KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 16 – Registration for the Employees Provident Fund’s (EPF) Caruman Sukarela Insentif Suri (i-Suri) opened today, and those who are eligible may participate in i-Suri by registering as an EPF member at any of the 67 EPF branches nationwide.
Housewives, widows and single mothers whose profiles are listed in the National Database on Poverty (eKasih) can register for i-Suri and contribute a minimum of RM5 on a monthly basis into their retirement savings accounts, in order to be eligible to receive the Government incentive of RM40 per month, which will be deposited into their EPF accounts.
Eligible individuals, who sign up for i-Suri, will be able to enjoy the same benefits as EPF members, such as annual dividends on their retirement savings, Age 50, 55 and 60 Withdrawal, Incapacitation Benefit and Death Benefit. This is in addition to the Government’s RM40 incentive. For more information on i-Suri, call the EPF Contact Management Centre (CMC) at 03-8922 6000 or refer to the EPF website at http://www.kwsp.gov.my or visit any EPF branches nationwide. — Bernama