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

How to Buy Cryptocurrencies in Binance using GCash

Cryptocurrency is such a hot topic lately. It seems like the Wild West from where we are sitting. From Tesla investing billions in BTC, De-Fi (Decentralized Finance) reaching billions of US dollars in locked-in value, and NFTs (nonfungible tokens) suddenly becoming a buzzword as millions of US dollars exchange hands buying digital art — it’s … Read more

How to Quickly Setup your own QR Code for your Store (without Registering as a Merchant)

It used to be hard to get your own QR code if you had your own small business. You needed to email iwantgcashqr@mynt.xyz and wait for your QR code to arrive before you could display it. There was no other way. For most small businesses, the only way to get GCash acceptance was via Send … Read more

Buying Ragnarok M: Eternal Love Consumables (Zeny, Big Cat Coins, and Limited Special Gifts) Using GCash

Ragnarok M: Eternal Love is a game that is close to my heart as I was part of the first wave of Ragnarok Online players more than a decade ago. I still have the original CD given by Level-Up! and also some sealed top-up cards as well. When they announced Ragnarok M: Eternal Love, I … Read more

How to Buy Kumu Coins using GCash (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