Who can Register as Voluntary Member of SSS?

Those who can become a voluntary member of the SSS are those who are: 1. Coverage of Separated Member. A member who is separated from employment or ceased to be self-employed/OFW/non-working spouse and would like to continue contributing. 2. Coverage of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs). A Filipino recruited in the Philippines by a foreign-based employer … Continue reading “Who can Register as Voluntary Member of SSS?”

How To Compute Your (Philippines) SSS Monthly Pension?

Questions: How To Compute Your (Philippines) SSS Monthly Pension? Answer: SSS published the answer of the question how much monthly pension will the retiree receive…. The amount of monthly pension will be the highest of: the sum of P300 plus 20 percent of the average monthly salary credit plus 2 per cent of the average … Continue reading “How To Compute Your (Philippines) SSS Monthly Pension?”

SSS Death and Funeral Benefits

What is the death benefit? It is a cash benefit either in monthly pension or lump sum paid to the beneficiaries of a deceased member. Who are the beneficiaries of a deceased member? The primary beneficiaries are the legitimate dependent spouse until the person remarries and the dependent legitimate, legitimated, or legally adopted, and illegitimate … Continue reading “SSS Death and Funeral Benefits”

SSS Retirement Benefits

Below are the answers the frequently asked questions regarding the Social Security System of the Philippines or SSS Retirement Benefits. What is the retirement benefit? It is a cash benefit either in monthly pension or lump sum paid to a member who can no longer work due to old age. Who may qualify for a … Continue reading “SSS Retirement Benefits”

SSS Sickness Benefits

This information is directly copied from the SSS. What is the sickness benefit? The sickness benefit is a daily cash allowance paid for the number of days a member is unable to work due to sickness or injury. How does an SSS member qualify for the sickness benefit? A member is qualified to avail of … Continue reading “SSS Sickness Benefits”

How to Avail SSS Maternity Benefits?

Table of Content What are the qualifications for entitlement to the maternity benefit? Is the voluntary or self-employed member also entitled to the maternity benefit? How much is the maternity benefit? How is the maternity benefit computed? How many deliveries are covered under existing laws? Can a member apply for sickness benefit if she has … Continue reading “How to Avail SSS Maternity Benefits?”

SSS Housing Loan – Individual Housing Program

The information written below is copied directly from their official website of the Social Security System or SSS in the Philippines: Housing Loan – Individual Housing Program What is the Individual Housing Loan Program? The Individual Housing Loan Program is a lending program of the Social Security System (SSS) established to provide funds thru SSS-accredited … Continue reading “SSS Housing Loan – Individual Housing Program”