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  1. #1

    Questions sa mga nasa abroad at nasa Pilipinas..

    Nasa abroad:...kung madami ka ng pera, gusto mo bang manirahan sa Pinas o dyan sa abroad?....bakit?

    Nasa Pinas:...kung me change kang mag abroad aalis ka ba ng Pinas...bakit?

  2. #2
    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    Nasa abroad:...kung madami ka ng pera, gusto mo bang manirahan sa Pinas o dyan sa abroad?....bakit?
    Kung madami ako pera enough to lead a decent life for me and family and provide good but not necessarily expensive education for the kids. No way. Masarap maging Filipino sa Pilipinas.

  3. #3
    It's a case by case basis, but it depends what "madami kang pera" means.

    Those who earn (I hate giving arbritary figures but let's say) P200k/month in the philippines would be considered "rich". Such person would be able to rent a nice house and hire maids and drivers and send their kids to good schools. I think most people like that would be content in staying in manila.

    Those earning the same amount (P200k/month) in a first world country would have a much more humble lifestyle. You'd need at least P1m/month to have anything close to what you'd get in manila.

    Granted, there are some things like safety and clean air that money can't buy and not everyone wants that "rich" lifestyle, but I'm sure it's a consideration.

  4. #4
    @ lolzipop

    ...right on...i feel the same way...hindi natin talaga maaalis ang pagka Pilipino natin kahit saan tayo pumunta at kahit gaano tayo katagal sa abroad...sa palagay ko karamihan sa ating mga nasa abroad eh gusto ding umuwi sa Pilipinas...thanks lolzipop...^_^...11:11

  5. #5
    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    Nasa abroad:...kung madami ka ng pera, gusto mo bang manirahan sa Pinas o dyan sa abroad?....bakit?
    Dito pa rin (sa Canada at sa US) para kasing worth talaga ng ginagastos mo yung mga nakukuha mong serbisyo,basta, hirap i explain eh.
    Pero syempre, gusto ko pa rin umuwi sa 'pinas from time to time, hindi para mamuhay for good kundi para magbakasyon.

  6. #6
    http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3287/2951485856_239de5cd9a.jpg

    This is more than enough reason for me not to think of migrating to another country.

  7. #7
    @ Pooh Bear

    ...ano ba yan...mangga at kakanin...mukhang napakasarap...^_^...sabagay kung okey naman ang income mo dyan sa Pinas eh mas masarap manirahan dyan...sa palagay ko lang naman...dito madami akong nakikikita na mga old timers, everyday nagkikita sila sa mga coffee shop. McDonalds, Malls...punta sila sa mga Indian Casino (kase libre ang bus)...o kaya punta sila sa Senior Citizen Center...yun lang karamihan ang ginagawa nila...me mga old Pinoy din dito na mga baguhan dito sa States na nag tratrabajo, kagaya ng Security Guard, Janitor, Care Giver...yun namang mga matatandang pumunta dito at naging citizen na sila after 5 years of staying here, yun meron na silang Social Supplementary Income (SSI) at least almost $900.00/month...kaya yun nawiwili na dito kase kung uuwi sila ng Pinas eh mawawala yun...kahit na bored sila dito eh stay na din sila dito...^_^

  8. #8
    @ Mickey2000

    ...gaano ka na ba katagal dyan sa Canada/US...yung sinabi mong "worth talaga ng ginagastos mo yung nakukuha mong serbisyo"...hindi ko ma gets kung anong ibig mong sabihin...do you mean your tax donation sa gobyerno...or the quality of service...^_^

  9. #9
    @ wazdog

    ...what i meant by "madaming pera" was sufficient monthly income there in the Philippines without working...well, actually i don't really know how much monthly income i need to live there comportably...^_^

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    I don't know when I get my grad, I like to teach in Asia as political science professor maybe. I don't know if I can live in the Philippines forever, nor in America. I want to travel the rest of my life. But I am for sure going to buy a house in Tagaytay in the future.

  11. #11
    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    @ Mickey2000

    ...gaano ka na ba katagal dyan sa Canada/US...yung sinabi mong "worth talaga ng ginagastos mo yung nakukuha mong serbisyo"...hindi ko ma gets kung anong ibig mong sabihin...do you mean your tax donation sa gobyerno...or the quality of service...^_^
    I lived in US for 6 years and now 1 year here in Canada and counting.
    Yeah, we pay taxes pero kita naman walang traffic (at least where I live ha, )even the public school, talagang ang quality ng education wala akong masabi, my boys are both in school (JK and 2nd grader), 16 to 17 students, with two teachers and 3 assistant teachers, have computer access.Sa atin, para maka avail ng ganong klaseng quality ng school, you need to pay hundreds of dollars sa private. The 911 services is talagang reliable, the hospitals,malinis talaga, poor and rich have the same access of healthcare, pero of course yung super rich can afford ang super private room na parang hotel, but I'm just saying....

