4 Ways to Send Money to the Philippines from Canada

Don’t get confuse with the title. There’s something for you to discover in this post. You’ll see. Although I  emphasize that you can send money to the Philippines from Canada, the different ways that you’ll learn on how to remit money can help you in one way or another wherever you are. How to Send […]

PNB Debit Savings Account Fees and Charges

An avoidable waste of money prompted me to search high and low for the PNB Debit Savings Account fees and charges. Before we delve into that and embarrassing mistake, here’s a little bit of information on how to save on Philippine National Bank. The Philippine National Bank (PNB) has three types of deposit accounts: Peso […]

Scary Story: Getting a Refund from an Amazon Seller from China

As early as now, let’s be clear with one thing. I have no xenophobia nor a prejudice against a nationality. I am merely sharing my experience so others can learn from it. And yes, the issue was resolved in spite of many frustrations and communication barriers. By far this is the longest blog post in […]

Do I Really Need a Cordless Waterpik Water Flosser?

On the last post, I wrote about my disappointment to Tom’s of Maine aluminum-free deodorant. I have a similar experience again to share with you. This time it has something to do with dental hygiene. Ever since I moved to Canada, I became meticulous with my dental hygiene. It’s ridiculously expensive to have any dental-related […]

Did I Stink Using Tom’s of Maine Aluminum-Free Deodorant?

For a long time, I’ve been wanting to try an aluminum-free deodorant. Would I buy or make my own deodorant? Buying is convenient but I hesitated for a long time because of the negative reviews I’ve been reading online. Then one day at Superstore, I grabbed Tom’s of Maine aluminum-free deodorant (64 g, unscented, $6.98) […]

Why is it Hard to Find a Term Insurance in the Philippines?

When I started driving, I had no qualm in getting a car insurance. It’s a necessity, but when it comes to life insurance it took me a lot of reading to finally choose the right term insurance that fits my needs. So I became a buy term invest the difference (BYID) advocate. I walk the […]

How I Cheat a 4K Near Debt Experience

This is somewhat a scary story. It’s almost Halloween, isn’t it? Who knew that my innocent “yes” may have bury me into $4,000 debt. It was an innocent invitation at first, till, it wasn’t. You probably have an idea of what I’m talking about. I call it the Demo Day. Did it ring a bell […]