Human Resource Services will host an informational session on starting to save for retirement. This session provides a high-level view of the real effect of time on money and why saving today for your retirement is important. This session will also cover the differences of good and bad debt and how budgeting can help you save money. This TIAA led session will be offered on October 19 at 11:00 a.m. via webcast. Please register in advance.
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Human Resource Services will host a confidential biometric screening on November 5 from 7 to 9 a.m. in the Safety Training Room, located at 3219 Hudson Road. All benefit eligible employees may participate in one free biometric screening per academic year. For more information, and to register, visit the confidential biometric screening webpage.
Human Resource Services will host an informational session on bridging the gap from your employer health plan to Medicare. Learn how to use the Marketplace or healthcare.gov to price Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliant plans, and options such as COBRA, Short Term Health Plans, Sharing Programs and Group Plans. The hour long sessions will be presented by Todd Cooper with Veridian, via Zoom on October 27 at 3 p.m. Please register in advance.
ASIFlex, UNI's flexible spending account (FSA) vendor, has enhanced their mobile app so that users can more easily:
The UNI Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Vendor changed to GuidanceResources effective October 1, 2021. Toll-free access is available 24/7/365 to counseling and crisis-intervention by master's-level clinicians. This service is available to UNI benefits eligible employees, their families, and members of their household. To access services call: 1-855-784-2057. For additional information visit: https://hrs.uni.edu/mybenefits/eap
Starting November 1, UNI benefit eligible employees are eligible to join WW for Free! WW is Weight Watchers reimagined. No matter what your goal is—to lose weight, eat healthier, move more, develop a more positive mindset, or all of the above, WW may be for you. To learn more, and get started, visit: https://hrs.uni.edu/wellbeing/freeww
Human Resource Services will host two EAP orientations via Zoom. Learn more about the benefits and resources available to you through your EAP. Services include counseling for life challenges, life coaching, financial consultation, legal consultation, and eldercare and childcare resources and referral. These thirty minute sessions will take place on October 13 at 3:00 p.m. and October 20 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.
Experiencing a qualified life event such as marriage, or birth of a child, allows you to make changes to your benefits. If you do not have a qualified life event during the year you may make changes annually during Open Enrollment, which will occur November 1 - November 30, 2021. Any changes made during the open enrollment period will be effective January 1, 2022.
ASIFlex, our Flexible Spending Account (FSA) vendor, allows purchases through the FSA Store® using your flex spending dollars. This website is a great resource to see what items are eligible for purchase and to use your flex spending money. The FSA Store® website also has a Savings Center where available coupons are listed for purchases at the FSA Store®.