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… [Read More]

How to Check the Canada Pension Plan Contributions

Ever since I started blogging, I realized the possibility of becoming a full-time blogger. While I’m slowly working on it, I also get to learn how to manage a side hustle. First I fixed my financial spreadsheet that includes my blog-related expenses then I applied for a Rogers Mastercard which serve as a business credit… [Read More]

I Want to Become a Millionaire with Pag-IBIG Contribution

I’m not talking about becoming a millionaire before all my hair turn grey. I want to have a seven-digit asset in the bank under my name . . . in the not so far future, like till next year. 2018. OK. Let’s get down to the business of getting rich without the quick scheme. Paying… [Read More]

OFW Pag-IBIG Members: Check Your Contribution Online

Every Pag-IBIG members probably know by now that one of the requirements for housing loan is to make 24-month contributions or a lump-sum, which I still don’t know how it works. So to qualify for the Pag-IBIG housing loan, every member should pay the contribution however they prefer: Lump-sum payment for the whole year (a… [Read More]

How an OFW Can Become a Member of Pag-IBIG Fund

Did you know that Pag-IBIG is an acronym which stands for Pagtutulungan sa Kinabukasan: Ikaw, Bangko, Industriya at Gobyerno. I didn’t bother to know what it stands for, all the more how important it is to become a Member of Pag-IBIG Fund especially if you’re planning to buy a house while working overseas. Recognizing HDMFs… [Read More]

Pag-IBIG Offices Overseas

Learning the ins and outs of Pag-IBIG housing loan is challenging for OFWs. I often ask my family to inquire on my behalf but still it’s different if I could do it myself. I’ve been asking a lot questions online so I decided to collect the contact information of the Pag-IBIG offices overseas for OFWs…. [Read More]

I Want to Retire at 40 Years Old!

So far I had four conversations with insurance agents. The experience varies from “I’m clueless (but wouldn’t let it show)” to “I prefer to separate my investment from term insurance.” I can hardly recall some of the conversation but there was this one question that I answered with conviction. “At what age do you want… [Read More]