- December 2009
Available November 18, 2009, online pricing applications on www.medco.com/ut –including the My Rx Choices® – were updated to provide greater flexibility in claims pricing with deductibles. This is being done in order to give Medco members the most accurate pricing data available on the Medco website. Read more about this enhancement.
There has been a lot of talk about Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) in 2010. In January 2010, there will no longer be an income limit to convert traditional, pre-tax IRAs into post tax Roth IRAs. This option would allow participants to pay taxes on saved money now in order to receive funds and earnings tax-free at the time of an eligible distribution later. Read more about the differences between the UTSaver Roth 403(b) TSA and a Roth IRA.
For many of us, the holidays were magical in childhood, carefree times to be savored. But then we grew into hordes of harried adults, falling victim to the season's high expectations. Holiday stress has become as much a tradition as the seasonal ham. Read more about this topic and great resources/programs that are available to you and your dependents.
Neither stress nor holiday weight gain need ruin your holidays this year. Here are tips about eating habits and foods that can boost your mood when a stressful situation strikes. You’ll feel calmer–and be trimmer–throughout the holiday season.
As much as we look forward to holiday parties and dinners, many of us fear enjoying it too much – and packing on the pounds.
Indeed, the average American consumes approximately 4,500 calories and 229 grams fat from eating a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. And that doesn’t include breakfast, lunch, or late-night snacking on leftovers. Read more about these helpful holiday tips!
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