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

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

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

Buying Stocks in COLFinancial Using GCash

Stock Trading and Mutual Funds are some of the investments that the typical Filipino has no deep knowledge of. Usually when we talk about assets, typically what people think about are the tangible ones like jewelry, cash, real estate. But often overlooked are some of the intangible ones like stocks, bonds, securities, or patents. Stock … Read more

A Bitcoin Explainer and How to Buy Bitcoins Using GCash

You might have heard of Bitcoin and have a Coins.ph account. But what is it really? Can we actually use Bitcoin to buy anything? Why is the price so volatile? In this article let me try to simplify things and explain Bitcoin and how to convert your funds in GCash into Bitcoin and vice versa. … Read more