How I Updated My Last Name At Pag-IBIG Fund

Last December (2022), I downloaded the Virtual Pag-IBIG app on my phone. After I created my account, I proceeded to check my regular savings for the year. I was surprised to see that only my contributions from January to June (2022) were visible on the app. At first I thought it was just a glitchContinue reading “How I Updated My Last Name At Pag-IBIG Fund”

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Countries That Filipinos Can Visit Visa Free In 2023

According to the Henley Passport Index, the Philippine Passport is 78th among global passports. As of this writing, a Philippine Passport holder may visit 67 countries without a visa (38 no visa and , 29 visa on arrival). Japan has the most powerful passport — its holders can visit 193 countries without a visa. NextContinue reading “Countries That Filipinos Can Visit Visa Free In 2023”

The SSS Workers’ Investment Savings Program Plus: All You Need To Know

Before the end of 2022, the Social Security System (SSS) launched the Workers’ Investment and Savings Program Plus (WISP Plus) – a voluntary savings and investment scheme open to employed and self-employed SSS members and Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs). WISP provides an additional source of retirement benefits for members, aside from the usual SSS pension.Continue reading “The SSS Workers’ Investment Savings Program Plus: All You Need To Know”

SIM Card Registration: All You Need To Know

On December 27, 2022, the SIM Card Registration Act will finally take effect. This means that new and existing SIM cards must be registered by its owners for it to function. Failure to register your SIM after the prescribed period will automatically deactivate it. Here are some important things you need to know about SIMContinue reading “SIM Card Registration: All You Need To Know”

When To Renew Your Car Registration: Your 2023 Guide

Your schedule for car registration renewal can be determined through your license plate number. The last digit represents the month of your registration while the second-to-the-last digit refers to the week. To never miss your turn, refer to the table below: LAST DIGIT OF PLATE NUMBER MONTH 1 January 2 February 3 March 4 AprilContinue reading “When To Renew Your Car Registration: Your 2023 Guide”

How To Upgrade Your UMID Card To A UMID ATM Pay Card

You may now apply for a UMID ATM Pay Card or have your existing one upgraded for free. Here’s how: This is open to all SSS members who applied for the generic UMID card and those who have yet to receive their UMID cards. Upgrading to the new ATM pay card is free of charge.Continue reading “How To Upgrade Your UMID Card To A UMID ATM Pay Card”

Fake FB Pages Nag Nag-aalok Ng Birth Certificate Na Dapat Iwasan

Isa ako sa libo-libong Pilipino na umaasa sa online ordering and delivery services araw-araw. Mula sa pagkain, gamot, damit, groceries, libro, sapatos, at bag — lahat na halos ng kailangan ko araw-araw ay sa online shops ko na binibili. Nakakatipid kasi ako sa oras, pera, at effort — napaka convenient talaga. Kung matagal na kayongContinue reading “Fake FB Pages Nag Nag-aalok Ng Birth Certificate Na Dapat Iwasan”

Paano Itama Ang Maling Gender, Birthdate, At Birth Month Sa Birth Certificate?

Kung mali ang gender (kasarian) na naka check sa iyong birth certificate, puwede mo itong ipa-correct nang hindi na dumadaan sa court proceeding. Ganun din kung ang mali naman ay ang iyong birthday (petsa lang) o birth month. Narito ang paraan kung papano maitatama ang ganitong klase ng errors sa birth certificate. Wrong Gender AngContinue reading “Paano Itama Ang Maling Gender, Birthdate, At Birth Month Sa Birth Certificate?”