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3 Steps on how to Unlocked SSS Online Account

Philippines – Are you one of those people in the country who has an Online SSS Account that experience the same issue as I am after having multiple invalid log in attempts and suddenly your account was flagged of “Your Account is Locked”?

This could be very a annoying and hassle experience to us because we cannot be able to open our SSS account until we request for a reset.

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Here are three easy steps on how to reset the SSS Online Account:

1. Visit the nearest SSS Branch at your area and ask for the right person who handles the said issue. This process is quick and easy, just within a day your account is reset and you may now be able to gain access to your SSS Online Account. Just don’t forget to bring your SSS ID or UMID card for verification.

2. Send an email through or This process is suitable for SSS member that has no time of visiting SSS Branch also this process could take 3 – 4 working days before a response email from the SSS. As you request for the reset of your SSS Account don’t forget to include your Full Name, Date of Birth, SSS Number and attached scan copy of your SSS ID. Failed to do so may prolong the process of request.

3. Call on their SSS Hotline at (632) 920-6446 to 55 (available 24 hours from Monday to Friday except during holidays) and request for unlocking or resetting your account. Prepare your SSS number for verification. This process is also quick and easy and suitable for members that has no time to visit the SSS Branch.

These are just the 3 easy steps on how to unlock your account, just remember to be careful on how you type your username and password to avoid invalid attempts when logging your SSS Account but in case it happen again you now the procedures on how to reset it again.

DFA Implements Pay First Policy before Passport Appointment

Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has recently implemented a new policy that will oblige all passport applicants (new applicants or renewals) to follow a new payment system that can somehow avoid the abuse and exploitation of syndicates who sell appointment slots to applicants.

According to reports the new payment policy called “e-payments system” is set to begin this month of June 2018 at DFA-Aseana office in Parañaque City and it will also be implemented at other consular offices in Metro Manila next month, and elsewhere in the country.

Under the new system, all applicants that will set an appointment schedule at the DFA-Aseana office must first pay the processing fees at any authorized payment centers prior to their scheduled appointment. Failure to do so the applicants will not be able to receive a confirmed appointment schedule. The same procedure will also be implemented at other consular offices until further notice by the DFA.

Here are the easy 4 Steps of e-payments system:

1. Visit the DFA Website and schedule your appointment.

2. Pay your passport appointment at any DFA authorized payment centers.

3. Print out the confirmed appointment packet that will be emailed to you after you have paid your  passport processing fee.

4. Personally show up at the DFA Consular Office on the date and time indicated in your appointment. Bringing with you a printed copy of your confirmed passport appointment packet and other required documents and Id’s.

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Here are the list of Authorized payment centers for DFA e-payments:

Bayad Center
Pera Hub
Robinson’s Business Center and Department Stores
Waltermart Department Store
USCC (Western Union)
And Villarica Pawnshop

source: DFA

Kawhi Leonard wants to be Traded Out from Spurs

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NBA – San Antonio Spurs superstar and 2014 NBA Champion Kawhi Leonard was reported to be seeking an NBA trade that could send him to another team comes the 2018 – 2019 NBA Regular Season. According to reports Leonard was so frustrated by how the Spurs handled his injury from last season that sidelines him for almost the entire 2017 – 2018 NBA Regular Season. 

The problem begins when Kawhi Leonard suffered his injury in Game 1 of the 2017 Western Conference Finals against the reigning NBA Champion Golden State Warriors that leads into 4 -0 sweep by the Warriors. Since then Leonard had only seen a few games in the next season until he decided not to play the remainder of the season after seeking a second opinion about his injury.

The camp of the San Antonio Spurs and the camp of Kawhi Leonard has been through a lot of misunderstanding since last season and until this day and now it leads into a possible departure of their franchise player Kawhi Leonard if both parties could not settle their differences?

What if Kawhi Leonard Leaves Spurs?

What are the possible trade that could land Kawhi Leonard from another team? There are two top teams that are candidates of landing Leonard? Reports say’s It’s either the Los Angeles Lakers or the Los Angeles Clippers? If the Lakers successfully made a deal that could land Kawhi Leonard this could be a huge trade that could bring back the glory days of the Lakers? Aside from Kawhi, Paul Georges has been also in rumors of joining the Lakers and then the most precious free agent this post season “LeBron James”.

LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George into the Lakers? Forming a super team that could withstand to the Warriors own version of super team? This could be a great post season, the Lakers are now making a big moves let’s just wait and see till all of this thing happen?

What’s next for LeBron James after Losing another NBA Finals?

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NBA – Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has recently loss the 2018 NBA Finals over the reigning NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. James NBA Finals record has now dropped to 3 NBA Titles win and 6 NBA Finals loss which lead to another step down on his legacy as he chase the “Ghost” Michael Jordan for the “Greatest Player of All – Time”. 

