• April 7, 2020

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Tennessee Severe Weather

Tennessee Severe Weather

Last week devastating tornadoes hit Tennessee. The severe weather caused severe damage through middle Tennessee which left thousands of residents displaced and/or without power. For those affected, Optum is offering a free emotional support help line. This help line will ...

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Coronavirus – Am I at risk?

Coronavirus – Am I at risk?

With the coronavirus (2019-nCoV) now reaching the United States, are you worried you may be at risk? Although there is not a specific treatment or vaccine for the coronavirus, following good prevention practices can help prevent the spread of this ...

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ASU Spring Online Session B starts on March 16th

ASU Spring Online Session B starts on March 16th

Discount tire offers 20% employee and dependent scholarships toward undergraduate and graduate programs through ASU Online. Eligible dependents include your spouse and dependent children under the age of 24. This scholarship is in addition to Discount Tire’s Tuition Assistance Program, ...

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Mississippi Severe Weather

Mississippi Severe Weather

Over the last week, Mississippi has experienced severe weather, flash floods and tornadoes, which prompted Governor Phil Bryant to sign a declaration of emergency for the state. The severe weather has caused damage in dozens of counties and left thousands ...

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Achieve Your Educational Dreams!

Achieve Your Educational Dreams!

Spring classes will be starting soon. Take advantage of our Educational Assistance Programs to help you achieve your educational dreams. Tuition Assistance Program Provided you pass with a “C” or better, you may be reimbursed for eligible education expenses Up ...

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401(k) Limits Increasing for 2020

401(k) Limits Increasing for 2020

The IRS has announced the 2020 401(k) contribution limits; the new limit for 2020 will be $19,500. (This is an increase of $500 per year.) If you will be 50 or older in 2020, you are eligible to make extra ...

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Kincade Fire in Sonoma County

Kincade Fire in Sonoma County

Optum is offering a free emotional support help line for people impacted by the recent fires in Sonoma County California. If you have been impacted, these trained professionals can connect you to resources to help you through this difficult time. ...

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Update Your 401(k) Beneficiaries

Update Your 401(k) Beneficiaries

Your 401(k) beneficiary will receive the cash benefit from your retirement account in the unfortunate event that you pass away. It is important for you to designate a beneficiary and to keep the information up to date. Remember, the beneficiary ...

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