Knowledge

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Pensions from a different perspective

How the Swiss save money for retirement

We all have dreams. But for dreams to become plans and plans to become reality, it not only takes courage and determination, but also sound finances.

Pension fund: How about a little more?

Employers who offer their staff above-average benefits in the pension fund increase their appeal as an employer.

Retirement à la carte

Udo Jürgens once sung: "Life begins at 66." When do you want to retire? As early as possible, at the normal time or preferably a bit later?

"Pension or lump-sum payment?" A question of happiness for Kurt and Franziska

They are currently debating whether to have their retirement assets paid out as a lump sum or whether to draw a pension. We put three suggestions to the test.

Older employees: Clichés vs. Reality

Are older workers expensive and inflexible, and can’t keep up? False. We expose why these notions as mere prejudices.

What makes the Vita model so successful

More and more companies are turning to semi-autonomous insurance solutions because they afford greater investment flexibility for higher interest earned, which means higher pensions.

Pension provision: Technical terms explained simply

You can find a compact explanation of the most important terms concerning a pension provision here.

Retirement planning becomes a key issue when you turn 50

Those who wish to enjoy a well-funded retirement should start to take stock of the situation once they turn 50 and carry out a thorough review of their retirement planning.

Flexwork – this is how to make it work

Five tips on how flexwork can benefit employees and companies.

The BVG auxiliary fund foundation – an impressive achievement

The BVG auxiliary fund foundation manages more than a million vested benefits accounts, more than half of all vested benefits accounts in Switzerland.

Interview with the Flexwork experts for SMEs

Two flexwork experts discuss the risks and rewards of this form of work – for companies and for employees.