Part 1, and here’s Part 2.
If you are a Filipino, but most of the stuff you regularly buy is imported, I suggest you consider doing a similar exercise as I have done: replace 12 imported products that you regularly use with Filipino counterparts. Here’s a maxim for good citizenship: If you want to build your country, buy what your country builds. It’s not rocket science to realize the difference between our hard earned money staying here on these shores vs. our hard earned money going elsewhere.
But what do most Filipinos do? Our colonial mentality takes control of our wallets, and so our kitchens, our cupboards, our bathrooms, and our closets are filled with products from America, Europe, even other parts of Asia…with hardly a Filipino product in sight. Surely, we can be better Filipino citizens than that, and so how about making Buy Pinoy a mantra for 2017? The three-part article gives 12 products or brands to help you get started, with below being the final group of products.