SSS Maternity Benefits, Requirements, and Computation

SSS Maternity Benefit is one of the many benefits of the Social Security System that covered members can avail of.

I have personally availed of my SSS maternity benefit a few years ago and the money I received from the SSS was truly a huge help. 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 to Pay your SSS Contribution as a Voluntary Member

The Philippine Social Security System has two types of SSS Program Coverage:

  • The first one is the Compulsory coverage which includes employers, employees and self-employed persons.
  • The second one is the Voluntary Coverage which includes separated members, OFWs, and Non-working spouse of SSS members.

For employers and employees, payment of SSS contributions is done through the company/employer that they’re affiliated with and not through the individual member. CONTINUE READING

Should you pay the maximum contribution to get higher SSS pension?

Paying the maximum SSS contribution is conclusively the best way for anyone to experience the topmost of benefits that the Philippine Social Security System has to offer including higher SSS pension.

But if you’re only after the pension benefit that you will get from SSS upon your retirement, there might be a wiser alternative in order to maximize your SSS contribution. CONTINUE READING

SSS Information Seminars – September 2016

The Social Security System of the Philippines holds information seminars for SSS members and employers who want to know more about SSS programs and policies.

This September, there are three seminars that are available and they’re posted in the SSS website. CONTINUE READING

Apply for SSS Loan Restructuring Program on all Saturdays of September 2016

The Social Security System of the Philippines (SSS) will be accepting applicants for the SSS Loan Restructuring Program (LRP) on all Saturdays in September 2016:

  • September 3
  • September 10
  • September 17
  • September 24

This will be really helpful especially to those who work from Mondays to Fridays and who cannot go on leave just to apply for SSS Loan Restructuring Program. CONTINUE READING