August 18, 2022
"Forgotten" PIS / Pasep funds released to 10.5 million people

“Forgotten” PIS / Pasep funds released to 10.5 million people

a Central Bank (BC) It was announced in January that millions of Brazilians had forgotten the money in the banks and that it would now be possible to consult and recover the remaining money. In just one week on the air, it will be a file Consulting site receivable values Over 100 million visits.

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What many people do not know is that a file salary allowance It also has large sums of money forgotten by millions of Brazilians. These resources are called PIS / Pasep . classes.

According to Caixa Econômica Federal, about 10.5 million workers have not yet withdrawn a portion of the available R$23.3 billion.

The funds come from collections made by the Social Integration Program (PIS) and the Public Service Legacy Formation Program (Pasep), which were deposited into a public fund prior to the implementation of Constitution of 1988.

Who is Eligible for PIS/Pasep Shares?

To be eligible to opt out, the holder must have worked with a formal contract between 1971 and October 4, 1988 – the date prior to the promulgation of the Constitution. In addition, you must have available credit.

In 2019, the federal government made fund resources – now extinct – available through Act No. 13392. It was also decided that in the event of the death of a pregnant woman, Heirs simplified access to money.

How to withdraw stakes PIS / Pasep

The first step is to see if any resources have been released. to me PIS Pasep . Lessons Consultationjust access Location or the My FGTS app. In the case of Caixa account holders, the balance can also be checked via online banking.

If funds are released, the second step is withdrawal. The owner can use the FGTS app to transfer money to the current account for interest.

In the case of cash withdrawals, sums of up to 3,000 BRL can be redeemed at lottery stores, Caixa self-service terminals or other bank correspondents. For values ​​above this range, withdrawals are only enabled in Caixa branches.