I’m passing along an article aimed at employees, not employers, offering some great ways for plan members to save money during open enrollment and throughout the benefits year. It’s an equally valuable read for employers.
See if your open enrollment materials address all the tips covered in the article. For example, do you ask employees to think about their retirement benefits during open enrollment season? Do your materials illustrate the advantage of using an HSA as a long-term savings vehicle for future health expenditures? Are you doing enough to help employees learn about all of the available health plan options to determine the best plan for their individual situation? Taking a step back and reviewing your materials from the perspective of the employee will help everyone make the most of your upcoming open enrollment.
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