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There are 15 services for Pension

Pension

Retiring means much more than concluding your professional life; at the time of retirement, the average person still has about a quarter of their life to look forward to. That is why the end of your working life also represents a new start. Here you will find the services that can support you in your transition to a new phase of life.

Services:

Apply for a child-raising pension

If you are raising a child alone because your divorced partner has died, you can receive a child-raising pension.

Apply for a miners' compensation benefit

If you have lost your job in mining, you can receive a miner's compensation benefit (KAL) under certain conditions.

Apply for an old-age pension

You have reached the standard retirement age and would like to have your pension paid out without deductions? Then you have to apply for this at your competent pension insurance institution.

Apply for assistance for the elderly

As part of the care for the elderly , you as an elderly person receive a wide range of information and support: Advice on all questions of life, Pointing out offers of help, ...

Apply for basic income support in old age and in the event of reduced earning capacity (social assistance)

If your income in old age (pension) or in the event of a full reduction in earning capacity is not sufficient to cover your basic living costs, you can apply for basic income support.

Apply for benefits for victims of state injustice in the former GDR who are still suffering from the health consequences today.

If you were politically persecuted or became a victim of arbitrariness as a result of an administrative decision by an authority in the former GDR that was contrary to the rule of law, and if you have suffered damage to your health, you can, under certain conditions, receive compensation for damage.

Apply for reduced earning capacity pension

If you are no longer able to work due to illness or disability, you can receive a reduced earning capacity pension in many cases.

Apply for subsistence assistance (social assistance)

If your income or assets are not sufficient for your necessary livelihood, you will receive subsistence assistance (social assistance) under certain conditions.

Apply for support for returning to work

If you would like to work despite health problems, you can receive financial support for this - for example for aids or measures.

Applying for an old-age pension for particularly long-term insured persons

If you have paid into the pension fund for more than 45 years, you can apply for the discount-free old-age pension for particularly long-term insured persons under certain conditions.

Call the service telephone of the German Pension Insurance

If you have any questions about your pension, you can call the service telephone of the German Pension Insurance.

Repatriation costs for deceased in statutory accident insurance recovered

Have you paid for the repatriation of a person insured under the statutory accident insurance scheme? Then you can recover the costs if the person died as a result of an insured event.

Request clarification of the pension insurance account

To check whether the data for your future pension is complete and correct, you can request clarification of your insurance account from the pension insurance fund.

Request clarification of the pension insurance account of late repatriates and displaced persons

If you are recognised as a displaced person or late repatriate, you should apply for clarification of your pension insurance account so that your insurance periods from abroad can be taken into account.

Widow's and widower's pensions for surviving dependants under statutory accident insurance

If persons insured by law have died in connection with the insured activity, the surviving widows or widowers will receive a widow's or widower's pension as long as they have not remarried.