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‘Release’ the coins from your piggy banks


Somebody recently gave me a big alkansiya (coin bank). After I started putting P5 and P10 coins in it, I wondered if saving money this way would affect the supply of coins and make it difficult for establishments and public utility vehicles (PUVs) to give exact change.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

A toast to power couple’s 20 years of marriage


Power couple Cris and Butch Albert, Fila Philippines president/CEO and chair, respectively, celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary at their favorite dining place and namesake, the Prince Albert Rotisserie of InterContinental hotel, dahlings.

Posted: February 12th, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

Why is art forgery on the rise again?


Ramon “Richie” Lerma is the director and chief curator of the Ateneo Art Gallery (AAG) at the Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City. He used to teach at the university’s fine arts program. Today he is an adviser of Salcedo Auctions at Three Salcedo Place, Salcedo Village, Makati City.

Posted: December 9th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

How to protect and grow your nest egg–advice for average senior Joes and Jolinas (like me)


You’ve probably heard Suze Orman’s mantra: Pay yourself first! Her point was, you need to save and invest wisely because you have obligations to meet, emergencies to cover and the future to provide for.

Posted: August 26th, 2012 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

MET Museum exhibits Bangko Sentral collection of works by UST masters

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (formerly Central Bank of the Philippines) has collected paintings. The first accessions of major works by contemporary artists were made in 1971. In the 1980s, the scope of the collection was expanded “to the origins of Philippine paintings,” resulting, in the words of art critic Emmanuel S. Torres, “in the [...]

Posted: August 15th, 2011 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »