Posts tagged ‘health insurance’

5 Steps to Finding the Best HMO and Healthcare Plan For You

Updated: July 22, 2020 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

I am often asked what’s the best health maintenance organization or health insurance company in the Philippines. And each time, I reply that there is no straightforward answer to that question. Some would then ask me which HMO do I have, and I’d share that (at present) I have Intellicare and Kaiser as my short-term […]

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Tips for Finding the Best Health Insurance Policy

Updated: December 25, 2014 | Guest Posts | No Comments

The end of the year is for me is not just about the holidays, but it’s also about renewing my short-term health care plan. Employees don’t have much of a problem regarding this, as it is mandated by law. But freelancers and entrepreneurs really need to consider getting one, for their own protection. Below is […]


On Dying Too Soon and Living Too Long

Updated: November 25, 2018 | In Focus, Personal Finance | 30 Comments

If given the choice, would you rather die too soon, or live too long? Well, I’m sure you’d choose the second option, unless you’re missing a few screws in your head. Indeed, everyone wants to live a long and happy life. However, it’s a fact that nobody really knows when they’ll die. And if we […]

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The Benefits of Having Health Insurance

Updated: March 23, 2018 | Freelancing, Money Saving Tips, Personal Finance | 24 Comments

I must have slept the wrong way or have been careless at lifting weights in the gym yesterday, but whatever it was, I found my right shoulder sore and numb this morning. Several years ago, I might have just popped a pain reliever, massaged some liniment on it and hoped that my shoulders would get […]

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The Three Most Often Ignored Necessary Expenses

Updated: June 24, 2020 | Personal Finance | 4 Comments

Part of being financially smart is distinguishing between necessary and unnecessary expenses. We all know that food and shelter are basic necessities. Clothing too, but only to a reasonable extent. And depending on our lifestyle, there may also be other essential costs that we need to pay for. But along with these, did you know […]

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