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Shopee Milyonaryo TV Special: Win Over ₱2M Worth of Prizes

The crisis hit you so bad that you want to be an instant millionaire? With all the economic setbacks we have faced last year, who doesn’t, right? If have that desire, then watch out for the Shopee Milyonaryo TV Special this coming February 2. You just might have the travel budget for that dream romantic […]

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Events

Hubby Wins His First Blog Award

Many people think that I am the only writer in family. I may be the factory of articles, but for creative writing, little do people know that it is hubby who has the flair with words. His first blog award just re-affirms my encouragement to him that he should write more as a Bacolod blogger.

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Finances

Planning Your Financial Freedom for the Future

It is natural for all of us to desire financial freedom. Money is a felt need of humans. But achieving financial freedom means living a life without having to work for a living and yet money comes pouring in. It is letting money work for you instead of you working for your money. But sadly, […]

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Finances
Personal

Cha-Ching and Spending for What You Need

In the financial education video entitled Cha-Ching produced by the insurance company PruLife UK encouraging people to save, the characters there needed a new speaker and some other equipment.  These things are a need because they are a band and people no longer like their playing because of a busted speaker. They are no longer […]

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Family

When Times Are Hard

Times are truly tough economically. Most people do not really experience an increase in income but there is a constant increase in expenditure. No wonder that there is difficulty in getting by and many things for the family are sacrificed. That is why the shrewd homemaker holds the family’s purse strings like a security guard. […]

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Family

A Christmas Gift for Myself

This year had been pretty tough financially. Coming home from our family’s New Year vacation, I found out that I was pregnant with my second child. Though we wanted to have another one, we did not exactly plan it out this way so our little one really came as a surprise (actually, just like the […]

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Family

April Starts Savings Month

I have told hubby that starting April, it will be our savings month. We will intentionally cut down on our expenses and intentionally start saving up for our second baby. And yes, this is no April Fools’ Day joke–I am indeed with child, going 19 weeks this Wednesday. This was not expected so we were […]

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Family

New Goals, Vision, and Direction

Countless times in my many blogs I have expressed my desire to have our own house. It is not that I am not happy where we are right now, it is because there is a longing in me to settle in a place that we can call our own. And also maybe because it is […]

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