Personal Finance

Cost of Colleges and Universities in the Philippines
Cloey Mangali

A Closer Look At The Cost Of College Education In The Philippines

Tuition fees in colleges and universities in the Philippines rise every year. According to the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), there was an average increase of 6.96%, or equivalent to P86.68 per unit, while the increase for other school fees reached an ...

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Comprehensive Guide to Pag-IBIG Services
Cloey Mangali

A Guide To Pag-IBIG Fund Registration, Claims, and Verification

You may notice that every month there are miscellaneous fees deducted from your monthly paycheck. One of these fees is your Pag-IBIG Fund contribution.Pag-IBIG is a mandatory government contribution. This means employees and employers are required to contribut...

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Top Life Insurance Companies In The Philippines
Kristel Serran

The Top Life Insurance Companies In The Philippines

Last November 8, 2018, the Insurance Commission released the rankings of the top life insurance companies in the Philippines in terms of premium income, assets, and net worth earned in 2017.Life insurance is an investment in the future. It is a way of ensuring...

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Cloey Mangali

10 Financial Mistakes Even Rich People Make

There’s no uniform method for handling great wealth. Approaches that might work for you may not work for others and vice versa. Juggling your finances, deciding on a budget and a savings plan and where and how to invest, can feel like a full-time job. There ...

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Cloey Mangali

A Complete Guide To Pag-IBIG Online Services

The Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF), more commonly known as the Pag-IBIG fund, offers an online system for the convenience of its members. One helpful service offered by Pag-IBIG’s online portal is the registration system. This is divided into four categ...

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Pag-Ibig Salary Loan Vs. SSS Salary Loan
Kristel Serran

Pag-IBIG Salary Loan Vs SSS Salary Loan: Which One Is Better?

If you’re a contributing member of Pag-IBIG Fund and the Social Security System (SSS), one of the benefits is the privilege of taking out a salary loan with these government institutions.You can count on these government-issued financial tools to give you a ...

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Online Shopping in the Philippines
Cloey Mangali

10 Online Shopping Websites In The Philippines With The Best Deals And Disco...

The increased presence and growth of different online shopping stores in the country is proof that digital has become the new face of retail.In an era where smartphones and internet connection are readily available for almost everyone, crossing out items on yo...

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Kristel Serran

All Your Questions About BIR Form 2316, Answered

Tax season in the Philippines falls in the first quarter of the year. Around this time, Filipino employees are required by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to file BIR Form 2316 or the Certificate of Compensation Payment or Income Tax Withheld.If you’re ...

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Kristel Serran

COL Financial Online Trading: Everything You Need To Know

Investing in stocks may sound complex to the uninitiated, but if you're in for a real thrill, the stock exchange is actually a great way to invest and grow your money in a gamified way.You have control over your finances, and whatever you learn through monetar...

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Financial Mistakes for Fresh Graduates
Cloey Mangali

Fresh Grads, Avoid These Common Financial Missteps

Are your social media feeds starting to get bombarded with graduation photos and congratulatory greetings? Well, that's because it’s that time of the year again where colleges and universities hold their commencement ceremonies.And, if you’re one of those ...

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