Unemployment security for entrepreneurs

Membership in an unemployment fund is the only way to influence the amount of unemployment benefit. Manage your risks and join AYT.

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News and Updates

Log in to our electronic services using Suomi.fi-Identification

18.6.2019 - 13:32

Starting from 18. June 2019 AYT's electronic service will be accessed using Suomi.fi e-Identification. Suomi.fi e-Identification is a shared identification service for public administration e-...

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AYT to merge with SYT in 2020

24.5.2019 - 14:39

In 1995 two unemployment funds were established for the self-employed and entrepreneurs: AYT and SYT. Now a quarter of a century later it has been decided that the two funds are to be combined....

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If you want to calculate the AYT fund's membership fee or the amount of any allowance, you can use our calculators provided below.

You can access the AYT fund's calculators from the membership fee and entrepreneur's daily allowance links. The link for calculating requalification security allowance will take you to the website of the Federation of Unemployment Funds in Finland (TYJ).

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We annually publish an updated brochure available in Finnish, Swedish and English. The brochures are available here in electronic format. You may also order the material we publish either for personal or professional use free of charge.

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AYT contact information

Ratavartijankatu 2, 00520 Helsinki
Tel. 09 2535 3100
asiakaspalvelu [at] ayt.fi

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Membership of the AYT fund is a sensible and affordable way to manage risks relating to the continuity of your business operations.

Membership of an unemployment fund is the only way to affect the amount of your unemployment allowance. Secure your future and join the AYT fund now or read more first about membership in the fund.