April 2015 News Bites

  • Retire with confidence! Learn how by attending Financial Engines’ webinar—Helping You Retire with Confidence—on April 29 (noon, Central time). Also, be sure to see what’s coming next in our 2015 retirement webinar series. Registrations may be limited, so sign up early!
  • Any carryover funds from your 2014 Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) will be available this month. If you participated in a 2014 Health Care FSA and carried over any funds (up to $500), those funds will be available to you this month, after all the 2014 claims have been processed. Check your balance at EmployeeConnect > Your Benefits Resources. Keep in mind that your carryover funds can only be used for dental and vision expenses until you meet the medical deductible.
  • 25% of Rockwell Automation employees have started a Take Action activity! Kudos to them for doing something good for their health. Have you started yet? If not, join in today!
  • Double your discount with Dell. Act now through April 30 to save twice your member discount on PCs, tablets and select electronics and accessories. View the flyer for more details.
  • The 2014 Annual Funding Notice for the Rockwell Automation Pension Plan is now available. For those hired before July 1, 2010: This Defined Benefit Pension Plan Annual Funding Notice is required by the U.S. Department of Labor as part of the Pension Protection Act of 2006. You don’t need to do anything. A copy is also available at EmployeeConnect on the Your Benefits tab. Click on Your Benefits Resources > Knowledge Center > Plan Information page under Legal Information. For more information about the Rockwell Automation Pension Plan, contact the Rockwell Automation Service Center through EmployeeConnect or call 1.877.OUR.RASC (1.877.687.7272). To speak with a Retirement Specialist, say “pension” when prompted. Specialists are available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Central time, Monday through Friday.
  • Use the Contacts tab on the Quick Find to know who to call with a benefit question. Contact numbers are listed by benefit topic—from Adoption Assistance to the Vision Plan. When you visit the page from your smartphone, the click-to-call feature even allows you to click a phone number to call the vendor automatically.