4 Reasons Why You Should Try an Online Doctor’s Consultation

There was a time when Googling your illness was frowned upon.  Now that the pandemic has limited most of our movements, we rely on the power of the internet to connect us to the outside world and gain access to all that is essential to our families – healthcare included.   I am sure you haveContinue reading “4 Reasons Why You Should Try an Online Doctor’s Consultation”

How To Compute Senior Citizen’s Discounts and Other Important Facts

Often I would hear a senior citizen customer asking a cashier or store manager to explain how his or her discount privilege was applied to the purchase.  Most of the time, they feel that that the discount given to them is insignificant – kinda like an “expectation versus reality” scenario we often see in ourContinue reading “How To Compute Senior Citizen’s Discounts and Other Important Facts”

List of Senior Citizen Discounts and Mandatory Benefits in the Philippines

Do you have a senior citizen in the family?  We do and we have a lot of them (haha!).  That is why it pays to be aware of their benefits and privileges, provided by the government and some private establishments. I am sharing the following lists of discounts, mandatory benefits, and important facts about seniorContinue reading “List of Senior Citizen Discounts and Mandatory Benefits in the Philippines”

Baguio City to Ban Gadget Use While Walking in Public Areas: Yes or No?

The first day in office of newly elected city officials proved to be a productive one – especially for the city government of Baguio.  One of the first and most popular ordinance they proposed to implement is the Anti-distracted Pedestrian decree. Under the proposed ordinance, pedestrians will be disallowed from using their gadgets and otherContinue reading “Baguio City to Ban Gadget Use While Walking in Public Areas: Yes or No?”

10 Senior Citizen Privileges We Still Didn’t Know

I have senior citizen parents and aunts and uncles that is why I am so used to the proverbial senior citizen discounts that they demand from food establishments we frequent during weekends and holidays.  They could get too demanding sometimes, mind you.  But little did I know that there are still a lot of otherContinue reading “10 Senior Citizen Privileges We Still Didn’t Know”

How To Apply For The OFW e-Card

Is there an OFW in the family? Have you been working overseas for quite a few years now?  The Overseas Workers’ Welfare Administration (OWWA) has some good news for our Bagong Bayani with the introduction of the OFW e-Card!  Here’s how you can get one. What is the OFW e-Card? This is a new identificationContinue reading “How To Apply For The OFW e-Card”

Updated Requirements When Getting A Student’s Driving Permit

Did you know that the LTO regularly updates the requirements for the issuance of a student’s driving permit?  If you are planning on getting one this year, read this. Eligibility Requirements: The applicant must be: At least 17 years old; Physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle. Able to read and write inContinue reading “Updated Requirements When Getting A Student’s Driving Permit”

How to File for a Late Registration of Birth

A child must be registered at the Local Civil Registry office within 30 days after his birth.  If the parents fail to do that, the child will not have a valid birth certificate and there will be no basis for the details of his birth. If you register your child beyond the 30-day deadline, hisContinue reading “How to File for a Late Registration of Birth”