How To Get A Replacement For A Lost Student Driver’s Permit

Losing any type of ID is such a hassle, right? When a person loses his wallet, he is more likely to say, “Kahit yung mga ID ko na lang ang ma-recover ko, di bale na ‘yung pera,” We can all relate because hey, getting a government-issued ID in the Philippines is time-consuming, not economical (youContinue reading “How To Get A Replacement For A Lost Student Driver’s Permit”

Free Theoretical Driving Course (TDC) From The LTO: All You Need To Know

After the announcement on the required Comprehensive Driver’s Education Certificate before an individual is granted a renewal on his driver’s license (Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License) now comes the free TDC (Theoretical Driving Course) for those seeking to gain a student driving permit. In the past, you can justContinue reading “Free Theoretical Driving Course (TDC) From The LTO: All You Need To Know”

How To Get A Comprehensive Driver’s Education Certificate

Every driver wanting to renew his or her license will now have to take the Comprehensive Driver’s Education (CDE) and pass it. And by “pass” they mean you have to be able to earn the certificate before your license renewal application is processed. Flunk it and you sit in the passenger seat. What is theContinue reading “How To Get A Comprehensive Driver’s Education Certificate”

Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License

Back in December 2008, it was reported that out of 9,000 motorcycle riders who took the traffic safety exam, only seven managed to pass. The exam was conducted by the Motorcycle Philippines Federation (MCPF) and their purpose was determine if the increasing number of motorcycle riders in the country also possess the needed knowledge toContinue reading “Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License”

How to Write a Deed of Sale When Selling Your Car

I always thought that documents such as deeds of sale take long and arduous processes that require the knowledge and presence of a lawyer. When I sold my first car a few years back, I was taught — right outside the gate of our house — how to write a deed of sale by ourContinue reading “How to Write a Deed of Sale When Selling Your Car”

Just Married: How to Change Your Last Name in Your IDs and Documents

After exchanging “I do’s” with your husband, it is time you start changing your last name in most (if not all) of your government IDs and documents, too.  Or do you, really? Your change in marital status must be duly reflected in your accounts with the government such as your SSS (or GSIS if youContinue reading “Just Married: How to Change Your Last Name in Your IDs and Documents”

How to Renew Your Driver’s License Online

Is your driver’s license expiring soon and you are not sure how you can have it renewed given the current quarantine restrictions in your area? Good news! The Land Transportation Office (LTO) now welcomes driver’s license renewals via the Land Transportation Management System (LTMS) portal.  It is an online platform where drivers and motor vehiclesContinue reading “How to Renew Your Driver’s License Online”

What Would You Wait In Line For?

Last Thursday, I found myself in a 90-minute line to see my obstetrician.  My high school best friend was in the area and she volunteered to accompany me while I waited for my turn.  Neither of us knew much about it but we were more than willing to endure the long wait as it gaveContinue reading “What Would You Wait In Line For?”