GCash MoneySmart Review Philippines 2020
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GCash MoneySmart Review Philippines 2020
These days, it’s all about speed and convenience. From purchasing something that you want online or satisfying that food craving at 11pm, the quicker the better. With virtual wallets like GCash, that’s exactly what you get. Pay your bills, transfer funds, request payments, buy cellphone load, shop online, or even buy movie tickets using just…
16 April 2020
The Best Secured Credit Cards in the Philippines
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The Best Secured Credit Cards in the Philippines
If you’re one of those who can never get approved for a credit card, perhaps it’s time to consider getting a secured credit card. Read on to find out more about it. What’s a secured credit card? A secured credit card has your savings account or time deposit as collateral. And because it’s linked to…
16 April 2020
7 Must Have Rewards Cards in the Philippines – MoneySmart 2020
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7 Must Have Rewards Cards in the Philippines – MoneySmart 2020
Doesn’t it annoy you when you shop or eat at an establishment all the time, but they don’t have a frequent shopper or a loyalty program? Loyalty cards, also known as rewards cards, can go a long way, especially if you want the most bang for your buck. But don’t fret — here are some…
16 April 2020
The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards – MoneySmart Philippines Review
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The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards – MoneySmart Philippines Review
If you want to consolidate your balance from several credit cards into just one credit card, a balance transfer may be just what you need. This way, you don’t need to keep track of several due dates and feel the strain on your finances each month. You can just pay a certain amount per month…
16 April 2020
part time jobs in the philippines during covid19
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5 Part-Time Jobs in the Philippines During Enhanced Community Quarantine
As we face this global pandemic and scientists are racing to create a vaccine, you just can’t help but wonder when all this will end. The impact of this virus has already resulted in losses estimated to P91 billion. The Philippine government rolled out a P27.1 billion spending plan, and conservative estimates see this budget…
15 April 2020
10 Best Job Search Websites and Apps to Find Work From Home Jobs in the Philippines
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10 Best Job Search Websites and Apps to Find Work From Home Jobs in the Philippines
Searching for an online job during the Enhanced Community Quarantine? Or staying at home have you decided to stay and adopt work from home? Work from home is the new normal during the Enhanced Community Quarantine. Unfortunately, there are Filipinos who are under the “no work, no pay” contract. This certainly poses a huge financial…
11 April 2020
Cashless Payments in the Philippines - What are the Best E-Wallets for Filipinos?
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Cashless Payments in the Philippines – What are the Best E-Wallets for Filipinos?
With most places in Luzon on enhanced community quarantine, Filipinos are relying on cashless payments more than ever. It’s highly recommended today, especially when you go to the grocery or pharmacy and pay at the counter or when paying for your food deliveries. Filipinos have already been using e-wallets like GCash, Paymaya, and GrabPay to…
8 April 2020
Best Credit Cards in the Philippines with No Annual Fees - MoneySmart 2020
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Best Credit Cards in the Philippines with No Annual Fees – MoneySmart Review 2020
Tired of calling customer support every year to request for a waiver of your credit card annual fees? Don’t worry, because these credit cards with no annual fees will spare you from the frustration. We have listed down credit cards from AUB, Bank of Commerce, BDO, China Bank, and Citibank, just to name a few.…
5 April 2020
Best home loans Philippines
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Best Home Loans Philippines (2020) – Most Affordable Housing Loans Reviewed
Still looking for the best home loans in the Philippines? Are you comparing interest rates and looking for the most flexible payment terms? But before you choose the one with the lowest rates, make sure you read the fine print and understand what a long-term home loan entails. Buying a home is a very exciting…
3 April 2020
BPI Home Loan vs BDO Home Loan vs Metrobank Home Loan
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BPI Home Loans vs BDO Home Loans vs Metrobank Home Loans – Which Local Bank Is Best?
Buying a house is a long-term commitment. Are you financially prepared to buy one, and is it the right time to buy? These are just some of the important questions you need to ask yourself before speaking to a home loan officer or filling out that loan application form. Aside from that, you also need…
1 April 2020
Maybank Home Loan Review MaxiHomes Loans
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Maybank Home Loans Philippines Review 2020 – Which Mortgage to Choose from MaxiHome Loans
Buying your dream home is a major financial commitment. If you can pay for it in cash, congratulations! You don’t have to worry about scrounging up the funds to make your monthly payments for the next ten or fifteen years. But not everyone can afford to pay for a house in cash, especially if you’re…
28 February 2020
BDO Home Loan Philippines Review 2020 – Which Mortgage to Choose from BDO
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BDO Home Loan Philippines Review 2020 – Which Mortgage to Choose from BDO
Are you planning to buy that dream home? Make sure you compare interest rates before moving forward. If you’re on the lookout for flexible payment terms, you may want to explore the rates of the BDO Home Loan. What can BDO Home Loans do for you? Here are the things you need to know about…
28 February 2020
BPI Home Loan Philippines Review 2020 – Comparing the Most Affordable Home Loan Rates from BPI
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BPI Home Loan Philippines Review 2020 – Comparing the Most Affordable Home Loan Rates from BPI
Are you looking for flexible payment terms and low rates for your home loan? If you plan to build your dream home, renovate an existing one, or refinance a property, here’s a guide on BPI’s home loan rates and everything else it offers. Overview of BPI Home Loan Philippines packages As an established commercial bank,…
27 February 2020
best rcbc time deposit promotional rates
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Best RCBC Time Deposit Promotions & Rates in the Philippines – MoneySmart Review 2020
Disappointed with the low-interest rates you get from your regular savings account? You can still grow your hard-earned money from time deposits, whether it’s for a short or long-term holding period. The longer you hold off your money, the higher the interest rate you get, depending on the type of time deposit account. We’ve already…
26 February 2020
best china bank time deposit promotional rates
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Best China Bank Time Deposit Promotions & Rates in the Philippines – MoneySmart Review 2020
If you’re not satisfied with the interest rates you’re getting from your savings account, you may want to explore interest rates from time deposits. We have already compared BDO and Maybank’s time deposit promotions and rates. Whether you’re a short-term or long-term investor and wouldn’t mind holding off your money for a year or so,…
20 February 2020
Gold vs Silver Prices – Is It Worth Investing in Silver?
