Archive for category: Advice

Lifestyle Inflation: Robbing Tomorrow to Pay for Today

August 21, 2015 at 12:00 am Advice, Featured Articles

It is Parkinson’s Law that says “The amount of work expands to fill the time available”, and the same idea could be adapted to money: the more you earn, the […]

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Advice: Can the Philippines Really Take Advantage of Freebie Sites?

January 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm Advice

The following is a guest post by Nisha Sharma of A site dedicated to offering you free stuff. Freebies are often irresistible for consumers, especially those in the Philippines. […]

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Review: Smart Samsung Galaxy Y #smartnetphone

November 19, 2011 at 12:00 pm Advice, Featured Articles, Reviews

Watch the video review I made about the Smart Samsung Galaxy Y mobile phone. [youtube][/youtube] As I mentioned in the video, the Samsung Galaxy Y is Smart’s latest netphone. Smart […]

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Tip: Easier Blog Ads Management

July 19, 2011 at 5:40 am Advice

Several months ago, I began using a WordPress plugin called Adsense Manager for my other blog. It was a bit unnerving at first. At first glance, it looks complicated. But I […]

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Blog Contests Caveat

July 17, 2011 at 5:40 pm Advice, Contests

I encourage bloggers to enter blog contests. Heck, I even won recently for joining one. However, there are scam contests out there and joining any contest is always a risk. […]

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Selling On Multiply

July 13, 2011 at 5:40 am Advice

This post is a combination of making money on and offline. I will use my multiply store as my business model since I earned some money from it selling things […]

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July 12, 2011 at 5:42 pm Advice

A great way to generate blog traffic is by joining Entrecard. My other blog‘s traffic significantly boosted when I installed their code. They may not be there to read my […]

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Invest In A Good Pair Of Shoes

July 11, 2011 at 5:42 am Advice

Ever since my mother took over my payments for my credit card debts, I was able to start saving money. Before she organized my finances, almost all of my salary […]

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Freebie: Over 30 free seminars to fire up your entrepreneurial spirit

July 5, 2011 at 5:00 pm Advice, Freebies

Budding entrepreneurs, check out these free seminars by our Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). DTI wants to boost the small-medium enterprises (SME) in the Philippines and they hold free […]

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Advice: Deal Swap, a place to buy and sell group buy coupons

April 20, 2011 at 5:00 pm Advice

Have you ever made a shopping binge from a group buying website and now you don’t know what to do with those vouchers? Or maybe you missed a good deal. […]

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Advice: How to win Justin Bieber concert tickets

April 4, 2011 at 10:00 am Advice, Contests, Philippines

I was reading earlier and she wrote a good advice on how you can score free tickets to Justin Bieber: My World Tour. Here’s a part of her post. […]

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Advice: How To Stay Safe And Avoid Scams On Group Buying Sites

February 8, 2011 at 10:00 am Advice

The following is another great post by Fitz Villafuerte of Ready To Be Rich. Group buying sites have existed in other countries for quite some time now but it’s only […]

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Advice: List of Group Buying Websites in the Philippines

February 7, 2011 at 10:00 am Advice

Mr. Fitz Villafuerte of Ready To Be Rich has kindly permitted me to repost his great article on reliable group buying websites in the Philippines. Group buying is a great […]

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Globe GCASH launches ATM Card

December 1, 2010 at 11:10 pm Advice, Featured Articles

A few months ago, I was invited to the launch of GCASH’s ATM Card. I use Gcash for my Multiply store and when I buy from and Multiply so […]

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Advice: Earn Online & Be A Savvy Shopper

June 30, 2010 at 3:00 pm Advice

This guest post is from, a personal finance blog run by a Pinay who lives in Silicon Valley. *** Here’s a little break from online contests here at […]

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Living in an SME Nation

May 24, 2010 at 3:30 pm Advice, Featured Articles

I realized I have never written about SMEs (Small-to-Medium Enterprises) before and I should have since I think they play a big role in the development of our country. According […]

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On contests and their trustworthiness a.k.a. Sagar Rai the scammer

February 10, 2010 at 2:02 pm Advice

Awhile back, I blogged about a contest by a certain Sagar Rai. It looked good, legit and the prizes were great so I joined. Since I was subscribed to his […]

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How to update Twitter and Plurk via SMS for free

November 16, 2009 at 10:16 pm Advice

With the proliferation of unlimited SMS services in the Philippine market, we have the opportunity to update our Twitter and Plurk statuses for free. Here are two services which will […]

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Tip: Collect And Use Coupons

August 11, 2009 at 7:00 pm Advice

A good way to save money is by using coupons. I have a rich aunt and she still collects coupons. She’s also aware of sales and discounts and is really […]

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Get your annual credit card fee waived

March 7, 2009 at 5:48 am Advice

Here’s a great tip for those who have credit cards. I only found out about this last week but it’s a big help. When you have a good standing with […]

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