bdo home loan

BDO Home Loans: For Immediate Cash Needs Among OFWs Ever land on your first good-paying job but is penniless and has yet to earn on your first income? If anything, you could be among those budding workers who are lucky enough to land on their first job overseas but without yet any savings to add to their names. But as the immediate need for money can sometimes happen regardless of

sss clarifies contribution hike october 2017

Amidst rumors of the impending contribution rate increase, Social Security Commission (SSC) Chairman Amado D. Valdez claimed that the potential change is still going through considerations. Initially, the implementation for the said alteration was reported to take place starting January of 2018. According to Valdez, the move to increment SSS members’ monthly contribution is meant as a “last resort” which will solidify the program’s finance with present and future members

pagibig calamity loan program

Ever experienced hearing an impending bad news to a place you have known to call home, arising from what appears to be a force of nature that cannot be stopped on its track? The experience can indeed be real scary especially if the household you call a sanctuary is not rugged or in a well enough position to shield you from nature’s approaching fury. But this could get significantly worse

pagibig multi purpose loan

Being an active member of PAG-IBIG has its perks especially in situations where finances has become a sudden or perceived as an issue. Technically a Home Development Mutual Fund, PAG-IBIG is a national savings program founded to provide private and government employees assistance in their finance. Specifically, this refers to PAG-IBIG’s Multi-Purpose Salary Loan which is a short-term money-lending plan meant for eligible members for the following reasons: Capital for

tesda homages teachers 2017

In celebration of the 2017 National Teachers’ Day as conducted in Legaspi, Albay, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) gives tribute to the teachers who were dubbed as the change-makers to the lives of their students. Joining the universal event, also called World Teachers’ Day, was TESDA’s Director General Guiling “Gene” Mamondiong who paid his tribute at Balong Centrum of Recreation in Legaspi City last Oct. 5, 2017.

boc erases balikbayan boxes regulations christmas 2017

With just less than 80 days away before Christmas, Philippine’s Bureau of Customs (BOC) is loosening up in what appeared to be a tighter regulation which was originally introduced last August 1, 2017. The tight-fisted regulation which brought forth qualms to both the recipients and the OFWs abroad was temporarily suspended by Isidro Lapeña, Philippine Customs chief, as of Oct. 3, 2017. However, the suspension is nothing but temporary as

TESDA to Help Returning OFWs, Marginalized People Through “Emergency Skills Training Program”

In a bid to curb the foreseeable unemployment of returning OFWs which will accrue to the millions of currently untenured Filipinos, the Technical Educations and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) announced last Tuesday, April 25, their intent to launch a project called “Emergency Skills Training Program.” Starting May 1, interested applicants from the OFW sector may submit their application to avail of the skills training program, according to TESDA Director General

tesda top10 indemand courses

The country does not run out of aspiring students willing to learn more of their chosen craft. Along with this idea is a growing trend that shapes the way we view Filipino’s perception about which jobs will pave easy accessibility or for better living, hence their relative demand. According to TESDA, the top 10 in-demand courses of last year are as follows: Shielded metal arc welding (course II) – 52,650

pagibig housing loans

Home or the physical abode, like in many other people, is a critical element in any family’s life. Not only does it acts as a sanctuary of safety for each and every member of the household, it also acts as a shelter by which any family can grow with peace and dignity. Many governments across the globe share the same plight about the inalienable right of each and every person

ofws unsung heroes of philippine economy

During times of war and revolt, heroes are those who wield guns and shed their blood in the name of their country and fellow countrymen. But at times of peace, heroes are those who risked going for abroad in exchange for their known ways and comfort, all in order to provide better living for their family—yet, ironically, not many people know them by it apart from those whom they provide