Will A Foreign Divorce Be Recognized In The Philippines?

A Filipino citizen (husband) and a foreign citizen (wife) marry in the Philippines; sometime later, the foreign spouse files and is granted a divorce in her country. Will the Filipino spouse be able to marry again in the Philippines by virtue of the foreign divorce papers sent to him by his ex-wife? When I didContinue reading “Will A Foreign Divorce Be Recognized In The Philippines?”

What To Do When The Annotation On The Annulment Of Your Marriage Does Not Reflect On Your PSA Marriage Certificate

After an annulment is granted to a married couple, the details of the annulment is written on their old marriage certificate to indicate that their union has been dissolved. However, there are cases when, even after months or years of getting an annulment granted, the ex-couple’s PSA marriage certificate would still not have the saidContinue reading “What To Do When The Annotation On The Annulment Of Your Marriage Does Not Reflect On Your PSA Marriage Certificate”

How To File ECC Death Benefit Claims Through The My.SSS Portal

The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) is a branch under the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) that takes care of the benefits due to workers who got sick, got injured, or passed away due to work-related situations and circumstances. Private and government employees are both entitled to these services and benefits from the ECC. IfContinue reading “How To File ECC Death Benefit Claims Through The My.SSS Portal”

All You Need To Know About Paternity Leave In The Philippines

Paternity leave is granted to male employees who need time off from work to attend to his newborn and wife. This is seldom discussed (in my opinion) in the workplace and very few information is made available about it. Today, I am dedicating an entire blog article to paternity leaves in the Philippines and howContinue reading “All You Need To Know About Paternity Leave In The Philippines”

How To Change Your SSS Beneficiaries

Yesterday, we featured the step-by-step processes on how to apply corrections or changes on your name, marital status, and gender in your SSS records through My.SSS. Today, we are going to share how you can change your SSS beneficiaries. By the way, changing your SSS beneficiaries can only be done by submitting your request toContinue reading “How To Change Your SSS Beneficiaries”

How To Update Your Information In Your My.SSS Account

. Updating your personal information in your SSS records is now a lot easier, thanks to the My.SSS website and mobile app. In today’s blog, we are going to provide you with the step-by-step process on how to update or change your name (in case you need to apply simple corrections on your name’s spellingContinue reading “How To Update Your Information In Your My.SSS Account”

How To Update Your Last Name And Marital Status After Getting Married

Have you been married for quite a few months now but are still clueless on how to go about updating your marital status in your SSS, PhilHealth, and Pag-IBIG accounts? Do you really need to change your last name in all your IDs now that you are a wife? Updating your marital status in allContinue reading “How To Update Your Last Name And Marital Status After Getting Married”

How To Authorize Another Person To Request For A Copy Of Your PSA Birth Certificate

Every person in our country is protected by the Data Privacy Act of 2012. This means that your personal data may only be accessed with your permission and used only within the bounds of the terms and conditions of the purpose for which your data is required. In the same manner, every establishment that hasContinue reading “How To Authorize Another Person To Request For A Copy Of Your PSA Birth Certificate”