15 August 2012, Wednesday, 11:08

Inhabitants of Bashkiria already used 20 billion roubles of the maternity capital

author: Luboth Kolokolova

14000 certificates for the maternity (family) capital are issued by the Branch of the Pension Fund of Russia on Bashkortostan Republic from the beginning of the current year. In total from the starting of the program more than 135 thousand inhabitants of the republic received certificates for the maternity capital.

The most popular usage of the maternity (family) capital is housing improvement. Under applications of certificates owners 13,3 billion roubles were directed to repayment of credits and loans, 5 billion roubles — to acquisition, construction and reconstruction of habitation, 1,6 billion roubles — to one-time payment for daily needs, and also a part of funds for education of children and to formation of the funded part of the future pension of mothers.

Since this year the families owning certificates for the maternity capital, will be able to direct its funds not only for education, but also for allowance of a child in educational institutions, the Branch of the Pension Fund on RB informs.

According to recently accepted legislation, the owners of certificates who directed means of the maternity capital to the funded part of pension will be able to receive these means in the form of urgent payment at retirement.

It should be mentioned that at present the size of the maternity capital makes 387,6 thousand roubles. 162,6 billion roubles are allocated in the Pension Fund budget for its payment this year.