Pinoy Paydays: Eating more than shopping. Paying more than buying.

Pinoy Paydays:  Eating more than shopping.  Paying more than buying.

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Payday has often been touted as a time of increased spending power for the Filipino worker. But research reveals that payday is more about food than anything else. In an online survey of 345 respondents, Lazada Market Intelligence discovered that 47.4% of workers spend more on food during payday vs. 41% who spend the same.  26% of respondents spend 50% more and 21% claiming to spend up to twice as much for their payday meals. The payday meal is deeply ingrained in the Filipino psyche with 55%…