State of Things So Far

Hello! It seems that I’ve left the site running without many updates lately due to some real-life commitments. But lately, I’ve been wanting to push more new posts and generally make the site nicer to look at and easier to browse. I will be hard at work updating the existing posts as GCash has recently … Read more

Buying Reasonably Priced Bargains in IKEA Using GCash

IKEA, the global furniture brand, has opened up its presence in a big way in the Philippines by partnering with SM to launch the biggest IKEA store in the world. This is big since essentially they’re tapping into the Philippine market as a sort of regional hub for SE Asia. Another good thing about this … Read more

Detecting Deceptive Scams in GCash

As GCash acceptance grows larger, the incentive for bad people to take advantage of other people also becomes bigger. Scams are definitely easier to spread around now, as it’s easy to take advantage of technology. Oftentimes scammers can use different channels like SMS, social media, email, or chat apps to contact their victims. Digitization makes … Read more

A Cheaper Way of Getting a Birth Certificate Using GCash

Now that we are in a period of new normal, a lot of things that we needed to go to in person suddenly became harder. We now live in a period of deliveries and online transactions. Days are gone when we needed to queue and spend our leaves just to fulfill requirements. We can now … Read more

Transferring Foreign Currencies to GCash

Filipinos are known for having connections in other countries — as immigrants, as overseas workers, as tourists. And understandably, a lot of Filipinos remit money back home to their families. Additionally, through the rise of e-commerce and side hustles, it isn’t uncommon that Filipinos can also earn dollars and other currencies. They would also need … Read more

Conveniently Play in Casinos via InPlay Using GCash

Aside from Pitmasters, one of GLife’s secrets is the mini-app, InPlay. InPlay is the first legal online casino in the Philippines and as such, they are regulated by PAGCOR. You can basically play in an online casino from within GCash. The period before the pandemic we have had a burgeoning gambling scene in the Philippines. … Read more

Buying NBA League Passes using GCash

Basketball undoubtedly meshes with Filipino culture as we can see with our PBA. The NBA is no stranger to this, we’ve had stars visit us before — Kobe Bryant, Derrick Rose, James Harden, Chris Paul, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and others. And we also currently have players that see high-level play as imports in Japan. … Read more

Clear Guide to Setting Up Your Own GCash Partner Outlet

GCash has certainly utilized different ways to leverage technology to make payments and money movements easier for everyone. Setting up your own partner outlet is one of these. Now you don’t even need to go outside to set up your new account. You just need your GCash app to start. This definitely lowers the bar … Read more