Pag-IBIG Housing Loan Programs Orientation Schedule

If you plan to apply for a Pag-IBIG housing loan soon, know that the first thing you need to do is attend a loan counseling session at designated Pag-IBIG offices.  To help you plan your trip to Pag-IBIG, here are their schedules for the said counseling session, as well as the addresses of the officesContinue reading “Pag-IBIG Housing Loan Programs Orientation Schedule”

5 Easy Steps to Become a Pag-IBIG Member

Apart from being a member of the SSS, you will also be required by your employers to submit your Pag-IBIG membership number.  Pag-IBIG, or the Home Development Mutual Fund is a Government-owned and controlled corporation responsible for the administration of affordable shelter financing to Pinoys. Like SSS, there are different types of membership under Pag-IBIG. Continue reading “5 Easy Steps to Become a Pag-IBIG Member”

How Married Women Can Keep Their Maiden Names

They say the greatest gift your father can give you is his name.  However for women, their father’s names get replaced with their husband’s when they marry.  They embrace the heritage that comes with their new last name and become associated with the husbands’ family tree. Do women have the option to keep their father’sContinue reading “How Married Women Can Keep Their Maiden Names”

How to Withdraw your Pag-IBIG Fund Contributions

Like your savings deposits in your bank, you also have the option to withdraw your contributions from the Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) or Pag-IBIG.  Each member has the right to refund their total accumulated savings or TAV, which includes their monthly savings, employer share, and total annual dividend earnings. There are, however, certain criteriaContinue reading “How to Withdraw your Pag-IBIG Fund Contributions”

Just Married! How to Update your Marital Status in Government IDs and Documents

After getting married, the next thing the couple needs to attend to are the updating of their IDs and other public documents, from their old civil status to that of married.  For women, they also have the option to change their maiden last name and begin using their husband’s last name in their IDs andContinue reading “Just Married! How to Update your Marital Status in Government IDs and Documents”

Pag-IBIG: Online Home Loan Application

We all know that the process of applying for a Housing Loan with the Pag-IBIG fund can be a long and daunting course.  Most of the time, applicants are compelled to take a leave from work and hop from one government office to another in order to complete the necessary documents.  After submitting all theContinue reading “Pag-IBIG: Online Home Loan Application”

Are You Qualified for a Pag-IBIG Housing Loan?

Wondering if you are already qualified to apply for a housing loan with Pag-IBIG?  Here’s how you can run a quick assessment based on the requirements published by Pag-IBIG. There are four key considerations you need to take note of when applying for a housing loan: Your Pag-IBIG Membership Your Age Your Capacity to PayContinue reading “Are You Qualified for a Pag-IBIG Housing Loan?”

The National ID System: Something To Look Forward To

In 2015, the House of Representatives approved House Bill No. 5060 requiring all Filipinos to be issued a national identification card.  This covers Filipinos in the country and those residing abroad.  It shall serve as the main identification of Filipinos and will be required for all government transactions such as applications for driver’s license andContinue reading “The National ID System: Something To Look Forward To”