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All the tips for using benefits that help you as an ASEBP member.

Get Smart: HSA vs WSA

Dec. 2, 2021

Some employers offer Health and Wellness Spending Accounts (HSA/WSA). If you’re new to spending accounts, you might find it confusing to know the difference between the two types. Or, maybe you just have an HSA and aren’t sure what sorts of expenses you can claim. Either way, read on for some key differences between these two accounts, and a list of some common, and not-so-common items you can claim that you might not have known about! 

Who’s Impacted by Benefits Fraud?

Nov. 8, 2021

While you may feel like you’re protected from the consequences of benefits fraud because you would never knowingly commit it (thank you for that by the way!), you may need to rethink that sentiment, and here’s why.

Your Path to Mental Wellness

Oct. 28, 2021

If you’ve ever thought about talking to someone (outside of your family or social circle) but aren’t sure where to turn, you aren’t alone. The options can feel overwhelming, but that’s where we want to help!

Let’s Go on a Journey Together

Sep. 23, 2021

Over the next 12 months, let’s go on a journey together—one of exploration, education, and empowerment. Sounds exciting, right?

So, what exactly is this journey all about? Benefits fraud! Okay…before we lose you—yes, even we know this isn’t a riveting topic—hear us out.

Appeals at ASEBP

Aug. 26, 2021

As part of the care and consideration we provide to covered members, ASEBP offers the opportunity for you to appeal decisions with which you don't agree. Whether an individual claim has been denied or coverage you believe you are eligible for has been declined, you have options.

Appeals at ASEBP fall into two categories:

Back to School Reminders

Aug. 24, 2021

It’s that time again! As we exchange our flip flops for pumpkin spice, now’s a good time for some back-to-school reminders when it comes to your benefits.

Office Remains Closed to Walk-in Visitors

Our office remains closed to in-person traffic due to the COVID-19 pandemic, meaning the best way to reach us continues to be by phone or email. On September 1, we’ll be transitioning from our summer hours back to our extended contact centre hours—7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Allocate Now for Health and Wellness Later

Jul. 22, 2021

We know you’re in the middle of your summer break and a new school year is probably the last thing on your mind—we get it, we really do—but a little planning now may save you out-of-pocket expenses later.

Summer Benefit Reminders

Jun. 21, 2021

Another school year is coming to a close, and we can all agree that this break is definitely needed. But, before you set your sights on some much-needed R&R, here are a few items to keep in mind:

Fraud Impacts All of Us

Feb. 3, 2021

At the Alberta School Employee Benefit Plan (ASEBP), the safety of your personal information is our top priority. To help you, we’re highlighting some resourceful information to support you to do the same. We have detailed processes and procedures when it comes to collecting your personal information and checks and balances in place to ensure it’s secure. 

Here are a few ways to keep your information secure and keep you safe from benefit fraud: 

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