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More OFW families are now saving and investing

Now, here’s one more good news.

According to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), almost half of the families of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) are now saving and investing part of the remittances they are receiving.

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Withdraw PayPal via Xoom from same country — allowed or not?

One of our members, Joanna (ani*****, wrote to tell us about‘s confusing policy on intra-country transfer of PayPal funds.

Joanna wants to convert her PayPal funds to cash via Xoom. She contacted Xoom to inquire whether it is indeed possible to make an intra-country transfer, that is transfer funds from a PayPal Philippines account to an account holder in the Philippines.

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