Services and benefits


YTY membership fee includes the following insurance:

  • leisure time accident insurance (trade union insurance)
  • leisure time traveller’s insurance (trade union insurance)
  • legal expenses and liability insurance covering employment disputes

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Holiday homes

YTY owns three high standard holiday residences that may be leased by members throughout the year. Read more

Career coaching

Would you like to make sure your CV or job application is clear and convincing? As our member, you can book a 30-minute private phone consultation from an expert. This servise is free of charge for our members. You can choose the theme and coach according to your needs. Coaching is done remotely via phone or Skype voice/video call at your chosen time.

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Peer groups for international specialists

Peer groups help you identify and talk about your own expertise and find hidden employment opportunities.This is a novel way to resolve the unemployment challenges of highly educated immigrants living in Helsinki-Uusimaa Region.

The CareerBoost program is free of charge. To be accepted to the group, you have to be registered with the Employment and Economic Development Office.

In the CareerBoost program, you enhance your job seeking skills in the Finnish labour market. The group also helps to create and grow a network and to remain motivated through your job seeking project. Read more

Discounts for members

Member+ is an online member benefit service for all Akava-affiliated trade unions. Members of YTY may register for this service.

Holiday Club
Holiday Club offers -15 % discount to YTY members in all Holiday Club resorts in Finland.
Reservations: or tel. 030 68 600.
Reservation code: YTY15

Discount from cruise lines

Tallink Silja
The TallinkSilja shipping line provides varying special offers for leisure travel every month.

YTY members may join Club One free of charge, and are admitted directly to the intermediate Silver level of the programme. You may register and provide your contact details online at (Finnish language only). If you are already a member of Club One, then your current membership number will remain unchanged. Simply send e-mail to specifying your union (YTY) and the customer number 9057.

For further details check out the website at
For timetables and reservations:
Club One, tel. +358 60 015 268 (EUR 1,75 per call + local/mobile call charge)

Viking Line
Viking Line provides even 10 % discount from the current rate for the following cruises:
• Helsinki-Stockholm-Helsinki, service code FKKRY
• Turku- Stockholm-Turku, service code FKKRY
• Helsinki-Tallinn-Helsinki day cruise, service code FKKRYP

Bookings through, travel agencies or by phone 0600-41577.

Eckerö Line
Eckerö Line member discount is 10-15 % from current price. The price depends on departure date and time and time of booking.
Bookings only through with code JARJ20

Fuel discount

YTY membership card brings special benefits at Teboil service stations, including a discount of 2,1 cents per litre of petrol or diesel fuel and 10 per cent off the price of lubricants (not applicable to canisters exceeding 10 litres).

Member discounts on fuel and lubricants are available at regular and unmanned Teboil service stations (excluding Express unmanned stations) when paying in cash or by debit card, MasterCard or Visa. If your payment card includes the K-Plussa feature, then you may select the member benefit instead of Plus points at the checkout or vending machine.

You claim the discount by displaying your YTY membership card when paying at the counter or by inserting it first into the vending machine before using your payment card. The discount will be reckoned on current prices at the manned or unmanned service station.