From L-R, SSS-Legarda Branch Head Virginia F. Calasahan with Nadessa Santos Usita, the first PESO Fund enrollee of the branch and OIC-Member Services Section Dolora Q. Hojilla.
The Social Security System (SSS) is now accepting membership applications for the Personal Equity and Savings Option (PESO) Fund in 10 of the following pilot SSS branches in the National Capital Region: Legarda, Diliman, Cubao, San Francisco Del Monte, Pasig-Shaw, Mandaluyong, Taguig, Makati-Gil Puyat, Alabang and Pasay-Roxas Boulevard.
PESO Fund is a voluntary provident fund scheme offered exclusively to SSS members. It aims to increase savings among members particularly for their retirement funds.
As of May 18, 2015, there are now 18 members enrolled in the program since its implementation on May 5, 2015.