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

Ways to Mosquito-Proof Your Home
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Mosquito-Proof Your Home: 8 Ways To Do It Naturally

Sun's out, fun's out. And so are swarms of mosquitoes. But it's not really hard to find ways to mosquito-proof your home.In tropical countries like ours, it is a known fact that mosquitoes carry some of the world's deadliest diseases: dengue fever, yellow feve...

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Best Movies About Driving
Dino Mari Testa

5 Great Netflix Movies About Driving To Satisfy The Petrolhead In You

Since Netflix opened its doors to Filipino consumers, we’ve enjoyed their steadily growing inventory of movies and series. From the techno-paranoia anthology Black Mirror to newcomers like Brillante Mendoza’s highly controversial Amo, the online streaming ...

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Kristel Serran

Boracay Island Alternatives: 6 Breathtaking Beach Destinations In The Philippines

Given that there are over 7,107 islands in the country with a wealth of beautiful white sand beaches, all the fretting over the six-month Boracay closure may have been a tad over-the-top.It’s time we allow Boracay to have its long-needed break, and use this ...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Curry, James, Millsap Lead 2018 List Of Highest-Paid NBA Players

This year, NBA players are once again dominating the list of the world’s highest-paid athletes.Out of the 100 athletes from various sports who made the Forbes list, 32 people have built their reputations and are earning a fortune off their basketball careers...

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Dino Mari Testa

Know Your Rights On The Road: What Traffic Enforcers Can And Cannot Do

Traffic violators need to answer for their infractions, but that doesn’t mean you should surrender blindly the moment you get caught by authorities.While the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) re-implemented their No-Contact Traffic Appr...

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New NAIA Terminal Assignments
Kathryn Jalbuena

Here Are The New NAIA Terminal Assignments For International And Domestic Flights

Flying soon? Check your tickets—there might be some changes being planned for the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).Starting August 31, all international flights arriving and departing from Manila may be assigned to NAIA Terminals 1 and 3, as propose...

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Most Expensive Dinners In The Philippines
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

'Dinner In The Sky' And 4 Other Luxurious Dining Experiences In The Philippines

The term “affordable” is usually top-of-mind when we think of food choices. Lately, however, it has become trendy to splurge on gastronomic experiences.In an article on CNN Philippines, San Miguel Pure Foods culinary services manager Llena Tan-Arcenas say...

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Boracay Closure
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Boracay Closure: Flight Cancellations, Economic Impact, And Other Things You Need To Know

No more Laboracay? But why?On social media, both netizens and tourists, have been expressing their disappointment over having to change their vacation plans as the famed island of Boracay is now closed until at least October of this year.The Departments of Tou...

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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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Planned vs Spontaneous Travel
Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Planned Vs. Spontaneous Travel: Let's Weigh The Pros And Cons Of Each

Ever noticed how out-of-town trips carefully planned via lengthy group conversations often don't push through? And how the best getaways are borne out of informal, last-minute invites?Travel junkies know by heart that making a booking during a flash seat sale...

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