6 Ways to Maximize Government Benefits as a Pinoy Expat
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6 Ways to Maximize Government Benefits as a Pinoy Expat

RedditPin5Share46TweetShareClipVibeWhatsAppTelegramPrintEmail51 SharesMany Pinoy expats, including myself, often fail to maximize government benefits when we start working abroad. We often discount programs in the Philippines thinking that: Since we’re no longer in the Philippines, the benefits will not help us in our new country The benefits are too small compared to our new increased income The benefits are not worth the bother Nothing can be further from the truth. [bctt tweet=”The way I see it, many Philippine government benefits designed for OFWs, when taken all together and with proper planning, can help us achieve our financial goals faster. ” username=”MeKatieScarlett”] Yes, not

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How to Achieve A Total Money Makeover in the Philippines
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How to Achieve a Total Money Makeover in the Philippines

RedditPin14Share26TweetShareClipVibeWhatsAppTelegramPrintEmail40 SharesI’ve been trying to follow the financial advice of so-called experts to try to achieve a total money makeover in the Philippines but nothing seemed to stick. Most of the advice I found were either the feel-good touchy-feely type (you have to think positive thoughts to attract wealth), too unrealistic and out of touch with how human beings work (don’t spend on ANY luxury and eat beans and legumes for an entire year), too chaotic and/or unstructured (set aside 20 percent on savings and don’t stress about the rest), or can land you in small claims court (pay yourself

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