How to Buy Kumu Coins using GCash (to Vote in PBB or to Gift Streamers)

There are a lot of people consuming content in the form of videos. Chances are, today, you either watched a video on Youtube, Facebook, or in Tiktok. And this also includes Kumu, if you are an active follower of the TV show, Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) or in general like watching streams or joining in … Read more

A Short Review of Shein (and paying using GCash to get a 10% Discount)

What is Shein? You may have heard of Shein, or not. I personally just learned about this from my wife a couple of days ago. Reading up for more information, I learned that Shein is a fashion brand from Nanjing, China, and is gaining popularity mainly with teens. Leveraging online social media channels like Instagram … Read more

Buying Call of Duty (COD) Points using GCash

Call of Duty is one of the most popular mobile games lately. As such microtransactions are also aplenty within the app. In the Philippines, as the COD franchise is being operated by Garena, any microtransaction needs to use the Garena currency called “shells”. This post is for explaining how to buy Garena shells, which correspond … Read more

GInsure – The How’s and Why’s Explained

GCash now has a built-in insurance marketplace, the first of its kind in the Philippines. In its pursuit of being an all-around lifestyle app, just like Alipay, they’ve also delved into selling insurance products. This is quite timely since we’ve all needed some kind of support especially in this time of the pandemic. A benefit … Read more

How to Convert GCash to Lazada Wallet Credits (and Gain Vouchers)

Online selling and e-commerce have been experiencing a boon because of our unique circumstances lately. Each monthly sale from Shopee and Lazada has generated new ceilings in terms of e-money usage and also in the numbers of sellers and buyers who transact online. Lazada, being also part-owned by Alipay, has many advantages compared with Shopee … Read more

Using Bux with GCash to Handle Payments

Bux is a payment gateway catering to all kinds of online merchants. Similar to Paymongo, they make payments easier especially for starting merchants and for side hustlers. How does Bux work? Payment gateways like Bux work around payment links. You can share this payment link with the buyer, this link opens a page that handles … Read more

An Exhaustive Guide in Setting up your RFIDs (AutoSweep, EasyTrip) and Reload in GCash

The pandemic, with all its effects on society, has also provided a great catalyst for societal change. There is no other motivator that has really accelerated all manner of online shopping, virtual meetings, and cashless payments until now. We can even see its effect on transportation, as we see jeepneys setting up seating barriers and … Read more

How to Enable Payoneer Cash-ins in GCash

A side-effect of the pandemic was the shift to online and cashless payments. Secondary to this is the boom of the gig economy as well as the proliferation of online shops. As such, Filipino freelancers and entrepreneurs have started to see the value of using Paypal and Payoneer to collect payments, especially for overseas transactions. … Read more