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Maternity capital may be spent on social adaptation, integration of children with disabilities in 2016
Starting from 2016, maternity capital certificate holders will be permitted to spend the funds on goods and services supporting social adaptation and integration of children with disabilities. President Vladimir Putin has signed a relevant federal law, which will take effect on January 1, 2016.
PFR offices in Crimea, Sevastopol receiving citizens despite blackout
The offices of the Pension Fund of Russia in Crimea and Sevastopol continue to render state services to citizens and insuring parties and to execute their functions despite unstable power supply on the Crimean Peninsula.
PFR takes high start in state service quality assessment
The Pension Fund of Russia ranks second in the state service quality category, according to the state service quality monitoring system “Your Control.” During the very first month, August, the Pension Fund scored 4.87 points which put it on the second position amongst governmental agencies. The score was even higher, 4.88 points, in September.
Pensions assigned from home
Eighty out of 84 divisions of the Pension Fund of Russia are now accepting pension claims online. People in 80 constituent territories of Russia can request the assignment of their pensions by use of the Internet, without visiting the PFR in person.
Users like new PFR website
Most users of the Pension Fund of Russia website have appreciated its convenience, according to a survey done by the Russian Public Opinion Study Center (VTsIOM) *. The website is deemed to be convenient by 56% of the respondents and quite convenient by another 23%.
Pension Fund of Russia, Financial University sign cooperation agreement
The Pension Fund of Russia and the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation have signed a cooperation agreement. The document was signed at today’s expanded meeting of the Financial University’s Academic Board by PFR Board Chairman Anton Drozdov and Financial University Rector Mukhadin Eskindarov.