GSIS disbursed P151 B in loans in 2021

State pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) disbursed a total of P151billion in loans to more than 1million members and pensioners in 2021, a 4% increase from the prior year’s total of Php145 billion. “Through our various Ginhawa for All (GFAL) loan programs, GSIS has extended financial assistance at a time when our members and pensioners were in dire need of help. Mula sa feedback at inputs ng aming mga miyembro at pensiyonado, patuloy naming pinag-aaralan at pinagbubuti ang aming mga polisiya at programa para mas matugunan ang kanilang pangangailangan at bigyan sila ng maginhawang serbisyo,” President and General...

GSIS now offering emergency loan in areas battered by ‘Odette’

Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) President and General Manager Rolando Ledesma Macasaet announced that the pension fund is now granting emergency loan to members and pensioners in six areas in the country who bore the brunt of typhoon Odette. “Alam kong kailangan ng aming mga miyembro at pensiyonado ang tulong-pinansyal, kaya naman binuksan agad namin ang emergency loan upang makatulong sa kanila,” Macasaet said after President Rodrigo Duterte declared the six areas under a state of calamity on December 21, 2021. Active members residing or working, as well as old-age and disability pensioners residing, in Palawan and in Regions 6...