Is My Marriage Valid? How to Know If You Are Legally Married

Nothing can be more heartbreaking than finding out that your marriage is invalid.  I am an avid reader of suspense thriller novels and my favorite plot is when a husband (or wife) finds out that the married life he or she was led to believe was a lie. The pain of this realization is moreContinue reading “Is My Marriage Valid? How to Know If You Are Legally Married”

How to Check your Philhealth Contributions Online

Good news! You can now check and monitor your Philhealth contributions online. It should be easier to know now if there are payments you may have missed or if the details in your account need updating such as your last name (for female members who got married), your address, and the list of your dependents.Continue reading “How to Check your Philhealth Contributions Online”

Get Your PSA Birth Certificate at PSAHelpline.ph

As I write this, there are 10,016 new active cases of COVID-19 nationwide. That’s 10,016 reasons to stay at home and limit our movements to only to the most essential and urgent. Minors, seniors, and those with underlying health conditions (diabetes, weak lungs, asthma, history of stroke, and the like) must stay at home.  AndContinue reading “Get Your PSA Birth Certificate at PSAHelpline.ph”

How to Get a Copy of your PSA Marriage Certificate Online

Newly married couples can get a copy of their PSA marriage certificate from the PSA at least three months after their wedding date.  This is the most conservative wait time; sometimes, it takes up to six months before a PSA copy is made available.  It really depends on how fast the city or municipal hallContinue reading “How to Get a Copy of your PSA Marriage Certificate Online”

How To Find A Job In The New Normal

Before 2020 ended, it was reported that about 4.5 million Filipinos lost their jobs due to the pandemic. Thousands of businesses were decimated by COVID-19, bringing our unemployment rate to 10.4% — the highest we registered in 15 years.  It was not a very good year. But life must go on. So, we brave ourContinue reading “How To Find A Job In The New Normal”

List of Requirements for Catholic Church Weddings in the Philippines

There was a point during the community lockdowns when church weddings were completely disallowed.  And then they re-opened the church doors but only for the bride and groom, their parents, and a pair of ninong and ninang.  Those were odd times and ones we hope will not happen again. Church weddings are still strictly regulated,Continue reading “List of Requirements for Catholic Church Weddings in the Philippines”

List of Requirements and Schedules for Midwives’ Licensure Examination

Prepare your documentary requirements for the Midwives’ licensure examinations as the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) will start accepting the online processing of applications on January 8, 2020.  The easiest and most convenient way to get copies of your PSA birth and marriage certificates (which are primary requirements for online application) is by ordering through http://www.psahelpline.phContinue reading “List of Requirements and Schedules for Midwives’ Licensure Examination”

Licensure Exams for Chemical Engineers: List of Requirements and Schedules

  The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) shall begin accepting the online processing of applications for the licensure exams for Chemical Engineers on February 6, 2020.  Take note of the required documents, fees, and schedules: PSA Birth Certificate of applicant PSA Marriage Certificate of married female applicants Transcript of Records with scanned pictures and remarks ForContinue reading “Licensure Exams for Chemical Engineers: List of Requirements and Schedules”