Get a complete step-by-step guide for the new 2024 annual reporting process for foreigners living in the Philippines. Learn how to use the new online system for virtual annual reporting. Save time at Bureau of Immigration, without missing key deadlines & benefits.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
2024 Philippines Online Annual Reporting Requirement Guide for Expats

Are you thinking about becoming an expat in the Philippines? Are you confused about what life is really like? This guide will help you make the decision and provide real-word insights into the benefits, challenges, pros, and cons of living as an American expat in this exciting Southeast Asian retirement destination.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
Expat Life in the Philippines: An American Expat’s Pros and Cons

All foreigners thinking about marriage in the Philippines need to know about prenups. Philippines laws around divorce are very different from other countries. This guide introduces expats to the key requirements for a legally valid Philippines prenuptial agreement and how to protect their financial assets during a divorce.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
Foreigner’s Guide To Prenuptial Agreements in the Philippines- Protecting Your Money

Understanding the differences between public, private, PhilHealth, and expat health insurance options is a confusing topic for most foreigners in the Philippines. This guide uncomplicates the Philippine health insurance system with how-tos, expert insights, and insider tips to help you make an informed health decision.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
A Comprehensive Guide To Philippines Health Insurance For Expats

If you plan on living in the Philippines, it’s important to understand that despite recent advancements, the country’s healthcare system varies from excellent to awful. From PhilHealth to HMOs, private insurance to public healthcare, this guide provides key details about healthcare in the Philippines that every expat must know.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
24 Facts About Healthcare In The Philippines Every Expat Must Know

Learn the best ways I have found to send money to the Philippines. This guide shows the best ways to safely and securely send money from the US to the Philippines. Learn hassle-free low cost remittance methods to transfer money quickly and easily to yourself, friends, or family.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
How Do I Send Money to the Philippines? My Remittance Rundown

Compare living in expensive places in Makati vs Bonifacio Global City and affordable neighborhoods like Pasig vs. Quezon City. Compare upper-class cities in Metro Manila vs. new suburban development lifestyle centers. See the best examples of high-end and budget apartments for expats to live.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
Best Places To Live In Manila- An Expat Guide To Metro Neighborhoods

Don’t get sick, eating disgusting and expensive food. More than a guide to the best restaurants, this guide provides real-life examples of Filipino High-End dining, Budget eats, and best places for groceries in Manila, Philippines

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
An Expat Guide On Where To Eat In Manila [Best Restaurants and Groceries]

Are you a foreigner looking to buy property in the Philippines? This guide will help you navigate the complex foreign ownership rules and understand your options for buying land, purchasing a house, or buying a condo unit.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
Can Foreigners Buy Property In The Philippines? [Options, Tips, Laws]

Having fun and enjoying your stay in the Philippines, and overstayed your Philippines visa? Stay calm. This article guides expats who accidentally overstay in the Philippines and explains the fines, process, penalties, and risks of being blacklisted from returning to the Philippines in the future.

Asia, Live Abroad, Philippines  by   Marco Sison
What To Do If You Overstay in the Philippines? Penalties, Blacklists, Extensions