How to Handle Your Money While Abroad

I get asked about this a lot so I am finally writing this article for those who want to make the most of their money when they are about to go on a trip or while they are overseas. Everyone knows how irritating it is to deal with ridiculous currency conversion fees every time a transaction or … [Read more...]

The ‘Overseas Employment Certificate’ Drama

I never imagined that getting an OEC (Overseas Employment Certificate) was even harder than what I originally anticipated; in fact, I never imagined that it was going to eat 7 hours of my time. Yes people, I was at the main office of POEA from morning until early evening and it sucked big time. For … [Read more...]