Thinking holistically about benefits in a lean year

June 2009
Employee Benefit News;Jun2009, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p19
The article discusses the impact of the economic downturn on the employee benefits sector. The 7th annual Employee Benefits Trend Study by MetLife found that six out of 10 employees were motivated by the economy to examine their retirement needs and the economic downturn also prompted many employees to determine their needs for insurance. Suggestions for employers in offering benefits program are discussed.


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