13th-month pay & Christmas Bonus: What you need to know?

13th month pay

The13th-month pay and Christmas Bonus might be confusing for some. Are you eligible to receive one of the two or both? What is the difference and similarities between these two benefits? During the month of December, employees enjoy benefits like the 13th-month pay and Christmas bonus. Both benefits are given by employers in a monetary … Read more

CSC grants eligibility to IT specialist

Eligibility for IT Specialist

Are you an Information Technology Specialist? Do you know that the Civil Service Commission is granting eligibility to an IT Specialist? You can apply for the Electronic Data Processing Specialist Eligibility (EDPSE). Who are qualified to apply for EDPSE? According to the CSC, IT specialists who passed the proficiency test or training course administered by … Read more

National ID in the Philippines|What you need to know

National ID System

The National ID in the Philippines will provide valid proof of identity for all citizens and resident aliens as a means of simplifying public and private transactions. The Philippine System Identification Act or PhilSys Act (RA 11055) was signed into law by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte on August 6, 2018. This act aims to establish a central identification … Read more

DSWD Travel Clearance for Minor|Requirements and Conditions

DSWD travel clearance

Traveling has been a form of leisure for Filipinos. Even minors love to travel abroad without their parents or family. But because of incidences of child abductions, a minor regardless of civil status is required to secure a travel clearance issued by the DSWD. Travel Clearance for Minors A travel clearance is a document issued … Read more

SSS Salary Loan|What you need to know

Are you are a member of SSS? Do you know about the salary loan that you can avail? This article will be tackling all about the SSS Salary Loan. Salary Loan It is a cash loan for to an employed, currently paying self-employed or voluntary member. It is intended to meet the member’s short term … Read more

5 Language Courses TESDA offers for free


TESDA is known for offering different vocational and technical skills. But do you know that aside from that they also giving free courses for foreign languages this year? It is a big advantage for those applying for jobs outside the country to learn their language and culture. Since Filipinos already known from all over the … Read more

SSS Educational Assistance Loan Program

sss educational loan program

If you need some funds for your children’s education in College, you can borrow money from SSS. Social Security System announces its Educational Assistance Loan Program for its members. Read the whole article for some details regarding the program. How to qualify for SSS Educational Assistance Loan Program? Member-borrowers who are below 60 years old. … Read more

Salary Standardization Law-What you need to know

Salary Standardization Law

Have you ever encounter the salary grade while searching for jobs in the government? Are you familiar with it? Do you know what it means or the amount equivalent to it? Salary Standardization Law President Benigno Aquino III signed the Salary Standardization Law (SSL) or Executive Order 201. He signed it in February 2016 after … Read more

How to avail free terminal fees in Airport?

caap free terminal fee for students

Students are now exempted from terminal fees in Airport operated by Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). Coverage of free terminal fee Learners who are actively enrolled in the lists will be exempted. Nursery/ kindergarten schools, Elementary/ Primary schools, Highschools, Trade, Art, Vocational schools, Training centers and colleges/ universities in the Philippines. However, those … Read more