Ang AlkanSSSya Program ng SSS

Ang bawat Pilipino na naghahanap-buhay ay dapat naka lista bilang miyembro ng Social Security System o SSS.  Bukod sa mga benepisyo tulad ng Sickness, Maternity, at Disability, ang SSS din ang inaasahan ng maraming Pinoy na pagkukunan ng kanilang pension sa kanilang pag tanda. Ngunit papano kung ikaw ay nabibilang sa tinatawag na Informal SectorContinue reading “Ang AlkanSSSya Program ng SSS”

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”

How To Update Your SSS Information When There Are Changes In Your Personal Records

How does an existing SSS member update his or her SSS records whenever there are changes in his personal information? It is important to advise the SSS of any changes in your personal information, such as change in civil status, change in name, etc.  Delaying the application of the necessary updates may put your claims andContinue reading “How To Update Your SSS Information When There Are Changes In Your Personal Records”

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”

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”

How to Claim for SSS Death Benefits

When an SSS member passes away, his beneficiaries are entitled to claim death benefits from the Social Security System (SSS).  Here is how you can file and claim for SSS death benefits: There are two types of death benefits paid to beneficiaries of a member: Pension Lump Sum Amount In order for the beneficiaries toContinue reading “How to Claim for SSS Death Benefits”

SSS Loan Restructuring Program

Magandang balita para sa mga kababayan natin na may mga outstanding loan sa SSS!  Kung ikaw ay sakop ng mga calamity areas (as declared by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council) at may outstanding calamity loan at short-term loans ka sa SSS, ito na ang pagkakataon mong mabayaran ito ng buo or installmentContinue reading “SSS Loan Restructuring Program”

SSS Benefits for OFWs

In our neighborhood, a compound of about 15 homes, more than half have family members working abroad as OFWs.  Last Christmas, almost all of them came home to spend the holidays in the Philippines.  And for the first time in a long time, our neighborhood was once again alive with laughter and endless kwentuhan, someContinue reading “SSS Benefits for OFWs”