Money-saving

Money Habits We Pick Up From Childhood
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

5 Bad Money Habits You Picked Up In Childhood—And How To Break Them

Are you a big spender or a hasty lender? Studies show that your parents are to blame.“The money patterns we observe in childhood are the primary source driving our financial decision-making later in life,” according to Edward Horwitz, Ph.D., associate prof...

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16 Tips To Keep Utility Bills Low And Still Beat The Heat This Summer
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

16 Tips To Keep Utility Bills Low And Still Beat The Heat This Summer

As summer heats up, we are going to be spending more on both water and electricity to stay cool.Eco-tuning our usage of these two resources will not only contribute to saving our planet but will save your budget from hefty expenditures on utilities.Here are si...

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Dino Mari Testa

Fuel-Saving Tips: How To Save Gas On Manual And Automatic Cars

One of the biggest challenges car owners in this country face is how to make the most of a full tank of gas. With harsh road conditions, heavy traffic, constant fluctuations in gasoline and diesel prices, and the excise tax, saving money on fuel can be difficu...

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eCompareMo

These People Saved A Total Of P133,850 Through Money-Saving Challenges

You'd think all those money-saving challenges you see online are easier said than done, but wait until you see people who took a crack at them and actually succeeded.eCompareMo reached out to three Pinoys who mustered enough courage and committed to next-leve...

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Dino Mari Testa

If You Really Want To Save Money, Avoid Making These Monthly Excuses

Filipinos are known to make a "valid excuse" every month for not being able to set money aside. Here's how you can turn things around and increase your savings toward the end of the year. Saving may sound as easy as setting aside cash instead of spending it, y...

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Kathryn Jalbuena

5 Ways To Train Your Brain To Save, Not Splurge

Regularly saving some of our income every month is the most basic way to ensure that we have something set aside for a rainy day. However, it can be difficult to remember the rainy days are coming when it’s a warm, sunny day and there’s a sale on cute bags...

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Kristel Serran

A Millennial’s Guide On How To Be A Smarter Shopper

Currently, millennials are the key generation for consumer behavior studies. New technology and market research have emerged to get to know us better.We’re the most active shoppers of this day and age and it’s gotten even harder for us to make sound decisi...

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Kristel Serran

LISTED: Philippines' Best Kiddie Savings Accounts For Your Little Saver

Learning the concept of bank savings is an important milestone in children's formative years. This is when they’ll truly learn the value of money, and how important it is to save up for the future.If you want improve your kid's understanding of money, openin...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

9 Times Your Mom Was Right About Money

There’s no better time to start practicing your #adulting skills than in your childhood, and it’s good that we all have our parents as obligatory mentors early on. As financial advisor Suze Orman said, parents should “start teaching children about money...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

The Best Times Of The Year To Buy Anything

They say strike while the iron is hot. But you only know the iron is blazing once the malls start announcing big sales and the stores display “sale” signboards on their windows.To be a wise consumer means timing your purchases perfectly as seasonality sign...

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