GSIS Now Accepting Applications for College Scholarship Program for AY 2016-2017

Magandang balita para sa mga estudyante na naghahanap ng pagkakataon na mabigyan ng scholarship sa kolehiyo. Ang Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) ay kasalukuyang tumatanggap ng mga applications para sa GSIS Scholarship Program o GSP para sa academic year 2016 – 2017.  Mas pinalawak ang coverage ng scholarship ngayong taon para mas marami ang maabotContinue reading “GSIS Now Accepting Applications for College Scholarship Program for AY 2016-2017”

DFA Imposes 30-day Ban on No-show Passport Applicants

Setting an appointment with the DFA to apply for a new passport or have an old one renewed, is free of charge.  All you have to do is log on to the website, choose a DFA branch nearest you, and block off your preferred date and time for the passport application.  It is aContinue reading “DFA Imposes 30-day Ban on No-show Passport Applicants”

To Tow or Not To Tow

In light of the recent illegal towing incident in Quezon City, a lot of questions were raised about the government’s policies on towing vehicles.  Towing is a rampant practice in the metropolis; its purpose is to clear major and side roads of illegally parked vehicles that cause traffic build-up, especially during rush hours.  However, basedContinue reading “To Tow or Not To Tow”

Free Online Courses from TESDA

Magandang balita para sa mga mahilig mag research o palawakin pa ang kanilang kaalaman tungkol sa Information Technology, Web Development gamit ang HTML5 at CSS3, Animation 3D, at iba pa.  Ang Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) ay nagbibigay ng libreng online courses sa IT, Animation, at iba pang web development interests. Makakatulong itoContinue reading “Free Online Courses from TESDA”

Calendar for School Year 2016 – 2017

The Department of Education announced the official start and end dates of school year 2016 to 2017.  Classes will begin on June 13, 2016 and will end on April 7, 2017.  Private schools may not necessarily follow the dates however, they are not allowed to start classes earlier than the first Monday of June orContinue reading “Calendar for School Year 2016 – 2017”

Common Reasons Why Some Women are Denied the SSS Maternity Benefits

Our article on the SSS Maternity Benefits Reimbursement gathered a lot of feedback and questions from women wanting to avail of the SSS maternity benefits.  A handful were asking why their claims were denied in spite of following the step-by-step process we posted. We conducted further research on the reasons why some are not grantedContinue reading “Common Reasons Why Some Women are Denied the SSS Maternity Benefits”

3,320 Job Opportunities with the Government, Apply Now!

Good news to this year’s graduates and those seeking to be employed by the government!  Five key government agencies have just announced a total of 3,320 job vacancies, waiting to be filled in by young and deserving Filipinos. Take your pick from among the following government offices and find out where your skills and competenciesContinue reading “3,320 Job Opportunities with the Government, Apply Now!”

Problems with NSO Birth Certificate: My Father Changed His Name on his Marriage Certificate

Mildred is the eldest daughter of Mang Gerry and Aling Myrna.  She migrated to the U.S. and earned her citizenship when she married her fiancé who is a natural-born citizen of America.  Two years after she was sworn in, she petitioned for her parents to legally stay in the U.S. with her and her husband.Continue reading “Problems with NSO Birth Certificate: My Father Changed His Name on his Marriage Certificate”