How to spend your Christmas bonus wisely

MANILA - December is easily the busiest time of the year for Filipinos. All the excitement and reunions and parties can also have the side effect of spending through the nose.

Yes, you’ve got your bonus to go around, and that’s fine. But even if you say you’ve got a hefty bonus to work with, it won’t go that far--especially if you spend it all in one place.

In the Philippines, all employees receive government-mandated 13th month pay; some also get bonuses depending on their companies.

It’s okay to spend some of the money, but to make the most out of your Christmas bonus, here are a few tips:

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