Aflac Business Solutions℠ supports both business owners and employees with resources to help make life easier
COLUMBUS, Ga. – Nov. 20, 2015 – Aflac (NYSE: AFL), the number one provider of voluntary insurance sales at the work site in the United States, today announced the launch of Aflac Business Solutions℠, a suite of value-added services that addresses the evolving and emerging needs of business owners and their employees.
Complementing the company’s industry-leading products, the new suite helps employees protect themselves and their assets against fraud and identity theft, provides small businesses with banking relationships, supports employers with Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance requirements, and provides assistance to insured employees and their families with navigating benefits and online medical treatment.
“For 60 years Aflac has promised our customers that we will be there when they need us most and now we can be there not just when the unexpected happens, but every day,” said Teresa White, president of Aflac U.S. “We believe Aflac Business Solutions expands on the Aflac promise by giving us additional resources to support business owners and employees every day from the moment they become our customers.”
Aflac Business Solutions allows agents and brokers to offer premiere partner services at Aflac-preferred rates. Initial partnerships include:
- Fraud protection servicesa suite of value-added services that addresses the evolving and emerging needs of business owners and their employees
Aflac will provide comprehensive services to help protect a customer’s personal and financial information, provide ongoing internet monitoring and deliver full identity restoration.
- Small-business banking
Aflac’s field force will have the opportunity to offer access to small business banking services through a preferred bank for new and existing accounts in select markets.
- ACA reporting
Aflac employer clients will have access to ACA reporting compliance solutions including an ACA phone and email hotline, 1095 communications to employees, IRS filing and more.
- Benefit management support
Aflac partners will offer administrative support, help negotiate employees’ unpaid medical bills and provide access to telemedicine support from highly qualified health care professionals that can evaluate common conditions and ailments.
- Flexible spending
Aflac’s partnership can help employees to implement and assist with administration of a flexible spending account plan at minimal cost.
“We know our clients, policyholders and certificate holders, and broker partners are demanding more from their benefits provider. Our mission is to help businesses keep employees happy and productive,” White added. “Providing a robust benefits offering at a time when many employers are limiting benefits gives businesses a competitive advantage when it comes to attracting and retaining talent. Aflac Business Solutions is just one more way we make it easy to do business with Aflac.”
To learn more about Aflac Business Solutions, visit aflac.com/aflacbusinesssolutions.