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GadgetCare: My phone insurance experience

I remembered a very unfortunate event that happened last September 29, 2019 when my one and the only reliable phone fell and the AMOLED screen cracked badly. My phone was Samsung J7 Pro, yes, it’s not a flagship and high-end phone but it’s an important item for me because I rely on my banking transactions, […]

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Are Unknown Electronic Brands Worth Buying?

We are used to Samsung, iPhone, LG, Philips, Sony, etc. as the household names for electronic brands. These brands usually have higher price tags and are obviously very well known internationally. We buy from them because we feel that they offer durable and reliable products though sometimes we buy to them simply because of their […]

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The pandemic accelerates the use of cards and e-wallets

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Prepaid cash cards in PH

In the not so long past, when we say “pay using card”, the most common card that comes to our mind is a credit card but right now in 2021, not anymore! Yes, as the Philippines progress towards cashless transactions, banks and some institutions are now offering other ways to pay using the plastic card. […]

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Coocaa TV unboxing

Most Filipinos are fond of watching TV shows, it’s our easy access to entertainment, news, music, and today’s modern TV even accessing the web is possible too. I’ve been working for like 7 years and it’s weird that this is my first time to purchase a television. It was really not my type who watch […]

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All Digital Banking: OCTO by CIMB Bank versus ING Banking PH

The use of smartphones proliferates and numbers of Filipinos are connected in the internet, banks are up-scaling too to keep up with the new demand. Banking activities can now be done online, most of the major Philippine banks can be accessed online through their app or through their website. But this new contenders in the […]

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GCash-AMEX Reversal Experience

I purchased a US brand item online using GCash AmEx or American Express virtual card. But the vendor canceled my purchase because they don’t ship to a freight forwarder address or non-residential address. There’s no immediate notification from the vendor when they canceled it; good thing I look at my purchase history in my account […]

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One Year After I Purchased Nokia 3310

Nokia’s iconic 3310 was reincarnated with a new look last 2017. Nokia 3310 is known for being a strong and longer-lasting feature phone. Besides from its toughness, games like snake becomes iconic too and that distinctive Nokia sound when you turned it on as well as the text notification tone. Because I thought my mother […]

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Why I Choose RealMe C2?

Getting a new Smartphone but you’re on a tight budget? Today, entry-level smartphones are getting bolder and better as they compete against the top tier smartphones as well. The phone that I am using right now that I got 2 years ago which cost around 14,000 pesos at that time is now far from the phones of […]

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Why Companies are Not Considering Work from Home?

Though work-from-home (WFH) sounds really enticing for most employees but let us also consider the employer’s concern regarding the bad effect of WFH. Though these may have solutions or workaround, just keep in mind not to get heart-broken if the company will still stick to the regular work-at-the-office scheme. Below are the probable reasons why […]