Claiming Your SSS and Philhealth Benefits: A Right and A Responsibility

Matagal na akong hindi nakapag hulog sa aking SSS / Philhealth account; ngayon, may sakit ako at maco-confine.  Pwede ko bang habulin ang mga nalibanan kong buwan para makapag claim pa din ako ng benefits? This is a common question we receive from followers.  Apparently, a lot of Filipinos think that paying their monthly contributionsContinue reading “Claiming Your SSS and Philhealth Benefits: A Right and A Responsibility”

Philhealth Benefits: When Is A Member Eligible to Claim?

Are you a Philhealth member?  Do you regularly check if your contributions are posted on your account?  What could be the reasons why a paying member may not be able to use his Philhealth benefits? Regular remittance of premium contributions must be maintained in order for a Philhealth member to avail of the benefits seamlessly. Continue reading “Philhealth Benefits: When Is A Member Eligible to Claim?”

Effects of Non-Reporting of SSS Remittances

A person’s SSS membership must be kept active at all times.  Keeping your information, contributions, and loan payments (if you have any) updated help you avoid inconveniences when claiming for your benefits later on. But what if a member (whether employed or voluntary) or his employer fails to update the SSS contributions and payments?  WhatContinue reading “Effects of Non-Reporting of SSS Remittances”

Philhealth Contribution Table for 2016

Ailments, especially those that require hospital confinement, surgery, and maintenance medications can be challenging not just on the physical aspect, but more so on our finances. When one gets employed, he is required to submit his Philhealth number to ensure that all contributions are properly remitted by his employer into his account.  Even self-employed individuals,Continue reading “Philhealth Contribution Table for 2016”