Lifestyle

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

Kristel Serran

5 New Proudly Pinoy-Made Apps To Watch For

When we hear about groundbreaking mobile apps, there’s always that association with Silicon-valley tech-geniuses. Over the last few years, however, popular apps didn't just come from Steve Jobs-like individuals. Some have even come from our own shores.Be it ...

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Cloey Mangali

5 Fundraising Campaigns Worth Supporting This Christmas

Christmas is full of gifts, family, and fun. But it should also the season to reflect, be grateful for our blessings, and extend a helping hand to those who are less blessed.The season to be merry should also be the season to give back. Make your Christmas mer...

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Approved Higher Excise Taxes, Alcoholic Drinks Soon to Get More Expensive
Cloey Mangali

Alcoholic Drinks To Get More Expensive? Lower House Approves Excise Tax Increase

Filipinos are known to be avid drinkers with social drinking being an important part of the Filipino culture.Coming into someone’s home or even just up to a group on the street, we’re more likely to be greeted with happy shouts of “Inuman na!” or “Ta...

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Philippine Carrier Wins 'Most Improved Airline for 2019'
Cloey Mangali

Philippine Carrier Wins 'Most Improved Airline for 2019'

Philippine Airlines (PAL), the country’s flag carrier, was awarded “World’s Most Improved Airline for 2019” by Australian-based airline review firm AirlineRatings.com.PAL bagged the most improved airline award this 2019 because of its initiatives “to...

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Dino Mari Testa

Holiday Travel Tips 2018: Your Guide To The Ninoy Aquino International Airport

According to the numbers published by the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA), Christmas season has always the time of year when they see with the highest passenger traffic, both for domestic and international flights.Last year, around 3.78 million f...

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Kristel Serran

Adulting 101: A Condo Dweller's Guide To Metro Manila’s Palengke Areas

With the worsening traffic situation in Metro Manila, it's but ideal to live closer to offices in the city’s central business districts. This means taking shelter in the city's many condo units.There are currently three main Central Business Districts in M...

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Dino Mari Testa

A Guide To 2019 Starbucks Planners: Sticker-Happy And Caffeine-High For The Holidays

Tis the season to drink coffee, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la.Every year, Starbucks keeps one-upping itself during the holiday season with the release of their planners. For hardcore Starbucks fans, it might as well just be called the planner season.This year, t...

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Kristel Serran

Cebu Pacific, PAL Announce Flight Cancellations For November 2018

Heads up to anyone traveling via Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) this November.The two major Philippine air carriers have announced that they will be canceling several scheduled domestic and international flights from the Ninoy Aquino National Airpo...

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Holidays in Time of Inflation
Cloey Mangali

Beat Inflation: How To Avoid Overspending This Holiday Season

Amid all the frenetic holiday preparations, there’s this nagging little thought: Are you financially really ready for the upcoming gastos season? How is inflation supposed to make this Christmas different from last year?With the Philippine peso exchange r...

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Airplane Etiquette
Cloey Mangali

Airplane Etiquette: 10 Commandments Of Airline Travel

Whether it is your first time riding an airplane—or not, how you act inside it says a lot about you. It can also affect the quality of your trip and that of your fellow passengers.Discussing the do’s and don’ts when it comes to boarding a plane is basica...

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