of big ticket items, or a means to buy your dream house or car, or simply as a buffer for emergency cash needs.However, applying for a loan for the first time can cause confusio...

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Dino Mari Testa

The Ultimate List Of Easy-To-Do Anti-Fraud Tips

Protect yourselves from becoming a victim with the anti-fraud tips that we are going to share in this post.The most common online threat we face is what’s known as “phishing”. You’ve probably seen the warnings on your Facebook posts regarding suspiciou...

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eCompareMo

Get A Free P5,000 eGift From Nike Park When You Apply For A New Citi Credit Card

Fitness gurus will always say there’s no specific time of year to start a fitness regime. All you need is the resolve to begin living your best life—and maybe some drifit clothes and a good pair of running shoes.This year, Citi aims to help new credit card...

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Dino Mari Testa

BDO, Metrobank, BPI Rank High On List Of World's Most Valuable Banking Brands

Several major Philippine banks have enjoyed an increase in ranking among the world’s most valuable banking brands.The latest edition of Banking 500, an annual report released by branding valuation consultancy firm Brand Finance, revealed that the biggest loc...

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Dino Mari Testa

Identity Theft Cases In The Philippines On The Rise – Protect Yourself

In this culture of oversharing, we put a scary amount of data out there and, sometimes we forget that some things are better hidden from public eyes and the cloud. Don’t be surprised if, in the future, an artificial intelligence can create a simulacrum of us...

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Kristel Serran

Top Mobile Banking Apps in the Philippines

Philippine banks are currently working on improving their mobile banking apps to better serve their customers. The top banks in the Philippines have encouraged customers to use their mobile apps with new and improved User Interfaces (UI), better security, and ...

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Dino Mari Testa

Everything You Need To Know About Credit Card Two Factor Authentication

Earlier this year, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) issued BSP Circular 958 that requires banks and credit card companies to employ better security measures to prevent banking fraud. According to a report by BusinessWorld, the circular aims to tighten sec...

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Kathryn Jalbuena

What Filipino Cardholders Can Learn From The Equifax Hack In The US

On September 7, Equifax, one of the US’s major credit bureaus, announced that they had experienced a cybersecurity incident that exposed the personal information of 143 million American consumers to hackers.Though the announcement was just made last week, th...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

The Philippines Has Credit Scoring - What Does This Mean For You?

Credit monitoring has arrived in the Philippines, with banks and other lending institutions now able to make quicker decisions on granting loans. Credit monitoring means that financial companies will now have access to your credit history, credit scores, and f...

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