Tag Archives: Banking

Latest Inflation Rate In The Philippines: Highest Since 2011

Latest Inflation rate in the Philippines Update: January 2021 inflation rate is 4.2% Month-Ahead Inflation Forecast The BSP projects January 2021 inflation to settle within the 3.3 – 4.1 percent range. Higher prices for fuel and meat as well as increased Meralco power rates and excise taxes on alcoholic beverages and tobacco contributed to upward price pressures during… Read More »

Landbank EMV Card Will Replace The Magnetic Stripe Card

Landbank EMV Card Will Replace The Magnetic Stripe Landbank Visa Debit and Regular ATM Cards. The Landbank of the Philippines, one of the biggest bank in the country, has announced the released of the landbank EMV Card. The Landbank EMV Card will replace the magnetic stripe landbank visa debit cards and landbank regular ATM cards which will be deactivated… Read More »

Pag-Ibig Fund Calamity Loan

Are you aware that an active member of the Pag-Ibig Fund is entitled to the Pag-Ibig Fund Calamity Loan if the member reside in a place declared by the local government unit (LGU) as under a state of calamity?   In the event of a typhoon or any calamity, you as an active member can expect to avail of… Read More »

Philippine Banks With No Maintaining Balance

Philippine banks with no maintaining balance, are there such?   I wanted to open a Philippine Bank with no maintaining balance for the purpose of saving for a rainy day.   I have also a relative abroad that occasionally send me money by way of a remittance and I need a savings account for that purpose.   It… Read More »