MetLife Retirement & Savings.Metlife Retirement & Savings recently announced an innovation in delivering enrollment and plan information to 401(k) participants in the small and midsized markets. Through the use of Macromedia (Macromedia, Inc., San Francisco, CA, www.macromedia.com) A software company specializing in multimedia authoring tools that was acquired by Adobe Systems, Inc. in mid-2005. It was founded in 1992 by the merger of Authorware, Inc., which was founded in 1984, and MacroMind-Paracomp. Breeze technology, MetLife is offering plan sponsors customizable online multimedia presentations for its plan participants Plan participants
Employees or other beneficiaries who are eligible to receive benefits from a company's employee benefit plan. . MetLife is able to communicate a particular 401(k) plan's features, and the different investment options available to plan participants. The presentations also will instruct in·struct
v. in·struct·ed, in·struct·ing, in·structs
1. To provide with knowledge, especially in a methodical way. See Synonyms at teach.
2. To give orders to; direct.
v. plan participants on how to enroll TO ENROLL. To register; to enter on the rolls of chancery, or other court's; to make a record. in their company's 401(k) plan and link them directly to MetLife's participant Web site.