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Pera 101 Episode III: Growing your Savings

Episode III of Pera 101 describes how to manage properly your savings and ways how to beat inflation. Hosted by Aya Laraya, one of the country’s top financial advocate, Pera 101 is brought to you by MoneyMax.ph

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2017 Best Credit Cards in the Philippines | Updated September 2017

There comes a point in every twenty-something’s life when they feel the need for having a credit card. Maybe it’s for charging expenses of an upcoming business trip or for the convenience of transacting online. Getting the credit card being offered with pre-approval at a kiosk in a mall might seem like a tempting choice, that may not […]

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WATCH: Pera 101 Episode II: 2 Effective Ways to Save Money

  The episode II of Pera 101 seeks to educate Filipinos about ways of saving money. Aya Laraya, the official host of Pera 101 give some personal tips for Pinoys on how to properly save money using 2 methods. Aya described the advantages and disadvantages among the 2 methods. Compare car insurance, credit cards, and […]

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3 Reasons Why You Should Get A Credit Card With No Annual Fee

    Cutting on your expenses in any aspect is always a big help when working on a budget. There are some expenses (which seems unnecessary) which we incur anyway, for example, fees and charges from the services that we have availed. One example of such expense is your credit card annual fee. This is […]

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The Importance of Car Insurance – Carmudi.com.ph

There are many reasons why people get into a car accident. Some might be valid, while others are just excuses that are as crazy and strange as this one: “I didn’t think the speed limit applied after midnight.” Whether the reasons are credible or not shouldn’t distract you from the fact that accidents do happen […]

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How Can I Find Out How Much My Property Is Worth? – Myproperty.ph

If you are having thoughts about selling your house, you must first know how to properly arrive at the estimated worth of your property. What most people do in such a case is to readily consult a professional real estate appraiser for sound advice as they have access to private industry databases, but it would […]

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Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast Season Finale

Welcome to the season finale of Pinoy Peso Hero. Hosted by Aya Laraya of Pesos and Sense, our Pinoy Peso Hero explained how technological advancements changed how people use and make decisions towards money. Through technology, people now have easier and faster access to many useful resources like different website platforms, mobile banking apps, software, […]

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Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 7

It’s been a challenge for many Filipinos to properly use their credit cards. However, if you use your credit card in the right way, it can help you in terms of managing your finances. Our Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 7 talks about how to properly use your credit card and make the most out of […]

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Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 6

Play it here! Our Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 6 aims to elucidate simple dynamics of personal loans that we need to know as well as Filipino common mistakes towards loans and how can we further improve on them. Pinoy Peso Hero is hosted by Aya Laraya, one of the country’s well-known financial advocates. Aya Laraya […]

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Achieve Financial Success With These Tips from the Experts

During the recently held Philippine International Entrepreneur Conference and Expo, many industry experts in business gathered to share their knowledge to budding entrepreneurs. There were a lot of lessons about business that they discussed which you can also use to help you achieve your personal money goals. Here are some notable lessons shared by the […]

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Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 5

Listen here: Our Pinoy Peso Hero Episode 5 talks about common questions about peso-dollar exchange rate and its impact to the economy and individuals. Aya Laraya shared and explained the basic dynamics about exchange rate. Consequently, there are some surprising facts about the exchange rate that most Filipinos are not aware of. Watch out for […]

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Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast Episode 4

Play it here: Our Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast Episode 4 talks about the most common Filipino financial mistakes which can be considered as part of the Filipinos. Aya Laraya shared some useful insights and solutions on how to avoid financial mistakes and set the right attitude and behavior towards our hard-earned money. Thank you for […]

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Episode 3: Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast

Play it here: Congratulations to the winners of our first Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast giveaway! In this episode of the podcast, Aya Laraya answers about money management from our listeners, These are: What is your advice for those people leaving the country, the Philippines, to work abroad because they think that working abroad is the […]

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How to Stay Focused on Hitting Your Financial Goals

If someone offered you a deal that will make you gain Php1 Million in 1 month, would you take it? Many social media influencers and Get-Rich-Quick scams always pitch that if you attend their online classes, sell their products, or get their consultancy services, you will get rich. But is this really the way to […]

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MoneyMax.ph Profiles: Kim Lato of Kimstore.com

When searching for the best place to buy gadgets online, Kimstore.com is the first stop for many of us. The online marketplace started by Kim Lato while she was in college has been around for almost nine years, offering great deals on cameras, smartphones, tablets, and other accessories. Starting a business isn’t easy; sustaining one […]

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Episode 1: Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast

Play it here: As we’ve announced two weeks ago, today is the big day. In this podcast, Gina Reyes, a member of the MoneyMax.ph team, asks Aya Laraya regarding common money questions that other Filipinos ask themselves, such as: How do I save money despite having a family? How do I choose which insurance company […]

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Tips When Buying Your First Real Estate Property

Buying your first real estate property is a big leap in your financial road map. This could have been triggered by intentions such as having your own house, setting up a new business, or getting in real estate investing. For whatever reason you have, it is always good to research first on how you can […]

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Watch Out For The Pinoy Peso Hero Podcast!

Learning about personal finance has never been this convenient. Pinoy Peso Hero is the official podcast of MoneyMax.ph. It aims to ‘edutain’ (educate and entertain) Filipinos about personal finance management. In partnership with Pesos and Sense, Pinoy Peso Hero will be hosted by one of the country’s leading personal financial expert, Aya Laraya. He has […]

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Foreign Bloggers Share Their Budget Travel Tips

It’s not surprising if you’ve encountered a lot of tourists in the Philippines. In August 2016, there were 502,739 tourist arrivals in the Philippines and a total of 4,042,049 from January 2016 – August 2016 according to the Department of Tourism (DOT) Industry Performance Report. You might be wondering on what keeps tourists coming back […]

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How to Invest in Real Estate Even When You Have Zero Cash

If you’ve been using financial comparison websites, you’ve probably saved a lot of money. Car insurance and interests on credit cards and loans can be expensive if you picked the wrong choices. Now, saving is the first part of building wealth. If you don’t put your savings into good use that will just be used […]

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