MMC Benefits Handbook
Beneficiary Elections
These are the benefit plans for which you name a beneficiary to receive a benefit in the event of a death:
  • Voluntary AD&D
  • Health Savings Account
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Personal Life Insurance
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Group Variable Universal Life
  • 401(k) Savings & Investment Plan (if you are married, you will need your spouse's consent to name someone other than your spouse as beneficiary)
  • Supplemental Savings & Investment Plan
Each plan has rules about who can be your beneficiary. Refer to the individual benefit plan sections for further information about beneficiary elections for these plans.
Note: The US Retirement Program provides survivor benefits to qualified domestic partners. See "Eligible Survivor" in the Marsh & McLennan Companies Retirement Plan, Benefit Equalization Plan and Supplemental Retirement Plan sections of the Benefits Handbook for specific domestic partner plan details.