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How To Apply For Your First Credit Card

  One of the challenges that Pinays face when they are new to the United States is applying for a credit card.  It's quite difficult to apply for one for the first time as there's not a lot of credit card companies who would be eager to extend you credit.  Why? Because you haven't established… Continue reading How To Apply For Your First Credit Card

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An evening with pinay friends

  My pinay (colloquial word for Filipina) friend invited me over to her twin son’s graduation party a couple of days ago. I was excited to go because that was an opportunity for me to meet and make new friends from my country. In my five years in the US I have only met a… Continue reading An evening with pinay friends

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America, my home away from home

Being among the many Filipinos living in the United States, I am one of those who were blessed to have found a home away from home. America is a great country. A wonderful place to live. The land of opportunities where dreams happen. A place for greener pasture for some, a refuge for others. Unlike… Continue reading America, my home away from home