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Are you dating online? Never fall in love with an illusion

Online dating has fast become a worldwide industry and lots of people have met successfully on the net. The backside of the medal is the huge number of scammers who rake in large amounts every day from love-hungry victims. Here in the Philippines, scamming is feeding lots of cynical and dishonest men and women all […]

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I am 31; what matters to me now?

I was an extremely competitive kid when I was young. I always wanted to be the absolute best in class and I got the biggest breakdown of my life when I transferred to a new school. For the first time, I was not on the honor roll because I was a transferee. The approval of […]

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Courage to Change and Will to Self-Insight: We owe it to ourselves

We should never be satisfied with a life that isn’t offering rooms for personal and professional development. I like to learn and discover new stuff so that I will keep on moving forward. Since I am full of passion for a lot of things, I find it hard to focus. As I trudge my way […]

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Why Many Filipina Professionals Marry Foreigners?

Here in Davao like most places in our country, it is very common to see young Filipinas together with older foreigners. This started probably with sailors visiting our harbors and falling in love with a bar girl and decided to marry her, and live here. Later, the Internet opened up for “mail-order brides”, a possibility […]

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Mindanao is Waiting for your Business Initiative

Wherever you go in Mindanao, you can see foreigners on leisure or business trips to different parts of the island.  Some of them are temporarily or permanently residing here, the so-called “ex-pats”. They consider Mindanao as a very good place to live, and many are married here. You can live and support a family very […]

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Mindanao: An Amazing and Upcoming Beach-Holiday Destination

Dreaming of a great vacation getaway? I promise you, my dear island Mindanao has a lot to offer. Whether you’re a true adventurer or just want a piece of solitude, beaches here are perfect destinations often with white sand and corals, crystal-clear waters, water sports, and other attractions. One reason that made Mindanao the land […]