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5 Things Batang 90s Can Relate To

Are you a 90s kid? Do you remember how different it was back then when we didn’t have smartphones and access to social media? Life then seemed so much simpler than it is now, but would you like to relive those days again?Let’s take a trip back to memory lane and recall what we used to do in the 90s. Here are 5 things batang 90s can relate to:


By Abby Granada 17 March 2020 1 Comments
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Globe GCash and Smart PayMaya Top Up Now Available on Asenso Remit

Do you have family and friends in the Philippines who use Globe GCash and Smart PayMaya? Even if you’re in Canada, you can now top up their accounts through Asenso Remit!


By Abby Granada 25 February 2020 0 Comments
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Valentine’s Day for Filipinos

Valentine’s Day is a big celebration around the world. People from different cultures and countries celebrate this special day. In essence, it is the Feast of Saint Valentine but over the years, it has become a day of love and romance. This day is also widely celebrated by many Filipinos.


By Abby Granada 14 February 2020 0 Comments
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The Easiest Way to Send Money to the Philippines

Living and working abroad is not always glitz and glam. It’s a great experience, but juggling busy schedules can be quite overwhelming. From working to starting a social life in Canada, to keeping in touch with family in the Philippines, it can get tiring. It’s even worse when a family emergency comes up in the Philippines and you can’t fly back right away.


By Abby Granada 12 February 2020 0 Comments
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Visa-free Destinations for Philippine Passport Holders

Do you love traveling but don’t enjoy applying for a visa? For some Filipinos, visa application can be quite daunting and the process may be laborious. Filling up an application form takes time, the payment can be costly, and waiting for the approval is always nerve-racking. Thus, it's a lot easier to travel to visa-free countries if you're traveling internationally for the first time.


By Abby Granada 3 February 2020 0 Comments
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How Filipinos Celebrate Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year, marks the end of the Chinese lunar calendar. It is celebrated all around the world, but it’s also widely popular in the Philippines. Its essence has been adopted by the Philippine culture due to the Chinese influence on the country. Hence why Chinese New Year is always a fun and exciting time for Filipinos.


By Abby Granada 24 January 2020 0 Comments