88Sears Benefits Basics

Hello Guys, In this article we will see 88Sears Benificts.

88Sears Eligiblity

Coverage under your health and welfare benefits plans begins on your first day of employment for full-time salaried associates and after 90 days of employment for full-time hourly associates or the date you move to an eligible class of covered associates, provided you properly enrol within 31 days of that date.

Temporary and part-time associates are generally not eligible for health and welfare benefits under most circumstances. Please refer to your Benefits Handbook for a detailed breakdown. Your participation in the health and welfare plans will end on the date you no longer qualify as an eligible associate or separate from the Company.

Coverage under the Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans will end 14 days after separation from service. Your benefit elections will remain in effect for the remainder of that calendar year unless you make changes as a result of a Qualifying Change in Status.

DEPENDENTS

Your dependents may be eligible to take advantage of coverage under many of the benefit programs. Proof of eligibility is required when enrolling a dependent for coverage. Your eligible dependents include.

  • ƒYour Legal Spouse (whether opposite or same-sex) other than common-law spouses.ƒ
  • Your children up to age 26.ƒ
  • A disabled child who is incapable of self-sustaining employment because of mental or physical disability may continue coverage to age 26 and beyond.

CHANGE COVERAGE / BENEFIT ELECTIONS

The benefits you elect during your initial eligibility period or during Annual Enrollment are in effect for the entire plan year. You may only make changes to your benefits during the year if you have a Qualifying Change in Status. You have 31 days from the qualifying event to make changes to your benefits. Examples of Qualifying Change in Status include:ƒ

  • Marriageƒ.
  • Birth or adoption of a child.
  • ƒDivorceƒ.
  • Death of an enrolled dependentƒ.
  • Change in employment status.
  • ƒChange in coverage under another plan.

How To Enroll 88Sears

You can enrol in your health and welfare benefits using our simple and convenient online enrollment system. Visit the enrollment website via MyHR at www.88sears.com to make changes to your benefits.

If you have any questions or are unable to enrol online, please call the Transformco Benefits Center at 1-888-887-3277 and choose option 1, Monday through Friday from 7 am to 7 pm CT.

TURNING AGE 65 AND BECOMING MEDICARE ELIGIBLE

If you are turning age 65 in 2021, please contact your local Social Security office to determine if you are eligible for benefits. For additional information on Medicare eligibility and enrollment periods, please visit www.Medicare.gov.

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