Benefits

Try This Great Idea for Your Pay Raise and Bonus

By Steve Smith / July 1, 2017 /

Why not put your bonus and pay raise this year into your 401(k) plan? Find out how and why.

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Regular Part-Time Associates are Eligible for Basic Life Insurance

By Steve Smith / July 1, 2017 /

The Exchange offers life insurance for all regular part-time associates. You don’t want to leave your family in dire financial straits. The cash replaces your income and can help your family meet many important financial needs, such as funeral costs, daily living expenses and college funding. You get to pick the person—your beneficiary—who would receive…

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Attention: Check Your FSA Accounts

By Steve Smith / July 1, 2017 /

This is a friendly reminder to check your balance at PayFlex.com or on the PayFlex mobile app.

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Always Available — eBenefits

By Steve Smith / June 1, 2017 /

Active associates, eBenefits is available right at the tips of your fingers.

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Going on Vacation? Don’t Let Your Lab Tests Slide by the Wayside

By Steve Smith / June 1, 2017 /

Summer means vacation time and travel. If your doctor has ordered lab tests, it’s important to stay on track. This is true whether you’re at home or traveling. Aetna’s preferred national lab, Quest Diagnostics, makes it easy. Locations anywhere You can go for a test even while traveling at Quest’s more than 2,200 patient service…

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Retirees: Try These Mypenpay Resources

By Steve Smith / June 1, 2017 /

When logging on to aafesretirement.mypenpay.com for the first time: Select your Social Security number (SSN) as login preference. Enter your SSN with no dashes. Enter the password provided. Select “Login.” Answer three security questions. Enter a personal password between six and 20 characters without special characters. It may contain alphabetical characters, numeric characters or both.…

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Incentives Make Money for You

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

Earn money by taking a medical test. Find out how.

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These Booklets Have All Your Answers

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

For every Exchange benefits plan, there’s a booklet, or brochure or flyer that explains everything.

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Why Pay More When the Quality is the Same?

By Steve Smith / May 1, 2017 /

Why pay $15,000 for a colonoscopy at a hospital when the same colonoscopy at a digital imaging center is $5,000 cheaper and just as reliable?

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Retirees, Check Out These MyPenPay Resources

By Steve Smith / April 1, 2017 /

Exchange retirees, there’s plenty of information here for you.

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