OFW Loan

First-Time OFW Tips
Kristel Serran

A First-Time OFW's Guide: Things You Should Never Forget Before You Board Your Flight

The day you'll leave the country to be an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) can be truly nerve-racking.You are going to feel a roller-coaster of uncontrollable emotions, from saying goodbye to your family and coming to terms with the fact that you’ll be leavin...

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Kristel Serran

How To Get An iDOLE OFW ID Card

Hard-working Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) can now benefit from a unified identification card system.In July 2017, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) began the first phase of providing a unified identification card for OFWs.Here's a guide for ove...

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Kathryn Jalbuena

Revealed: The Highest-Paying Jobs Abroad For Aspiring OFWs

The top four highest-paying specializations for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are: Sea-based engineers Healthcare professionals Land-based engineers IT professionalsThis is according to overseas job portal WorkAbroad.ph.The website has just released the res...

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Kristel Serran

INFOGRAPHIC: Guide To OFW Loans

The Filipino overseas foreign worker or OFW is a hero to their family, their friends, and the Philippine economy. In 2016 alone, OFWs brought around USD 26.9 million home in the form of remittances.The common perception is that an OFW chooses to leave the comf...

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Kristel Serran

A Complete Guide To OFW Loan Approval

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) are major contributors to the growing Philippine economy. And their remittance records are only set to keep growing, along with the influx of overseas job opportunities. In 2016 alone, OFW remittances hit an all-time high of US...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

These OFW Success Stories Are Proof That There Is No Progress Without A Struggle

Many OFWs work abroad for far too many years. They see family through schools, business opportunities, home building, even weddings and funerals--but often come home with no clear next step.The ultimate dream is to successfully make something sustainable out o...

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Leah Ramos

5 Best Countries For Filipinos To Work Abroad In 2017

According to data from the Commission on Filipinos Overseas, around 2.56 million Filipino families have at least one member working abroad.And judging by the billions of remittances they send annually, there really is strength in numbers.We see an increase in ...

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Leah Ramos

Top Investment Opportunities For OFWs

The Philippine economy continues to thrive with the help of steady cash remittances from OFWs. In fact, remittance flows up to 5.9% in the first two months of 2017—accumulating up to $4.338 billion.This makes overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) the country’s ...

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Dino Mari Testa

Frequently Asked Questions: OFW Loans

Overseas Filipino workers aren’t called modern-day heroes for nothing. They don’t only make sacrifices to provide a good life for their families, they also make a significant contribution to the Philippine economy.OFW remittances hit an all-time high of $1...

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