This open enrollment season is unlike others, according to new research from employee benefits provider Unum (NYSE: UNM).
Unum announces that Mark Till will oversee Unum International's business as Executive Vice President. Mr. Till will join Unum on February 1, 2021, and will be officially appointed to the role on April 1, 2021, subject to regulatory approval.
Breast cancer has been a top cause of disability for over a decade, but survivors spend an average of two weeks less out of work, according to new data from Unum (NYSE: UNM).
An enhanced dental offering from Unum (NYSE: UNM) includes expanded coverage for employees, more plan flexibility for companies, and a better administrative experience for benefits administrators.
More than half (55%) of U.S. workers don’t protect their income with disability insurance. Seven out of 10 Baby Boomers also forgo this coverage, despite being more likely to need it. This generation makes up nearly half (47%) of all long term disability claims, according to internal claims data from Unum.
With student loan debt topping more than $1.6 trillion nationwide, Unum found a novel solution to help its employees pay some of those burdensome loans. Announced to employees in 2019, Unum’s Student Debt Relief Program allows the company’s 9,500 U.S. employees to transfer up to 40 hours of carry-over paid time off (PTO) into a payment against student debt.