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Anu Polvinen,

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Working old-age pensioners are satisfied with their life

Post-retirement work has become more common in Finland and in other countries in recent years. Older people who continue working after retirement have been found to be happier and healthier than those who are not working, writes Senior Researcher Anu Polvinen.

Harmaasävykuvassa Arie Riekhoff.

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Low-skilled older workers’ and early exit from the labour market: It’s not just who you are and where you work, but also whom you work with

In Finland, like in most other advanced industrialised countries, low-skilled older workers are at a higher risk of early exit from the labour market than their higher-educated peers, writes Senior Researcher Arie Riekhoff.

Apply for your A1 certificate online

In addition to employer companies, the self-employed, grant recipients and persons working for several employers can now apply for the A1 certificate themselves via our eServices. The user instructions are available in the service.

In the new service, you can download the A1 certificate granted to you by the Finnish Centre for Pensions to your mobile device. That way, you always carry the certificate with you while you are posted abroad.

To use our electronic application service you must identify yourself with the e-Authorization.

Seasons Greetings

We want to extend our warmest thanks to our customers and associates for the successful cooperation in 2019!

Our aim is to improve our services further and look forward to a continued cooperation in 2020. – About Pensions for Experts