Benefits Tools and Resources Final Rev 102309 - Benefits Online

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Benefits Tools and Resources Final Rev 102309 - Benefits Online

Northrop Grumman Benefits

Tools and Resources


Today’s Topics

Benefits OnLine

• My Benefits Access

• Northrop Grumman Benefits Center

• Questions

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Benefits OnLine

Your single source for all your benefits needs


Benefits OnLine Home Page

http://benefits.northropgrumman.com

Accessible via the Intranet or Internet

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Benefits OnLine Quick Links

Links to the information requested most

often by employees

• Benefit information for new employees

• Provider (carrier) websites and phone

numbers

Benefits (plan) summaries

• Summary Plan Descriptions for Health,

Savings and Pension plans

• Claim and other benefit forms

• Benefit updates and new programs

• Historical benefits news and

communications

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Benefits OnLine News & Information

Get the latest news about

your Northrop Grumman

Benefits

Visit the Investment Center

for financial information

pertaining to your Savings

Plan

Check the Wellness Center

for tips on maintaining a

healthy lifestyle

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Benefits OnLine Topic Specific Content

Life Events: How events such as

marriage, divorce or birth of a child

affect your benefits

Health: Medical, Dental, Vision,

Flexible Spending Accounts, Group

Legal, COBRA and more

Savings: Plan information, IRS

limits, fund performance, savings

goals

Pension: Current and

historical pension information,

guide to retirement

EAP Work/Life: Free services

available through the Employee

Assistance Program

Retiree Connection: Content

of specific interest to NG

Retirees

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My Benefits Access

A secure site for all your benefit transactions and

information


My Benefits Access

You may log in to My Benefits Access by clicking

either icon on the Benefits OnLine home page

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My Benefits Access Log In

Already

registered? Log

on by entering

your self

selected User

ID and

Password

First time user?

Select the link

“create your

user ID”

Registering ensures that only you have access to your benefit

information online.

Once you are registered your information is more secure and

unauthorized access to your personal benefits information, including

your Savings Plan account, will be prevented

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My Benefits Access - Action Needed

Action items requiring your prompt

attention

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My Benefits Access - Savings Plan Information

Your

account

balance

can be

viewed

here

Use the drop

down menu

to change

your

contribution

rate, change

investments

and more

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My Benefits Access Savings Details

Review portfolio

performance

Change contributions

Request forms and

materials

Change future

investments

Model or request a loan

Open PCRA Brokerage

Window

Finance Tools: Microsoft

Money and Quicken

View Recent Requests

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My Benefits Access Health Plan Information

View your

current

coverage costs

by clicking

here

Your

carrier

websites,

phone

numbers &

benefits

summaries

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My Benefits Access Health Plan Information

Your current plans

and costs are

accessible from the

drop down menu

under the Health and

Welfare tab.

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My Benefits Access Pension

Cash Balance Account

Access

the drop

down

menu to

view all

Cash

Balance

amounts

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My Benefits Access Pension – Key Dates

View and verify your vesting status and retirement

eligibility dates

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My Benefits Access - Pension Estimates

From the drop down

Menu on the home

page select

“Estimate

Retirement Income”

Next, enter

your

retirement

assumptions

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My Benefits Access

Pension Estimates (cont’d)

Enter your

estimated

expenses after

retirement and

then click

“Save and

Estimate

Retirement

Income”

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My Benefits Access

Pension Estimates - Results

To see your pension payment options select “forms of payment”

Save your estimate for future reference.

You can compare estimates you run with different

assumptions

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My Benefits Access

Pension Estimates - Forms of payment

Pull down

menu

displays

Historical

and Cash

Balance

benefits

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Pension Estimates - Forms of Payment

Historical Benefit (Part A) example

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Pension Estimates - Forms of Payment

Cash Balance Benefit (Part D) example

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Pension Estimates - Forms of Payment

Historical with Transition Benefit (Part B or C) example

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My Benefits Access Profile

Verify your personal information, add your personal email

address, view your savings sub plan, add or update your

beneficiaries and change your log on information

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My Benefits Access – Preferred Form of Correspondence

Receive your benefits

materials more

quickly and efficiently

and reduce paper by

selecting electronic

communications as

your Preferred Form

of Correspondence on

your Personal Profile

tab

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Northrop Grumman Benefits Center

For Assistance by Phone


Northrop Grumman Benefits Center (NGBC)

A call center staffed by knowledgeable

representatives dedicated to assisting Northrop

Grumman employees.

The NGBC provides phone support to more than

500,000 Northrop Grumman employees, retirees

and their dependents.

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Northrop Grumman Benefits Center (NGBC)

The NGBC can assist you with issues relating to

Health coverage.

• Assist with enrollment questions and concerns

• Intercede with your carriers in certain

situations via the Advocacy group

• Discuss and initiate COBRA benefits

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Northrop Grumman Benefits Center (NGBC)

The NGBC can assist you with issues relating to

the Northrop Grumman Savings Plan.

• Explain any company match for which you are

eligible

• Help you change your contribution percentage

and future investments

• Discuss and initiate loans and withdrawals

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Northrop Grumman Benefits Center (NGBC)

The NGBC can assist you with issues relating to

Northrop Grumman Retirement plans.

• Verify your vesting status and retirement

eligibility dates

• Explain the retirement process

• Discuss and initiate your retirement benefits

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Northrop Grumman Benefits Center (NGBC)

Available Monday through Friday

(excluding holidays)

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET

Call

1-800-894-4194

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Questions?

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