Pain at the pump gets more acute

Bridgeford, Lydell C.; McKeever, Dan
August 2008
Employee Benefit News;Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p53
The article discusses the efforts of many U.S. companies to help their employees to cope up with increasing gas prices in 2008. The New York-based human resources (HR) consulting firm The Alcott Group had previously gave each of its employees with $100 to alleviate the burden to soaring gas prices. Corporate president Louis Basso states that Alcott may consider using gas card instead of cash. TransitCenter president and chief executive officer (CEO) Larry Filler cites the move of many companies to expand their transit benefits.


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