Social Security System pension - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Social Security System pension


Palace OKs release of P1,000 additional SSS pension

Feb 22, 2017 - 2:22 PM

SSS releases the schedule of payments for January to March 2017 The P1 000 increase will be incorporated in the regular pension starting April

PENSION HIKE. Anakpawis Partylist leads a protest rally in front of the SSS main office along East Ave. in Quezon City Friday to demand the immediate implementation of a P2,000 pension increase. Photo by Darren Langit

What bills have been refiled in the 17th Congress?

Jul 26, 2016 - 3:32 PM

Lawmakers in the 17th Congress refile bills that languished in the past including measures pushing for freedom of information ending political dynasties and increasing the pension for SSS members

LEGISLATIVE AGENDA. Senate President Koko Pimentel and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez listens to President Rodrigo Duterte as he delivers his first State of the Nation Address on July 25. Photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

EXPLAINER: Are SSS pension funds in peril?

Jan 22, 2016 - 6:30 PM

UPDATED Based on recent figures pension funds of the Social Security System could last only until 2042 unless reforms are introduced

Facade of SSS Main office in Quezon City. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Another SSS contribution rate hike?

Jun 23, 2015 - 8:28 AM

The Social Security System’s reserve fund will be exhausted by 2042 if the contribution rate remains unchanged while benefit payments continue to swell the fund says