We’ve posted an extensive account of our house building experiences. Thousands of doctors, nurses and seamen are trained in Iloilo every year.There are decent restaurants, and you can find and buy most of what you need at the markets, numerous malls or the downtown commercial area.(Source: ) This is why you see even highly educated professionals that will scam foreigners in order to leave.If a Filipino engineer scams a foreigner for a green card she/he can support his entire extended family on a single US engineer's salary.
Because it's a relatively easy way to earn money.I have chatted and webcammed with many of them, however it seems to me that 90% of the really pretty ones are on the hunt for one thing sooner or later...MONEY! They'll have multiple profiles or keep popping up using same hot, usually fake, profile pics. Don't take the online game too seriously and DONT send money to someone you never met in person.Some are very direct and within a few minutes ask for help with food, or "buy me a webcam so we can chat better", or "my dad had a heartattack today, can you help me? I've heard theres even online websites teaching girls how to do it! While we love living in the Philippines, we try to present a balanced view of the pluses and minuses of living in the Philippines.Be sure to read our short essay: “Reality Check: the Philippines – a tropical paradise for the retiree? The Philippine government offers some the easiest and least expensive options for foreign retirees.