Think First Before You Buy
During sales and promo seasons, a lot of people will be on a spending spree and will be buying gifts for their loved ones. Some of those gifts may be gadgets that will cost a few hundred bucks like the newest Amazon Kindle or the latest Apple Ipad or Iphone. I try as much as possible to check first my budget and ask if I really want to buy something... [Read more of this review]
Top 8 Group Buying Sites in the Philippines
Check out the top 8 group buying sites in the Philippines review and find out which one is the best among the rest. I have been a fan of group buying since it started here in the Philippines and that is why I have came up with The Top 8 Group Buying Sites Review. The reasons why I like it a lot is that is that you get to have the things that you... [Read more of this review]
Philippines Named Best Country In Business English Proficiency
There are some people even some foreigners who think that Filipinos are not that good in speaking English. Some even mock the ways Filipinos use the English language, well guess what? They are wrong. In a recent study by GlobalEnglish Corpoaration, it named the Philippines as the world’s best country in business English proficiently beating... [Read more of this review]
OFW Repatriation Help
We have been receiving a number e-mails from our Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and even some e-mails from the families and relatives of OFWs asking for us for assistance in helping them get their loved ones repatriated to the Philippines. Some of the OFWs who wrote to us are in dire need of help and they simply need to go back home to the Philippines.... [Read more of this review]
OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS OR OFW AS EVERYDAY HEROES
Overseas Workers like OFW’s take a considerable amount of risk when they travel and work abroad. Migrants and Overseas Filipino Workers (Ofw) sacrifice a lot in order to give a better life for their families. They are heroes in their own right because they live to help their families and sometimes even other people they do not even know but are... [Read more of this review]
FINDING SUCCESS STARTS WITH YOU
There is a wise saying that says that when you go up gravity pulls you down, in the business world, gravity is represented by your competitors, your enemies and even your own colleagues. Whenever you try to make something new and innovative, expect people to discredit you, mock you and even be jealous of you because that is just the way life is. There... [Read more of this review]
EARTHQUAKE SAFETY AND SURVIVAL TIPS
Before we go to the earthquake safety and survival tips it is important to know what causes an earthquake. An earthquake is caused by the breaking and shifting of rock beneath the Earth’s surface. Ground shaking from earthquakes can result in collapse buildings, towers and bridges. It can disrupt and cut gas, electric and phone services. It... [Read more of this review]
Tips in Overcoming Obstacles
Sometimes life throws a curveball at you and if you are not ready, it may just hit you. A wise man once said that it is important to learn to be ready for any curve ball that life may throw at you. Being ready for the life’s curveball means preparing yourself to face adversity and the daily challenges that life gives. Nobody is perfect and that is... [Read more of this review]
Tips in Using Amazon Kindle Fire Outside the US
Once you purchased your Amazon Kindle Fire, the question you would ask yourself is what do I do now? What can I do to fully enjoy this best value for money tablet PC? The first thing you need to do is to have it registered. You basically need to register and get an amazon account but no worries you can do it in three minutes, that is how simple and... [Read more of this review]
Amazon Kindle Fire Philippines
I was interested in purchasing a tablet a few months ago, that was before Amazon launched the Kindle Fire. The first thing that I wanted was Apple’s Ipad 2, I had tried it out at the PowerMac in Greenbelt and Megamall, PowerMac is the counterpart of the Apple Store in the Philippines. Apple’s Ipad 2 is sleek and simply the top of the line tablet... [Read more of this review]
DON BOSCO PUGAD
Don Bosco Pugad is a halfway home for the youth who are in conflict with the law, poor and needy migrant youth whose age ranges from later teens to up to 24 yrs.old. It is a home for street children, poor and needy migrants.
