How to Convert GCash to ShopeePay and Get Freebies

Online selling and buying have been really lucrative lately because of the number of people working and staying at home. We can see monthly sales left and right in the two biggest online marketplaces — Lazada and Shopee. But with these going on, there are also those who want to maximize their purchases by looking … Read more

How to Use GCash in Online Shopping Sites (Lazada, Shopee, Carousell, Zalora)

E-commerce has been on an upswing for a while now, even before the quarantine. Now, it’s as strong as ever due to enterprising Filipinos who are leveraging the cheaper fees of delivery services like Grab/Lalamove. Coupled with increased usage of digital wallets like GCash, there is no other way but up for e-commerce and for … Read more

GCash and Robinsons

Robinsons malls and supermarkets are one of the biggest, respectively in the Philippines. Robinsons own a lot of different brands and with their partnership with GCash, make them one of the largest partners. Some brands that are under the Robinson’s Retail Holdings, Inc (RRHI) include: Robinsons Department Store Robinsons Supermarket Handyman True Value Ministop True … Read more

GCash with Online and Offline Drugstores

Lately, I’ve noticed that more and more people have grown to become accustomed to having their orders delivered. I think this is or will be the new normal for quite some time, even after this quarantine ends. As such, we have online shops becoming more popular. Drugstores are no different. I’ve thought of having a … Read more

How to Pay Online Supermarkets Using GCash

During this quarantine period, one of the most tedious and tiring things to do is to line up for a grocery run. Sometimes, I would line up for hours just to be able to go inside the mall or the supermarket itself. Then afterward, there’s another line for the cashier. You need to be prepared … Read more

Puregold and GCash

Puregold, the go-to supermarket of every Filipino, always provides the lowest priced items commonly used in households. They are the best place to buy retail goods for a sari-sari store business, any kind of small business, or for the daily needs of a family. What we don’t know about Puregold is its commitment to being … Read more

Paying with GCash in Food Delivery Apps (Grabfood, FoodPanda, Lalamove)

Currently, since we are in quarantine, one of the most sought after resources is food, and as such we can see a lot of people using delivery services in buying and ordering food. The other day, I was walking to pick up delivery outside and I passed by a fast-food restaurant. I saw a lot … Read more

How to Pay via GCash in Delivery Services (Lalamove and Grab)

Oftentimes we think that our delivery/logistics services can only support plain old cash for payments to drivers. But for some providers like Lalamove and Grab, we can actually use our bank debit cards as payment, and as an extension, we can also use our GCash Mastercards and AMEX Virtual Pay as payment options as well. … Read more

How to Use GCash in 7-11

As 7-11 is one of the most mainstream convenience stores in the Philippines, you can not only buy food, alcohol but also pay for bills and load using the Cliqq machine. But if you ask me, I think Japan still holds the gold standard for convenience stores with its ATMs, photocopiers, magazines, comfort rooms and … Read more

Enabling GCash Payments in Google (via Play Store, Youtube, etc.)

Buying something in the Google ecosystem without a credit or debit card is a bit of a hassle — even if we have options in the form of GCash Mastercard or the AMEX Virtual Pay within the GCash app. Sometimes people don’t have their Mastercard cards with them. AMEX sometimes is bothersome because you need … Read more