Fermilab recognizes that supporting employees in their efforts to balance career and family life remains a crucial benefit. To help support that balance, I’m pleased to announce the launch of a new Fermilab parental leave policy effective today, March 1, and a tax-free commuter benefit program that will begin on June 1.

An Empowering Conversations Webcast: Why Women Need to Save More than Men Hosted by: Fermilab Benefits Office and Women’s Initiative March 3 @ Noon in Curia II Join Kathy Murphy, President of Fidelity Personal Investing and Jean Chatzky, award-winning personal finance journalist, to learn why it’s so important for women to prepare for the unexpected – and what you can do now to stay on top of your savings. In this free webcast, we’ll discuss:  The importance of having a…

Affordable Care Act (ACA) forms have been mailed to employees’ home addresses. If you receive one, be sure to keep the form, as you may be required to provide it when filing your 2015 Federal tax return.

Fermilab scientist Don Lincoln explains how particle physics research attempts to answer questions of the universe. For those with a more practical bent, he explains how this research is an excellent investment, with a high rate of return for society.

Open enrollment for benefits will take place from Oct. 16-30. Open enrollment is your opportunity to make changes to your benefits coverage for the coming year. Changes made during open enrollment will be effective Jan. 1, 2016.