7 months SSS pension loan releases grow more 50% MB |Biz
By Chino S. Leyco State-run Social Security System (SSS) said yesterday that its pension loan releases jumped by more than half in March this year on the back of procedural enhancements implemented by the pension fund. MB FILE / MANILA BULLETIN In a statement, Aurora C. Ignacio, SSS President and Chief Executive Officer said that its pension loan program (PLP) has disbursed P150.3 million in March this year, up by 54 percent compared with P97.8 million in the previous month. “We are glad that we were able to reach more pensioners thru the Pension Loan Program with the enhanced guidelines. The ... more