Now that the NBA Finals are over and LeBron James career in Cleveland is uncertain what will be his next move on climbing back again in the “GOAT” conversation? Will he take his talent to another city as he chases for another NBA Title’s that will certainly compete against the super team and back to back NBA Champion Golden State Warriors? Well, many speculations or rumors that he will certainly leave Cleveland for the 2nd time around comes the 2018 Free Agency in July but still Cleveland are among in the list that James could possibly sign back?

According to many NBA sports analyst in the US that all agree upon that LeBron’s possible next NBA Teams that he might join next season are #1 the Houston Rockets? The Rockets lead the league in 2017 – 2018 NBA Regular Season for the best record and just fall short in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals of dethroning the NBA Champ “Warriors”. If LeBron James joins the Rockets will this make them the better team over the Warriors?

At #2, the Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron in staying in Cleveland will be great for his own city and perhaps ending his career as a Cavaliers would be a much better career ending than chasing another ring for another city? Just surround him with teammates that could compete an NBA Title and hopefully wins a title as a Cavs?

At #3, the Los Angeles Lakers, there are rumors that LeBron James has just recently enrolled his eldest son LeBron James jr. in high school at Los Angeles? Is this the preparation that James could possibly sign up with the Lakers? James own a house in LA with multiple business around the area.

Also among on the list that James could possibly sign up are the Philadelphia 76ers, San Antonio Spurs, LA Clippers or even the Celtics? Let’s wait and see on what the future lies ahead on LeBron James?

Golden State Warriors Wins Back to Back NBA Champion

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NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers host the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavs are looking to extend their series into Game 5 preventing them from 4th elimination match this post season while the Warriors are looking to end the series tonight in a sweep or go home for Game 5 at Oracle Arena to end the series at home. 

In the 1st quarter, the Warriors came out with a hot start posting an early double digit lead behinds Stephen Curry’s hot shooting as early in the game, Curry scored 12 points to lead the Warriors in scoring and giving his team a 9 point deficit at the end of the quarter 34 – 25.

In the 2nd quarter, the Cavs came back strong in the game after being down by 11 points, they able to take their first lead of the game 39 – 38 with 7:10 to go in the 2nd but the Warriors regain their lead to finish the 1st half and back again their lead to 9 points 61 – 52.

At the half, Warriors guard Stephen Curry leads all scorers with 20 points while LeBron James scored 16 points for the Cavs.

In the early minutes of the 3rd quarter, the Warriors made a 6 – 0 run to up their lead to 15 points. Cavs quickly called a time out before this game gets out of hand? But the Warriors continue their dominance in the 3rd putting their largest lead of the game with 21 points 86 – 65 with over a minute to go to put the Cavs crowd into silence. LeBron James scored only 4 points in the 3rd all on free throws with no field goals.

In the 4th and final quarter, it’s all a total domination by the Golden State Warriors putting another largest lead of the game with 28 points 102 – 74 and limiting LeBron James in just 7 points with only 1 field goal in the 2nd half. Stephen Curry finishes the game with game high 37 points while Kevin Durant added 20 points. For the Cavs, LeBron James scored 23 points his lowest output this 2018 NBA Finals.

Warriors completed the sweep in Game 4, 108 – 85 over the Cavs, while Kevin Durant named as the back to back Finals MVP.

Meanwhile, Cavs superstar LeBron James might be seen his last game as a Cavalier after this Game 4 loss. James has now dropped to 3 and 6 in the Finals, losing the last 3 out of the 4 NBA Finals against the Warriors.

Durant Leads the Warriors in Game 3 win, putting the Cavs in 0 – 3 Hole

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NBA – The Cleveland Cavaliers host the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers are currently down in the series at 0 -2 and now in a must win situation tonight at their home in-front of their crowd, a win could give a morale boost to the Cavs to get back into the series while the Warriors are looking for a commanding 3 – 0 lead in the series on the road. 

In the 1st quarter, the Cavaliers starts the game strong taking an early double digit lead that extended to 12 points. Kevin Love and JR Smith came out strong to lead the Cavs in scoring with 7 points each but the Warriors led by Kevin Durant, who scores 13 points manage to get his team back in the game and cut the Cavs lead into single points 29 – 28 at the end of the earlier quarter.

In the 2nd quarter, Cavs starts a 6 – 0 run to put them ahead by 7 points 35 – 28 with 9:22 to go that leads to an early time out for the Warriors. Cavs momentum continues as the quarter goes and now able to regain a double digit advantage and even extended their largest lead of the 1st half with 13 points 50 – 47 with 4:03 to go in the quarter, but Kevin Durant continue his hot shooting game that kept his team back into the ball game in the later parts of the quarter to cut the Cavs lead into just 6 points 58 – 52.

Kevin Durant drop 24 points to lead the Warriors in scoring at the half while Kevin Love leads the Cavs s with 15 points.

