First Dibs on “The Kingfisher and a can of Sardines” by Genine Garcia

I was thrilled to find out that when Genine Garcia launched her children’s book, The Kingfisher and a can of sardines. You see, I had the opportunity to read the original manuscript before it was published and though I never really got to give my feedback on time, I thought that the book had a… Continue reading First Dibs on “The Kingfisher and a can of Sardines” by Genine Garcia

How to apply for a Pag-IBIG housing loan for a pre-owned house

We recently tried to purchase an attached, 4 bedroom, 2-storey unit in Las Pinas. The owners migrated to the US right before the lockdown in the Philippines and their house was up for grabs. A common friend of ours told us about it and when I found out that it was only a few steps… Continue reading How to apply for a Pag-IBIG housing loan for a pre-owned house

How to use GCash to pay your quarterly taxes

I just paid my second quarterly tax and I’m quite relieved that the app still allowed me. Normally, second quarterly taxes are paid on the 25th of July but it got extended to August 15. (It’s always wise to keep up with the extensions that BIR announces) I’m still a couple of days late but… Continue reading How to use GCash to pay your quarterly taxes

Convenient digital banking with ING

I stumbled upon ING in my friend Honney’s IG stories. Honney is one of my friends whom I know has a pretty good understanding about money management and investments; she even works part-time for a very popular speaker and author on stocks investments and has learned a lot from him. Anyway, I got curious and… Continue reading Convenient digital banking with ING

Self-Care in time of COVID-19

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Aren’t you tired of reading news and articles about COVID-19? I am. I’m tired of hearing about the risks, I’m tired of the lockdowns, I’m tired of keeping my kids inside our home and not being able to take them to enjoy the outdoors, I’m tired of being afraid of catching the virus whenever we… Continue reading Self-Care in time of COVID-19