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Disability Diligence: Expat Life

Last updated on: 27th July, 2018, 4:09 PM   I thought I had all of the bases covered when it came to living in the Philippines with my hearing loss disability. Nope! The Disability Decision The decision to move to a foreign country for those with a disability is never quickly made. People with disabilities […]

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How To Download Your FaceBook Archive

Last updated on: 24th March, 2018, 8:21 PM Expats need to keep careful records. We also need to keep our information easy to access and, when things go wrong, restore. Here I take a look at downloading your Facebook archive.  Facebook Data Woes Facebook has been in the bad news section lately due to a […]

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Customer Disservice: Expat Living

Last updated on: 8th November, 2017, 7:57 PM   Living in the Philippines isn’t all sunshine and beach time. Sometimes things go haywire and you have to be prepared for customer disservice. No Warranty, Sir We bought a rechargeable fan/lantern combo over a year ago. We used it three or four times during electrical storms […]

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Unusual business practice in the Philippines

Last updated on: 14th May, 2014, 2:01 PMAs foreigners, we’re bound to run into some of what we might call unusual business practices in the Philippines. ┬áBanking is a lot more involved in the Philippines as I’ve written about. But so are other types of business. Normally when I go online to find information about […]

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Are you an expert?

Last updated on: 25th June, 2013, 11:25 PMOne of the great things about the Internet and the Web is the nearly instant ability to share information. One of the bad things about the Internet and the Web is that it’s very hard to judge the value of the information that is being shared with us. […]

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