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Your Entry to Canada Within 6 Months

Prologue: An article has already been published before by Momsiecle but is due for an update to accommodate the changes and new information about the Express Entry System. You can read the past article here (link). The Express Entry System was launched in January 1, 2015. The system is expected …

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List of Universities with Free Tuition on 2018

The free tuition law signed by President Rodrigo Duterte will be implemented in the second semester of 2018. The full tuition subsidy is available for first-time college students, or those taking their undergraduate degrees.  It covers a total of 112 state universities and colleges nationwide. Here is the list of …

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Balikbayan Boxes New Rules take effect on August 01, 2017

Starting August 1, 2017, all senders of parcels containing personal effects and household items, commonly called “balikbayan boxes,” will be subjected to stricter requirements, as stipulated under Philippine Bureau of Customs memorandum order 04-2017. The new rules are said to promote transparency and prevent smuggling on imported items.   Commissioner …

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How to Get OFW ID Card

President Duterte approved the special ID cards for OFWs and is launched this July 12, 2017. Secretary Silvestre Bello III of Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said that under this programme, all Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) in the list of Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) will be given iDOLE …

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Free OFW ID to launch on July 12, 2017

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will launch an OFW (Overseas Filipino Workers) ID card with its partner agencies such as SSS, DBP, PHILPOST, among others on July 12, 2017. The OFW ID will be replacing the OEC (Overseas Employment Certificate). OFW’s can avail the ID cards for FREE. …

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FYI: How much is my monthly SSS Pension?

It is sometimes difficult to keep track of how much each Filipino should contribute to the Philippines’ Social Security System (SSS) but it is even more difficult to compute how much pension one should expect to receive when one retires. If you need help, read on below. To identify how …

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5 Great Habits for OFW to get RICH

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) are the modern heroes of the country. They boost the economy of the Philippines thru their remittances. If their financial situation is managed properly they are the ones that have potential to become RICH promptly. Here are some suggested habits that OFW must consider to become …

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