The frugal OFW

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Current Rank: 50 (Business & Finance)
Site Description: Unconventional Overseas Filipino Worker living a life of frugality to build wealth and achieve prosperity.
Date Joined: Jul 18, 2011

Tags: Frugality, OFW, Business, Simplicity, Investing

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75,000 Filipinos off to their dream
on Jul 4, 2012 in Philippines Job in the Philippines More than 75,000 Filipino jobseekers are off to their dream jobs after the recently concluded Jobgantic Career Fair 2012 series last June 14 at the SM City Cebu and June 22 and 23 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay, City. These tens...

How much risk i took in leaving Saudi Arabia?
on Jun 16, 2012 in Goal Setting Life Lessons Risk Most people I know were weary after informing them that I am planning to go home after 4 and half years in Saudi Arabia which makes me think right now about how much risk I took for declining the job offer and for leaving Riyadh. I cannot really blam...

5 Ways to Save Money Without Any Effort
on May 31, 2012 in Frugality Guest Posts Personal Finance Money saving This is a guest post from Ana Brady. We are surrounded by so many possibilities to cut down on our expenses, and we’re not even aware of it. The reason it’s so easy to reduce costs is because we’ve become a spoiled society with so many reckless...

Goodbye Saudi Arabia, til we meet again.
on May 25, 2012 in Uncategorized I am now here in Jeddah Airport particularly in coffee talk, waiting for the boarding time of my flight to Casablanca. I wanted to write this post while I am here in Saudi Arabia, I have actually been planning to write this but I was too busy for the...

So what will happen to my 1-Million Peso goal for this year?
on May 19, 2012 in Goal Setting Life Lessons Mind Setting Personal Life Story Goal Saving Last year in January, I listed a goal that was way too impossible for me to reach and that goal is to hit 1 Million Pesos for two years or by end of this year, 2012. However, as for the friends who are following this blog knows that I decided to go h...

Why I love the banking system in Saudi Arabia?
on May 16, 2012 in Frugality Money transfer Bank Al Bilad Banking system National Commercial Bank NCB OFWs in Saudi Arabia SADAD Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia is admittedly not a customary place for somebody who used to have a free kind of life particularly to the happy go lucky, party kind of people. If one couldn’t stand and live one Friday night not to go on a party then my advice is to a...

To my Wonder Mom, Happy Mother’s Day, the first chapter of our life.
on May 12, 2012 in Personal Life Story Mother's Day Wonder Mom This post is long overdue and supposed to be intended for my mother’s birthday last May 1 and it was also my first day of being jobless. So ideas coming in about a topic but there are unforeseen circumstances that really make me very busy these pas...

Investing Your Money Elsewhere
on May 2, 2012 in Guest Posts Investing Forex Gold Silver A guest post from James Brighton. We all know that the world we live in has changed dramatically since the economic crisis that hit in the world in the late 2000s. Whilst for some this has seen a dramatic fall in profits and investment strength, for...

Why am I going home for good and am I ready for it?
on Apr 19, 2012 in Life in Saudi Arabia Self Development Leaving Saudi Arabia OFW When I announced  to friends and other people that I am going home and will settle in the Philippines for good, lots of them were surprised, some were thinking that I got retrenched by the company I am working with. Actually the truth is, I think, I...

I am leaving Saudi Arabia soon, for good.
on Apr 8, 2012 in Life in Saudi Arabia Life Lessons Mind Setting Leaving Saudi Arabia OFW Forever OFWs in Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia This is not a farewell post from me or a sentimental written speech that most people do before leaving the company or country. This is just a mere update of what is recently going on in my life here overseas. Let me begin my story back in 2010 where...

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