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26/03/2018: OFFICERS AND STAFF OF THE PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN SAN FRANCISCO ATTEND LECTURE ON PAG-IBIG BENEFITS FOR PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

The Pag-IBIG representative to Toronto, Canada, Ms. Elizabeth Borres, visited the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco on Thursday, March 22, to brief personnel of the Consulate and its attached agencies about Pag-IBIG services, benefits, and loan programs.

Ms. Borres discussed the benefits of saving with Pag-IBIG fund which is government guaranteed, as opposed to savings with other banks, has a higher yield of interest and has no withholding tax compared to 20% tax and other charges of private banks.

She also briefed the personnel about the benefits of signing up with the Pag-IBIG Savings Modified Pag-IBIG 2 (MP2), wherein its members enjoy:

-       higher dividend earnings, tax-free;

-       a 5-year maturity period;

-       Contributions and earnings are government guaranteed;

-       flexible dividend rates but always higher than Pag-IBIG I; and,

-       a minimum contribution of Php 500 per month.

A Q&A followed after the briefing.

Those who have questions and concerns about Pag-IBIG Fund membership may visit the official website: www.pagibigfund.gov.ph or send an email to ofwcontactus@pagibigfund.gov.phEND