What You Need to Know About the Expanded Maternity Leave Bill

sss-maternity-benefit-

One of the most interesting topics that SSS female members have been discussing right now is the Expanded Maternity Leave bill.

Basically, what this Expanded Maternity Leave bill wants to happen is to increase the number of paid maternity leave days of pregnant women who are SSS members. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

SSS Partner Banks and Non-Bank Partners that Accept SSS Contribution using PRN

sss-contribution

Early this year, the Philippine Social Security System implemented a new way of paying SSS contributions, and that is by using the member’s Payment Reference Number or PRN.

The PRN is different from CRN (Common Reference Number) or SSS number. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

How to Change or Update SSS Member Data Record

sss login

When I got married, one of the first things I did was to update my personal information in my company and in government agencies where I am a member of like the SSS.

Good thing the procedure was really simple, although I had to line up at the SSS branch since there were many other people who were doing the same thing too. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

How to Avail of SSS Sickness Benefit

sss-sickness-benefit-requirements

Are you sick? Did you get injured recently? Are you reading this from your hospital bed? 

Are you a member of SSS? Are you here because you heard of the SSS Sickness Benefit? 

Do you wish to avail of this benefit? CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

Does your Employer Remit your SSS Contribution?

sss-contribution

I have received several messages and comments from SSS members saying that their employers are not paying their SSS contributions.

If you’re having the same issue, don’t just keep quiet!

It is your right to ask your employer about it or file a complaint directly with the SSS if you know that you are deducted for your SSS contributions and yet your employer fails to remit it to the SSS on time. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

SSS Salary Loan Application, Requirements, Payment, Interest Rates and FAQs

sss-loan

Applying for SSS salary loan is one of the benefits that qualified SSS members can enjoy.

Many SSS members take advantage of the SSS salary loan because it’s not only easy to file but it’s also affordable to pay. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

How to Send SSS Maternity Notification via TEXT or SMS

sss-maternity-benefit-requirements

Some SSS members are still unaware that they have to notify the SSS office of their pregnancy as one of the requirements to be able to avail of the SSS Maternity Benefit.

And this often causes issues when claiming their maternity benefit. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

SSS Loan Restructuring Program is Available Again this 2018

sss-lrp

The SSS Loan Restructuring Program or SSS LRP will be available again starting April 2, 2018.

To all SSS members who have past due loans with the Social Security System, this is your chance to finally pay off your loans. With LRP, your loan penalties will be condoned or deducted from your loan balance which will make it easier for you to settle your loan. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...

SSS Maternity Benefit Claim Denied? Here’s why it’s denied and how to avoid it…

SSS Maternity Benefit is one of the many benefits that the Social Security System provides to its female members.

If you have paid the maximum monthly contribution rate prior to your pregnancy and you qualified for this benefit, you will most likely receive the maximum maternity benefit amount which would be a big help for your delivery, medical and other personal expenses. CONTINUE READING

Continue reading...