GLoan: Actual Cash Loans in GCash

The operator of GCash, Mynt is actually composed of two entities — GCash and Fuse Lending. The GCash company handles the e-wallet and everything under it, and Fuse Lending handles loans. Actually, Fuse Lending has its own loan products. Before turning it over to CIMB, GCredit was also handled by Fuse Lending. A lot of … Read more

How to Play Cryptoblades with GCash

Lately, gaming-related nonfungible tokens (NFTs) have been gaining ground. As I explained before, NFTs are unique / one-of-a-kind tokens that are propagated in a blockchain. The uniqueness and rarity are vouched for by the blockchain itself and this can make it expensive. Some crypto games have been getting popular like Axie Infinity (which is reportedly … Read more

Buying Cryptocurrencies in PDAX using GCash

As we see mainstream adoption of Bitcoin as legal tender (like in El Salvador) more and more, it becomes more important to have at least a small investment in cryptocurrencies. Here in the Philippines, we have a laissez-faire policy with cryptocurrencies. Our BSP is more often than not stricter with money laundering rules with this … Read more

How to Invest in Pag-IBIG MP2 Using GCash

One of the troubles of investing is finding a vehicle that has an acceptable return but is not risky. The rule is there would be safe investments but with really low returns. Conversely, there are risky investments but with sky-high returns. An example of a really safe investment is deposit products. GSave and ING are … Read more

Consult with a Doctor Online and Pay via GCash (A KonsultaMD How-to)

Telemedicine is one industry that is likely going to boom from now on. Since a lot of people are not allowed to go outside, the only way to have check-ups is to consult with a doctor online. Even for medicines, you can show your prescription to a pharmacist online and have the medicines delivered to … Read more

Ordering Online from Mercury Drug and Paying with GCash

Lately, I’ve been finding it hard to queue up in drugstores. The lines snake around, and the waiting times are really long. Since it’s also a good practice to stay at home and prevent the spreading of sicknesses, as much as possible I try to order online for essentials during this quarantine. I’ve already written … Read more