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Dino Mari Testa

User Discovers Strange Identical Cities, Yellow Brick Roads, And Other Easter Eggs On Waze Map

Waze is a motorist’s best friend. Also, it can be a useful tool for uncovering top-secret locations hiding in our midst.In a Facebook post by user Howie Layug de Ocampo, he pointed out some strange locations on the social navigation app Waze. A hidden city i...

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DFA Cancels Birth Certificate Requirements for Passports
Cloey Mangali

DFA Removes Birth Certificate Requirement For Passport Renewals

Good news to those seeking to renew their Philippine passports. According to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), birth certificates will no longer be a requirement for passport renewals.This department order comes on the heels of recent reports of a passp...

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Passport Data Leak
Cloey Mangali

DFA Passport 'Data Breach': Here’s What We Know So Far

Over the weekend, news spread that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) “lost” passport data after a former contractor allegedly “took off” with them following the termination of its contract. The data breach at the DFA came to light last Tuesday, J...

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Japan Multiple-Entry Visa Application
Kristel Serran

Japan Travel Guide: Multiple-Entry Visa Application; Departure And Accommodation Taxes

Good news! As of August of last year, it is now easier for Filipinos to get multiple-entry visas to Japan.So to start you off on your explorations to the Land of the Rising Sun, we’ve prepared a Japan multiple Visa application guide.Read through this travel ...

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Marie Kondo
Dino Mari Testa

These 5 Decluttering Tips From Marie Kondo's Netflix Show Will Change Your Life

If keeping things organized were a superpower, then Marie Kondo is the Supergirl of home tidying. The renowned author and organizing consultants book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing exploded into mainstrea...

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Black Nazarene 2019
Cloey Mangali

Traslacion 2019: Route, Activities, And Road Closures

For the past 20 years, it has been an annual tradition for devout Filipino Catholics to join the Traslacion of the Black Nazarene.The Traslacion is the largest procession of the 17th-century statue of the dark-skinned Jesus, believed to be miraculous by millio...

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Your Career And Financial Horoscope This Year Of The Earth Pig
Cloey Mangali

Your Career And Financial Horoscope This Year Of The Earth Pig

With the new year bringing the hope for good luck to everyone, especially financially and career-wise, many of us are probably in the process of thinking how we can improve our situation this Year of the Earth Pig.Although this year’s financial forecasts may...

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Dino Mari Testa

New Year 2019: The No-Nonsense Guide To Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions

Last year, we wrote a bunch of tips on how you can leverage the power of the New Year to your success. Although we believe that the rest of the items hold up, the bit about cryptocurrency is not true anymore. We at eCompareMo can only say “oops” as you wat...

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Funny Ninang And Ninong Post Compilation
Cloey Mangali

We've Compiled The Funniest Ninong And Ninang Posts This Christmas

The clock is ticking and guess what? It is indeed Christmas time! A time to celebrate and make more memories before 2018 ends. And whether you would want to admit it or not, one of the best parts of this season is indeed gift-giving.Although the role of godpar...

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Dino Mari Testa

5 Christmas Titles On Netflix That Will Make Your Binging Holidays Warm And Fuzzy

Last year, one of our gifts to you was a list of Christmas songs performed by local artists. This upcoming Christmas, ‘tis the season to be watching.Going out during the holiday season is a terrible idea. Since people are loaded this time of the year, everyo...

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