ECC Benefits For Employees Who Got Infected With COVID-19

This year, the DOLE announced that COVID-19 is a compensable work-related disease and Pinoy workers who had been infected with the dreaded virus shall receive compensation from the government through the ECC (Employees’ Compensation Commission). There are a lot of salient points that can be discussed from this topic and I would like to startContinue reading “ECC Benefits For Employees Who Got Infected With COVID-19”

Who are the Employees’ Beneficiaries Under the Employees’ Compensation Program and Other FAQs

Last week, we discussed the basic information about the Employees’ Compensation Program or ECP.  Most private employees are not aware that there is an ECP that works like insurance for employees and workers that is why we decided to feature this topic. Today, we will continue with more information such as who can be identifiedContinue reading “Who are the Employees’ Beneficiaries Under the Employees’ Compensation Program and Other FAQs”

Where Can I Register for the National ID?

Now that we have the list of documents and IDs that can be presented when registering for a National ID, we shall be sharing the areas of registration centers where citizens and resident aliens can submit their application.  The following list was lifted from the Implementing Rules and Regulations of the RA 11055 or theContinue reading “Where Can I Register for the National ID?”

SSS and GSIS Calamity Loan: Now Available to Members Affected By Typhoon

Every cloud has a silver lining. This adage could not have been more real (or literal!) to SSS and GSIS members whose properties, sources of income, and places of work have been devastated by the recent typhoons and monsoon rains that flooded areas in Metro Manila and Luzon provinces this weekend. Last Monday, August 13,Continue reading “SSS and GSIS Calamity Loan: Now Available to Members Affected By Typhoon”

How to Apply for the DSWD Social Pension

Kung ang isang Senior Citizen ay hindi tumatanggap ng pension mula sa SSS o sa GSIS, maaari siyang mag apply sa DSWD para mapabilang sa Social Pension Program.  Narito ang mga requirements: Dapat ay 60 years old pataas ang edad ng aplikante. Dapat ay hindi tumatanggap ng pension ang aplikante mula sa SSS o saContinue reading “How to Apply for the DSWD Social Pension”

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”

GSIS Now Accepting Applications for College Scholarship Program for AY 2016-2017

Magandang balita para sa mga estudyante na naghahanap ng pagkakataon na mabigyan ng scholarship sa kolehiyo. Ang Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) ay kasalukuyang tumatanggap ng mga applications para sa GSIS Scholarship Program o GSP para sa academic year 2016 – 2017.  Mas pinalawak ang coverage ng scholarship ngayong taon para mas marami ang maabotContinue reading “GSIS Now Accepting Applications for College Scholarship Program for AY 2016-2017”

GCARE: Non-life Insurances from GSIS

Did you know that GSIS offers non-life insurance coverage not just for its members but also for their members’ immediate family, regardless if they are government employees? Yes, they do! Enjoy the most affordable premiums because GSIS does not charge documentary stamps; these are tax free as well. The insurances are collectively known as GCAREContinue reading “GCARE: Non-life Insurances from GSIS”