All You Need to Know About the Benefits of Owning a PWD ID

A friend who was recently diagnosed with stage 4 cancer was granted a PWD ID card. This allows him certain privileges in establishments and government agencies such as discounts on purchases, prioritized transactions and filing, and parking privileges. He said he truly appreciates the PWD ID card as it helps him move around and accomplishContinue reading “All You Need to Know About the Benefits of Owning a PWD ID”

What You Need to Know About the Philippine Identification System (or the National ID)

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has begun conducting pre-registrations for the PhiSys or the National ID System.  Here are relevant information you need to know about PhilSys and the ongoing preliminary registrations you may have heard of in your area. What is PhilSys or the National ID System? PhilSys will serve as the national identificationContinue reading “What You Need to Know About the Philippine Identification System (or the National ID)”

4 Ways to Submit Your Voter Registration Form to the COMELEC

There are four ways to submit your Voter Registration form to the COMELEC.  Now that our movements are limited, it is good to know that there is an option to submit your registration form online, but with specific guidelines and reminders which I will include at the latter part of this blog. Meanwhile, feel freeContinue reading “4 Ways to Submit Your Voter Registration Form to the COMELEC”

How to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment at Quezon City

Have you secured your slot for the COVID-19 vaccine in your LGU yet? At Quezon City, residents need to have their names registered online in order to get an appointment for the vaccine. This makes it easier for the local government to see who should be given the vaccine first (senior citizens and those withContinue reading “How to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment at Quezon City”

4 Reasons Why You Should Stop Googling Your Health Symptoms

I’m sure we’ve all done it more than once.  We get a nagging headache for a couple of days. Every morning while having coffee, we see zigzag lines and get a bit nauseous after.  And twice we felt like throwing up in the middle of a long and boring Zoom meeting (literally, not figuratively) asContinue reading “4 Reasons Why You Should Stop Googling Your Health Symptoms”

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”