The sharing economy poses a challenge in terms of pension insurance: when is a person working on digital platforms a self-employed person and when an employee? A new website, soon available also in English, offers information on the statutory obligations relating to sharing economy.
Read more about sharing economy and insurance in the most recent English Summary (Työeläkelehti 1:2019) published on 11 February. The English Summary sheds light also on how pension providers want to serve their customers online, how family leaves affect the pension pot of women and why the number of new disability retirees grew in 2018.
Työeläkelehti is a free-of-charge magazine directed at earnings-related pension experts. It is published five times a year by the Finnish Centre for Pensions.