5 Ways Filipino Small Businesses Can Cope with Rising Inflation

It’s an undeniable fact that skyrocketing inflation has been a topic of concern for Filipino business owners as of late. With the Philippines’ inflation rate reaching a record high of 6.9 percent in September 2022, business owners are generally unwavering in their attempts to stabilize their income and keep their ventures afloat. Amid inflationary pressures,

6 Home Upgrades Worth Spending Your 13th Month Pay On

Every time the “ber” months roll around, most working professionals have two things in mind: Christmas and the much-awaited 13th-month pay. During these months, you’re probably starting to narrow down your options for spending your extra cash. While it’s fine to use your 13th-month pay for shopping sprees and out-of-town trips, you can be savvy

Tech-At-Home: 5 Fun and Safe Entertainment Ideas While in Quarantine

To help contain the spread of COVID-19, the Philippine government issued quarantine protocols that included the temporary closure of non-essential businesses. Even when the restrictions were eased, later on, many establishments like restaurants remained at 75% or even 50% capacity. What’s more, people are still encouraged to stay at home until the health crisis is

The Beginners Guide to Credit Cards in the Philippines

The idea of “paying with plastic” has been around for longer than you might imagine. The United States was first introduced to the concept in the 1940s and 1950s, with the very first Air Travel and Diners Club cards. Today, late into the second decade of the 21st century, many Filipinos have yet to catch

5 Milestones on the Way to Financial Stability

For many young workers today, financial stability is the ultimate goal. It’s having enough confidence in your financial situation that you don’t have to worry about paying the bills, or about outstanding debts and payments. With the rising costs of living, for many millennials, financial stability may seem like a far-off dream, but the truth