In the 3rd quarter, the momentum quickly shifted to the Golden State Warriors after an 11 – 3 run that leads to the Warriors first lead of the game 63 – 61. Warriors continue their hot quarter that extended their lead to 5 points 69 – 64. Cavs able to get back and tied the game, but the Warriors quickly regain the lead since then it has been a close game that ended in 83 – 81 in the 3rd Warriors up with 2 points.

In the 4th quarter, the Cavaliers able to regain the lead at 9:37 87 – 86, since then it has been exchanging basket and leads for both teams. In the last 2 minutes of regulation Stephen Curry, Andrei Igoudala and Kevin Durant made the last 8 points of the Warriors to put them up by 6 points 106 – 100 with less than a minute into the game and it has been the turning point of the game that leads into a crushing loss for the Cavs at home and now facing eliminations comes Game 4.

Warriors win Game 3, 110 – 102 to take a commanding 3 – 0 lead behinds Kevin Durant 43 points, 13 rebounds and 7 assists outclass LeBron James triple double 33 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assist. Game 4 is scheduled at Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio at 9am, Saturday (PH Time).

Cavs Down 0 – 2 in NBA Finals after losing Game 2 over the Warriors

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NBA – The Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of their best of seven 2018 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. The Warriors edge the Cavaliers in Game 1, 124 – 114 that went into overtime after a wild and controversial ending in the 4th quarter. LeBron James drops 51 points in what could be his greatest performance in the NBA Finals in a losing effort. 

Prior to the game, the Warriors are looking to take a commanding 2 – 0 lead In the series before going to Cleveland, while the Cavaliers try to even the series to take the home court advantage before going home.

In Game 2, The Warriors had a quick start in the 1st quarter, taking an early lead of 9 points 15 – 6 with 8:15 to go, Cavs able to get back in the game 26 -24 down by 2 points with 2:21 to go But still the Warriors won the quarter 32 – 28.

In the 2nd quarter, The Warriors start to pull away in the game posting the first double digit lead of the game outscoring the Cavs in the quarter 27 – 18 to take a commanding 13 point deficit at the half 59 – 46.

Stephen Curry leads the Warriors in scoring with 16 points, while Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson added 13 points and 10 points respectively. Meanwhile, Cavs superstar LeBron James scored 15 points and George Hill with 12 points the only two Cavaliers in double digit scoring at the half.

In the 3rd quarter, Cavs forward Kevin Love exploded for 13 points to help his team slowly to get back in the game, Cavs able to cut the Warriors lead into just 5 points 82 – 77 with over 2 minutes to go, but the Warriors able to finish the quarter up again by 10 points 90 – 80 despite losing the quarter 31 – 34.

In the 4th quarter, Warriors blow the game wide open behind Stephen Curry’s incredible hot shooting display in 3’s. LeBron James and the Cavs never find a way to get back in the game as they fall in Game 2 122 - 103 and now trailing the series down 0 -2.

Game 3, is scheduled back at Cavaliers home court Quickens Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, Cavs are looking to get their first win at home behind their fans and home crowd.

Cav's or Warrior's Which Team Will Draw 1st Win of the 2018 NBA Finals

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NBA – The defending and reigning NBA Champion Golden State Warriors will host Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals against the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. The Warriors and the Cavaliers are facing their 4th straight NBA Finals where the Warriors has 2 – 1 advantage in their Finals matchup. 

In 2015, in their first NBA Finals match, the Warriors defeated the undermanned Cavaliers in 6 games (4 – 2) to win the 2015 NBA Finals, Andre Iguodala was named the Finals MVP. LeBron James co – All-star Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love was out in the series due to injury.

In their second consecutive meeting in the 2016 NBA Finals, The Warriors posted the best record in regular season history of 73 – 9 they are the favorites of winning back to back NBA Title? But when the Finals begun the complete and healthy Cavaliers made history as the only team to ever come back from 3 – 1 deficits to win the NBA Championships.

Cavs able to steal the championship and stun the Warriors in Game 7 where LeBron James was named as the Finals MVP ending the 52 years of drought of any championship in Cleveland History.

In their 3rd consecutive meeting in the 2017 NBA Finals, the Warriors added former OKC superstar Kevin Durant during the NBA Off-Season to join forces of eliminating LeBron James in the Finals. The Warriors plan succeeds as they destroy LeBron and the Cavs in 5 games (4 – 1) handling LeBron James 5th loss in the Finals.

This 2018 NBA Finals, the Warriors are the favorite to win the 2018 NBA Titles against LeBron's team Cavaliers, the Cavs is predicted to either sweep or loss in 5 games? No one is taking the Cavs to win the series unless LeBron James will show a superhuman strength to carry the Cavs over the talented Warriors. Who do you think will win this year NBA Finals “Warriors/ Cavaliers 4”?