Is Your Online Filipino Specialist An Employee?

I get asked this question a lot. Recently, I got an email from Karen and I wanted to share my response for people who have the same question. My business partner is concerned about hiring an OFS directly instead of using an agency out of concerns that this is going to...

The SSS Benefit For Your OFS Explained

Every time I mention SSS I get tons of questions. Here we go. First,  this is completely optional. You don’t have to pay for it. But if you can afford to, it’s a nice thing you can do for your OFS. – SSS stands for Social Security System. It’s a state-run...

Your OFS And Taxes

Let me preface this by saying I am not an accountant or a tax attorney. I’m simply sharing how we’ve been dealing with taxes and our OFS for years. This is how 5 different accountants have dealt with it for us. Also, my OFS Jamie is not an accountant. What she shared...

4 Ways To Disaster-Proof Your OFS

In my newsletter, I post regular updates on typhoons and earthquakes in the Philippines. Some of you might be worried if outsourcing to the Philippines is worth it, given that they go through 30-something typhoons, volcanic eruptions, and earthquakes every year. Yes!...