Dream House Update: Moving in to a New House in the Philippines

The sunlight is creeping in through the blinds as I see color appearing inside my room that was engulfed by darkness at night. It’s only been two months since I moved to a new house and it feels as though everything is familiar to me for ages. I sleep well in spite of notes (flat […]

Where to Buy Construction Materials in the Philippines

As someone who grew up in a rental property, it is unusual for me to see houses being renovated or built from ground up. But it also amazes me that I’m excited to watch the carpenters (my relatives) build a house. I once went down on the hole for the foundation; it was so deep […]

Dream House Update: New Prospect

For the whole week, the weather here in Canada is like icy winter. Nothing new but does it have to be -30 all week? The good news is, it will get warmer next week; a great way to start the new year. But before the year end, I’ll share what happened after the last dream […]

How OFWs Can Consolidate Pag-IBIG Contribution Online

Have you given up on something after doing everything you can possibly think of? Only to find out that the universe conspire and hand it to you (on a silver platter) when you least expect it. OK others are thinking already of affairs of the heart. But mine is about financial affairs. I decided a […]

Why I Started Saving on Modified Pag-IBIG II (MP2) Program

After figuring out the why and how-to save on Modified Pag-IBIG II program of Pag-IBIG, I started saving on MP2 while working overseas. I am happy and proud to say that the entire process were done online. The MP2 is an easy way for OFWs to save from abroad apart from the monthly contribution to […]

How to Pay Online the Modified Pag-IBIG II (MP2) Contribution on PayPilipinas

Today is the day that I figured out how to pay online the Modified Pag-IBIG II (MP2) contribution. OK. Honestly, the how-to tip has been in my draft for a long time. And today is the day that I get to do the chore of paying online. This is going to be an informative post […]

Update and Issue: Tax Declaration and Land Title Under Different Names

What’s the current score about our family’s journey in buying a house? Here I am waiting. We are waiting for third parties to do their part. Before we ended up in a zen state of waiting, our family did different tasks including me because no one else can do it. I felt as if I’m […]