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General money-saving tips and features to help you make better decisions and live a better life.

Can Electric Scooters Help You Save Time And Money
Dino Mari Testa

Beat Inflation: A First-Timer's Guide To Buying An Electric Scooter

Heavy traffic and high oil prices won’t go away any time soon, so how about we reinvent the way we get around the city?Bikes may be the most economical and environmentally friendly way to beat traffic. However, pushing the pedal for hours can make you sweaty...

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Cloey Mangali

A Bargain Hunter's Guide To 2018 Christmas Bazaars

Tis the season for hunting the best bargains at Metro Manila bazaars! A little knowledge of food, fashion, weekend markets, and Christmas shopping venues  and dates around town can help you stretch your peso.For your ultimate thrift-shopping guide, here are 1...

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iPhone XS Philippines
Dino Mari Testa

The New iPhone XS Max Could Buy You 80 Kilos Of Siling Labuyo

How do new iPhones hold up in the time of inflation and skyrocketing prices of goods?Apparently, still very well. After all, who wouldn’t get excited about—not one, not two—but three iPhones for this year?Apple last week introduced the new iPhones XS, XS...

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Wrong Ways to Save Money
Cloey Mangali

5 Wrong Ways You're Trying To Save Money

Ever wondered why you're always out of money despite always sticking to your "frugal" measures?You’re working hard, get a good pay, and yet you struggle to make it to the next payday. Clearly it's not how you're earning. It's how you're saving.Saving money i...

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How To Start Your Own Vegetable Garden
Dino Mari Testa

Beat Inflation: How To Start Your Own Backyard Vegetable Garden

Everywhere you go, people are talking about inflation and its effect on the prices of goods. We don't have control over the prices of goods, but we can mitigate the negative effects through one simple thing: gardening.You might think that growing your own vege...

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How to Keep Your Belongings Safe While Traveling
Kristel Serran

Luggage Pilfering At Philippine Airports? Here's How To Keep Your Belongings Safe While Traveling

While reports of laglag-bala at Philippine airports have died down, a growing number of instances of travelers losing valuables from luggage pilfering have been reported in the media.Recently, a video circulated on Facebook showing a NAIA 3 attendant nicking m...

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Why You Should Use A Credit Card For Travel
Cloey Mangali

Why You Should Use A Credit Card For Travel

If you love to travel, you should really consider getting a travel credit card if you haven't. Otherwise, you're missing on deals like the best credit card for travel miles or the best credit card for international travel can give you.There are a number of cre...

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Cloey Mangali

Airline Fares To Rise As Philippine Air Carriers Get Approval For Fuel Surcharges

Expect higher airline fares after this month as the aviation regulatory body of the Department of Transportation (DOTr), the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) has approved a petition by local airlines to impose fuel surcharges on flights.The fuel surcharges were a...

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Dino Mari Testa

5 Ways To Keep FOMO From Ruling Your Life And Draining Your Wallet

After a long day at work, everyone just wants to turn on, tune in, drop out. So, you slouch onto your couch and mindlessly whip out your phone to open Facebook.After scrolling down a bit, you see some acquaintances having the time of their lives and, you start...

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Dino Mari Testa

UBE Express P2P Bus Guide: Travel From The Airport To Almost Anywhere In Manila With This Cheat Sheet

Airports and the cities they serve should be connected conveniently.In more progressive countries, arrival areas are linked to several parts of the city through airport rail link services, ferrying hundreds of people to different parts of the city swiftly.The ...

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