Press releases

This is where you’ll find the latest press releases issued by the company, as well as archived earlier Unum announcements, and research we’ve published on topics of importance to employers and the industry.

U.S. workers gamble with health insurance benefits; half will choose a high-deductible health plan, yet lack cash for out-of-pocket costs

Nearly half (49%) of U.S. workers plan to enroll in a high-deductible health plan for the 2020 benefit season. However, 41% don’t plan on meeting their deductible in 2019 and 39% found it difficult to pay for out-of-pocket costs not covered by their health insurance, especially Millennials (55%) and Gen Z (49%). These findings and more are part of an online poll of 1,512 U.S. working adults conducted by Unum in August.

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Unum Group Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

Unum Group today reported net income of $242.0 million ($1.16 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2019, compared to a net loss of $284.7 million ($1.30 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2018.

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