Many potential expats want to know what the cost of living in the Philippines is. I don’t think the cost of living in the Philippines for 2012 will rise a lot. The most likely area to see cost rising are the same as the rest of the world. Energy cost have gone up a great…
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Minimum Wage In The Philippines 2011 The minimum wage in the Philippines is set in each region. Thus the minimum wage in the Philippines varies a great deal based on where one lives. The minimum wage in the Philippines is quite low and it is set by the day rather than the hour. When the…
How much is 1000 dollars in the Philippines is another question I am asked a lot. I’m always a little unsure what they mean. Does one mean how many peso is that or do they mean is that a lot of money?
To most Filipino $1000 would be a huge amount of money, to others not so much. Most Filipinos earn less $300 a month. Mostearn a lot less than that. So it would $1000 would a lot of money in the Philippines if you consider it that way
I have been living in the Philippines for more than three years now. I love living in the Philippines but that doesn’t mean you will. It also doesn’t mean I’m living in heaven. Sometimes I use the word paradise loosely. It really isn’t a paradise but it is very close.
There is just no perfect place on earth and the Philippines has its share of dangers and problems. Things are not going to be up to your standard of living. Going for a walk can present problems. There could be an open manhole cover, a broken sidewalk with missing slabs with a deep hole waiting for you to stick your foot in. Even the little things require adjustments.
Living in the Philippines can turn a low point in your life into something wonderful. The lost cost of living in the Philippines and the women of the Philippines are two of the my main reason for choosing to live in the Philippines.
So, this will serve as another article in many about living cheaper by living in the Philippines.