GFAL – Education Loan


In reaction to the call of President Duterte for credit assistance to education because of the financial results of the pandemic, state pension fund Federal government Service Insurance coverage System (GSIS) President and General Supervisor Rolando Ledesma Macasaet revealed that GSIS is opening today a Php20 billion study-now, pay-later loan program for the college education of GSIS members’ kins.

” We will enable GSIS members who have at least 15 years of federal government service to get an instructional loan for their kins in college. The loan has a regard to 10 years however we will not need them to pay anything in the very first 5 years. They do not have to fret about the tuition of their kids for the very first 5 years,” Macasaet described in a radio interview.

Under the GFAL-Educational Loan (GFAL-EL), the optimum quantity that might be obtained per scholastic year is Php100,000 covering tuition and other school charges. The rates of interest is just 8%.

A GSIS member might choose approximately 2 student-beneficiaries under the program. The 2 should be associated with him or her approximately the 3rd degree of consanguinity or affinity and registered in a four-or five-year course in a personal or public university.

The loan earnings will be straight paid to the school under the trainee’s account every term or trimester up until the recipients complete their courses.

Members, consisting of unique members, who have at least 15 years of service might look for the loan. They should not be on leave of lack without pay, have no pending administrative or criminal case, and have no overdue GSIS loans (consisting of real estate loans).

They should likewise satisfy the needed web net pay of Php5,000 after reduction of their month-to-month premium contributions and loan amortizations, and their firms should not be on suspended status.

” The loan has an insurance coverage cover to secure the interest of the customers and their student-beneficiaries. Therefore it will be considered completely paid in case the member or the trainee passes away or ends up being completely and absolutely handicapped,” Macasaet stated.

The documentary requirements for GFAL-EL are: (1) effectively filled-out application signed by the member-borrower and properly indorsed by his/her firm’s licensed firm officer; (2) copy of the current tuition cost evaluation kind; (3) picture copy of school ID (front and back) with 3 signatures of the student-beneficiary. If the school ID is not offered, the debtor might send any legitimate government-issued ID with image, signature and date of birth of the trainee. If the member has a 2nd student-beneficiary, the very same files are needed to be sent.

For other information on the program, interested celebrations might check out the GSIS site,, or main Facebook page, @gsis. ph; e-mail; or call the GSIS Contact Center at 8847-4747(if in City Manila) or 1-800 -8-847-4747(for World and TM customers) or 1-800-10-847-4747(for Smart, Sun, and Talk ‘N Text customers).