While these young men are the least attractive to sponsors and benefactors with social advocacy for the welfare of... [Read more of this review]
7 Secrets to a Powerful Prayer
There are times in our lives when we pray and ask something from God and we feel like we are not getting any answer. We sometimes ask ourselves how come my prayers are not answered? I have found out through listening to other peoples experiences and from my own that the secrets to a powerful prayer can be found within us. We must learn to look within... [Read more of this review]
In Times of Tragedy, A Dog Showed Us The True Meaning of a Friend
I just read a news article where a dog refuses to leave behind another dog that has been winded and disoriented due to the Earthquake and the Tsunami that hit Japan. As I slowly read the article it made my eyes tear up and I felt like I wanted to rescue those dogs. It is a heartwarming picture to see that a dog is protecting his friend amidst ... [Read more of this review]
IMPORTANT OWWA TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR OFWS
For Overseas Filipino Workers trapped in the Libya and in Egypt, please check out these important OWWA telephone numbers and contact them asap to get the help you need.
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is an attached agency of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), they are the lead government agency tasked to protect and promote... [Read more of this review]
Philippine Holidays 2011
Here is the Official List of Philippine Holidays for 2011 based on Proclamation No. 84 signed by Pres. Noynoy Aquino. You can now prepare your leaves spend some vacation time with your family by knowing in advance the 2011 Philippine Holidays. You can also save money by buying your airline tickets ahead of time in that way you can avail of huge discounts... [Read more of this review]
PHILIPPINES ONLINE DISASTER HOTSPOTS MAP AND WEBSITE
I have recently read an article on Yahoo News about the Philippines launching an online disaster hotspots map that is geared especially for flood and landslide prone areas not just in Metro Manila but also in different parts of the country. The article also said that the online geo-hazard map covers more than 1,600 municipalities nationwide, and will... [Read more of this review]
WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER SERVICES REVIEW
This time the money transfer service company that we have reviewed is Western Union (WU). I have heard plenty of feedback from different customers from Western Union but like any money transfer company it also has its pros and cons. Our aim at GLOBALOFW.COM is to provide you the important information you need to make a wise decision on what money... [Read more of this review]
XOOM MONEY TRANSFER SERVICES REVIEW
The first money transfer service company that we reviewed is Xoom. I have heard a lot of good feedback from different customers from Xoom but like any money transfer company it has its pros and cons. Our aim is to provide you the information you need to make an wise decision on what money transfer company to chose when sending money abroad.
According... [Read more of this review]
FINDING THE RIGHT OVERSEAS JOB
Working abroad is no easy task. There are a lot of requirements that needs to be fulfilled for one to land an overseas job. But before you decide to work overseas you must first think things through and ask yourselves these important questions.
1. Can I survive being away from my family and friends for long periods of time?
2. Do I know what it takes... [Read more of this review]
OFWs REMITTANCES NOW TAX-EXEMPT, TRAVEL TAX AND AIRPORT FEE NO MORE
The amended Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act now exempts Ofws or Overseas Filipino Workers from paying documentary stamp tax (DST) on their remittances, travel tax and airport fee.
The law exempts Overseas Filipino Workers and migrant workers from the payment of travel tax, documentary stamp tax or DST and airport fee upon showing of... [Read more of this review]
THE SEARCH FOR OVERSEAS JOBS
A lot of Filipinos are searching for overseas jobs. They are looking for overseas jobs or employment abroad to help their families back home and provide a better life for their families. Such is the great sacrifice of the millions of overseas Filipino workers around the world.
In the recent Philippine statistics assessment it indicates that there are... [Read more of this review]
The Art of Natural Healing
A lot of people get sick due to a number of reasons. Some people get sick because they caught a virus, some get sick because they over extended themselves and worked too hard causing the body to ask for some rest. Some people get sick because they were not doing anything, really some of you would dare ask, yes that’s true because if we don’t... [Read more of this review]
FINDING THE STRENGTH WITHIN US
How do we find the strength within us? Well, we need to search for it within us because there are times in our lives when we feel lost and don’t know what to do. We need it to overcome those struggles. We sometimes struggle to find the right direction in our lives. This happens especially when a calamity happens and we really need help and guidance.... [Read more of this review]
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