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Gold vs Silver Prices – Is It Worth Investing in Silver?
Sometimes referred to as the ‘poor man’s gold,’ you will be surprised to know that silver is more than just an affordable gold proxy. They say that its intrinsic value makes it appealing to investors in the event of a sudden economic crisis. But is silver worth investing in? Read on to find out more…
15 February 2020
Investing In Gold In The Philippines – How To Get Started
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Investing In Gold In The Philippines – How To Get Started
Gold is a tangible asset that can protect you in times of economic crises or financial failures. You can store gold coins or gold bullions in your safety deposit box. And knowing that you have bonds, stocks, or mutual funds backed by gold can also put your mind at ease. It’s a real investment, and…
15 February 2020
The Best Fixed Deposit Accounts in the Philippines
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The Best Fixed Deposit Accounts in the Philippines
If you’re looking for a traditional and reliable way of growing your money in the bank, you can place your money in a fixed deposit account (also referred to as time deposit). It offers higher interest rates compared to a regular savings account. The bigger your deposit and the longer you keep your money in…
15 February 2020
Security Bank All Access Checking Account – MoneySmart Review 2020
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Security Bank All Access Checking Account – MoneySmart Review 2020
Security Bank’s All Access account won The Asian Banker’s Philippine Country Awards in 2017 for Deposit Product of the Year. Read on to find out more about this award-winning savings and checking account. It might be just the savings or checking account that you need. All Access Checking Account at a glance It’s a savings…
15 February 2020
Security Bank Build Up Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2020
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Security Bank Build Up Savings Account – MoneySmart Review 2020
Are you looking to level up your savings game this year? Why not open a savings account with Security Bank? If you have 5,000 PHP or 50,000 PHP to spare, you can go and open a Regular or Premium Build Up Savings Account. Read on to find out more. Build Up Savings at a glance…
15 February 2020
Citibank Peso Bonus Saver Account MoneySmart Review 2020
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Citibank Peso Bonus Saver Account MoneySmart Review 2020
Do you want a savings account that rewards you for saving? You might want to check out Citibank’s Peso Bonus Saver Account. Enjoy high bonus interests that will help you meet your financial goals faster. Citibank Peso Bonus Saver at a glance Minimum balance of 50,000 PHP Increase your Peso Bonus Saver account balance by…
15 February 2020
PSBank Savings Accounts  – MoneySmart Review 2020
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PSBank Savings Accounts – MoneySmart Review 2020
These days, there are many options available to Filipinos to save money. You can go to different banks and financial institutions or browse through their websites to find out which products are best for your savings goals and earning capacity. With the many options available out there, there are still savings accounts that are traditional,…
15 February 2020
Philippine Expats – Which is the Best Local Bank for You? (2020)
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Philippine Expats – Which is the Best Local Bank for You? (2020)
If you are an expat in the Philippines, you need a bank that will meet all of your banking needs. You’re in luck because there are quite a few global banks that have branches in key cities here, as well as local banks that provide world-class services. This certainly makes it easier for you to…
15 February 2020
First Jobbers, Which Savings Account Should You Save With? — 3 Factors To Consider
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First Jobbers, Which Savings Account Should You Save With? — 3 Factors To Consider
Receiving your salary from your first job is truly an incredible feeling. The sense of pride and accomplishment will make you want to splurge on yourself for your hard work and on your loved ones for helping you reach this point in your life. But you don’t need to spend your entire salary every time…
15 February 2020
Your Savings Account Sucks, Here Are Some That Don’t – 2020 Edition
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Your Savings Account Sucks, Here Are Some That Don’t – 2020 Edition
Savings accounts these days offer more than just competitive interest rates. Some also provide extra features that will not only make you financially secure but also protect you and your family from the unexpected. If you’re looking for something more in your savings account, check out these five savings accounts and what they have to…
15 February 2020