Here you’ll discover the latest news about our company and our people, our involvement in the community, our products and services, plus a listing of recent articles, interviews and reports by or featuring Unum business leaders.

Press releases

Articles and research

What to watch out for during open enrollment

(CNBC, Oct 27, 2018) You get one chance to revisit your benefits choices, and just sticking with your previous selections could be an expensive mistake. At the very least, here are four things to check before the open enrollment period ends.

The 15 most popular employee perks

(Employee Benefit News, Oct 16, 2018) A poll of 1,227 working adults from benefits provider Unum found that the most desired perks have to do with flexible work options and absence management. 

Customer testimonials

Down but not out

Facing an uncertain future, Unum customer Desiree Rufer says her disability benefits changed the course of her life.

Jineen valued that Unum was in her court

From courtrooms to the racquetball court, Jineen Pavesi was always on the go.

In her career as court reporter, Jineen bustled around the streets of Manhattan collecting testimonies from defendants, plaintiffs and expert witnesses.

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After injury and amputation, a return to the waves

Two years ago, severely depressed and immobile, David Conner longed for the life he once knew. In particular, he missed the ocean, and the joy of surfing the coastal waters off Hawaii. Today, David is a member of Hawaii’s adaptive surf team and a supporter of AccesSurf, which helps children and adults with disabilities enjoy the water.

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