How to Avail of SSS Sickness Benefit

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

Does your Employer Remit your 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

How to Send SSS Maternity Notification via TEXT or SMS

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

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

SSS Contribution Table 2018: How much should you pay to SSS as a Member?

The SSS Contribution Table 2018 remains the same despite SSS’ proposals for contribution rate and MSC hike.

This means that as of this writing, the maximum contribution rate is still P1,760 with Monthly Salary Credit (MSC) of P16,000 for members who earn ₱15,750 and above. CONTINUE READING

List of SSS Overseas Offices in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

In an effort to bring SSS services closer to its members in Saudi Arabia, the Philippine Social Security System has established three offices in the country which are located in Al Khobar, Jeddah, and Riyadh. CONTINUE READING

How is the SSS Retirement Benefit or Monthly Pension Computed

SSS Retirement benefit is just one of the many benefits that the Philippine Social Security System provides to its members and their beneficiaries.

It is an amount given to the member who can no longer work due to old age and that is when he or she reaches the retirement age of 60 or 65. CONTINUE READING

Why you should take advantage of the SSS Loan Condonation Program

When the SSS offers a Loan Condonation Program and you have an existing or past due loan with the SSS, you should take advantage of it.

Why? Because it will help you pay your loan much easier.

With the SSS Loan Condonation Program, your penalties will be waived. You will realize how helpful this program is especially if you have a long overdue loan. CONTINUE READING

What are the SSS Benefits and why you should continue to be an SSS Member

The Philippine Social Security System (SSS) through R.A. 8282, otherwise known as Social Security Law, provides benefits to protect SSS members and its beneficiaries against the hazards of sickness, disability, maternity, old age, death, and other contingencies resulting in loss of income or financial burden. CONTINUE READING