Personal Finance

Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Money News Roundup: This Week In Finance And Transportation

Didn't have much time to read the news during Father's Day weekend? Worried that you missed something important in the past few days? Here's a roundup of some of the most happening business, finance, and transportation updates that happened over the course o...

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Dino Mari Testa

Money News Roundup: The Most Important Things That Happened This Past Week

Here's a quick roundup of money news that happened last week. In case you missed the latest updates about finance, business, and everything in between, we’ve got you covered.Jobless in April go downThe Philippine Statistics Authority reported that unemployme...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Cash Installment, Credit Card, Or Personal Loan: What’s The Best Payment Method For Your Child’s Tuition?

Tuition is one of the most anticipated bulk expenses in most households. Filipino parents, in particular, believe that a strong educational background is tantamount to success later on in their child’s life.We pour our hearts and souls to provide quality edu...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

What To Do If Your Bank Account Gets Debited Or Credited With Money

On Wednesday, June 7, Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) started experiencing an “internal data processing error.”BPI clients reported to have been experienced unauthorized transactions, such as deduction from their accounts and negative account balanc...

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Dino Mari Testa

A Step-By-Step Guide To Renovating Your Home Before Typhoon Season

Home ownership is one thing; keeping it in good shape is another. To make sure that your house won’t go beyond repair, you need to renovate it every now and then.From changing your home’s aesthetic to beefing up your defenses against typhoons, there is no ...

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Dino Mari Testa

How Debt And Financial Distress Can Affect Your Behavior

The tragedy that struck a casino in Pasay City and left 37 people dead is just a grim example of how financial distress can affect one’s behavior.According to authorities, the suspect was a 42-year old former Department of Finance employee who was knee deep ...

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Dino Mari Testa

Investment Dos and Don'ts For Overseas Filipino Workers

There has been a constant demand for overseas Filipino workers somewhere in the world. Despite some setbacks, such as the repatriation of workers from Saudi Arabia not long ago, the country’s overseas workforce still proves to be one of our strongest suits.�...

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Dino Mari Testa

We Measure The Value Of Things In Terms Of Chickenjoy

Chickenjoy is love; there’s no doubt about that. It's the one thing that binds us all--lovers, ex-lovers, friends, workmates, families, acquaintances. Any Filipino who knows their stuff has fallen in love-at-first-bite affair with Jollibee’s famous frie...

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Kristel Serran

5 Filipina Moms With Different Incomes Talk About The Quality Of Life They Live

Ever wondered how moms from different income brackets handle their finances? Do income and affordability affect the way they take care of their families?This month of May, we pay tribute to hardworking moms. With all the demands of life, it takes a lot of stre...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Budgeting Tips For Filipina Single Moms

Juggling a number of roles is no joke, let alone doing the number-crunching and penny-pinching all by your lonesome. That said, we have nothing but praises for single parents who are braving the journey of parenthood alone.Single moms (and dads too) raising a ...

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