VAWO members can get discounts on different insurances at OHRA and Zilveren Kruis.
|Extra coverage basic health||10%|
|Supplementary health insurance||10%|
Here you can calculate your premium advantage and take up and/or change insurances online. With Ohra you can make use of a transfer service. They will arrange the cancellation of your old insurance. For information via phone, call: +31 26 – 400 4040.
For insurance at Zilveren Kruis, see the webpage secure.zilverenkruis.nl. Look for Vakbond voor Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs or search with group number: 207005942.
Make use of the tax advantage
It’s possible to pay the VAWO’s contribution via the Selection Model Employment Conditions. Your employer deducts the contribution from your gross salary, so that you will pay less taxes. The net advantage can reach up to 50%. The scheme can differ for every institution or university, so check your employer’s website or ask human resources about it.