  12. #12
    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    @ Pooh Bear

    ...ano ba yan...mangga at kakanin...mukhang napakasarap...^_^...sabagay kung okey naman ang income mo dyan sa Pinas eh mas masarap manirahan dyan...sa palagay ko lang naman...dito madami akong nakikikita na mga old timers, everyday nagkikita sila sa mga coffee shop. McDonalds, Malls...punta sila sa mga Indian Casino (kase libre ang bus)...o kaya punta sila sa Senior Citizen Center...yun lang karamihan ang ginagawa nila...me mga old Pinoy din dito na mga baguhan dito sa States na nag tratrabajo, kagaya ng Security Guard, Janitor, Care Giver...yun namang mga matatandang pumunta dito at naging citizen na sila after 5 years of staying here, yun meron na silang Social Supplementary Income (SSI) at least almost $900.00/month...kaya yun nawiwili na dito kase kung uuwi sila ng Pinas eh mawawala yun...kahit na bored sila dito eh stay na din sila dito...^_^
    isa pa yan, kahit simple lang ang trabaho mo, ma e enjoy mo talaga, pag summer, you can afford to go on a vacation and be luxurious a li'l bit, sa pinas, wala puro trabaho pero kulang pa rin, ang isang araw na absent, laking kawalan.

  13. #13
    kapag ako nanalo sa lotto... sa pilipinas ako titira... or pede ring 6 months sa states , then 6 months sa pinas... pero im sure i'd be staying more in the philippines, ang saya - saya kaya diyan...pero masaya rin naman dito.. pero ibang level talaga sa pinas..

    haayy nakaka-miss talaga..

  14. #14
    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    @ Pooh Bear

    ...ano ba yan...mangga at kakanin...mukhang napakasarap...^_^...sabagay kung okey naman ang income mo dyan sa Pinas eh mas masarap manirahan dyan...sa palagay ko lang naman...dito madami akong nakikikita na mga old timers, everyday nagkikita sila sa mga coffee shop. McDonalds, Malls...punta sila sa mga Indian Casino (kase libre ang bus)...o kaya punta sila sa Senior Citizen Center...yun lang karamihan ang ginagawa nila...me mga old Pinoy din dito na mga baguhan dito sa States na nag tratrabajo, kagaya ng Security Guard, Janitor, Care Giver...yun namang mga matatandang pumunta dito at naging citizen na sila after 5 years of staying here, yun meron na silang Social Supplementary Income (SSI) at least almost $900.00/month...kaya yun nawiwili na dito kase kung uuwi sila ng Pinas eh mawawala yun...kahit na bored sila dito eh stay na din sila dito...^_^
    That's bagoong, not kakanin, but kakanin can be another reason for me not to leave this country.

  15. #15

    stay...

    here abroad and visit the Phil. to getaway & unwind. Use some of the money in a business venture that will link me to the PI para back & forth lang ako.

  16. #16
    @glamorous03

    ...well, baka naman bili ka ng bili ng lotto pero hindi mo tinitingnan kung nanalo ka...lol...meron akong kamag anak na yun ang ginawa 6 months dito then 6 months sa Pinas...nung umuwi sya nagpagawa ng bahay sa province, then nagpagawa din ng Ball Room dancing hall, kase mahilig sumayaw...yun kumikita naman yung hall nya at nag eenjoy pa sya...nung huling nakita ko eh nag mukhang bata, lol...sabagay dito naman eh masaya din ako, kase everyday naman ako sa casino...lol...at panay din ang travel ko...nakakasawa din, kase parang walang binatbat kung kumpara mo sa Pinas...iba talaga ang feeling mo kung nasa bayan mong sinilangan....^_^

  17. #17
    ^^ oo naman.. mayamn naman yung kamaganak mo..buti nga ikaw travel and poker lang ang ginagawa... eh kami ? hahah LOL..

    ay buhay..

  18. #18
    @ Pooh Bear

    ...nag iba na ata ang itsura ng bagoong natin...ang alam kong bagoong eh yung monamon na gawa ata sa Pangasinan yun...at saka yung alamang...alam mo ba na meron na din dito ng halos lahat na pagkaing Pinoy...eto nga kumakain ako ng balot...hahaha...hello nga pala sa iyo....^_^

  19. #19
    @glamorous03

    ...hello nga pala sa iyo...^_^...eh wala na akong maisip gawin...hirap din kase ng nag iisa...buti na lang na discover ko itong site na ito...^_^

  20. #20

    Job prospects in 'Pinas = bleak.

    Quote Originally Posted by Ninong11:11 View Post
    Nasa abroad:...kung madami ka ng pera, gusto mo bang manirahan sa Pinas o dyan sa abroad?....bakit?
    Nope, what kind of job will I find in 'Pinas?

    -Just_JT
    I.need.to.earn.a.living.

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