MMC Benefits Handbook
Glossary
Actively-At-Work
You are "Actively-At-Work" if you are fulfilling your job responsibilities at a Company-approved location on the day coverage is supposed to begin (e.g., you are not out ill or on a leave of absence).
After-tax paycheck deductions
Deductions taken from your pay after Social Security (FICA and Medicare) and federal unemployment insurance (FUTA) taxes and other applicable federal, state and local taxes are withheld.
Beneficiary
The person(s) or entity you designate to be entitled to benefits when you die. For Personal Life Insurance and Voluntary AD&D you are automatically the beneficiary if a covered family member dies.
Earned Commissions
Earned commissions means commissions that have been paid and are not subject to retroactive reduction.
Eligible Marsh & McLennan Companies Employees (other than MMA)
As used throughout this document, "Marsh & McLennan Companies Employees (other than MMA)" are defined as employees classified on payroll as US regular employees of Marsh & McLennan Companies or any subsidiary or affiliate of Marsh & McLennan Companies (other than MMA and any of its subsidiaries).
Eligible MMA Employees
As used throughout this document, "MMA Employees" are defined as employees classified on payroll as a US regular employee of Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC – Corporate (MMA-Corporate), Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC – Alaska (MMA-Alaska), Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC – Southwest (excluding MHBT Inc., IA Consulting, Insurance Partners of Texas, Hendrick & Hendrick, Inc. and Eustis Insurance) (MMA-Southwest), Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC – Northeast (MMA-Northeast), or Security Insurance Services.
Imputed Income
Income that is required to be added to your W-2 for certain benefits, such as Basic Life Insurance. For Basic Life Insurance, the amount added is based on age and cost factors developed by the IRS.
Regular Draw
Regular draw means a draw against commissions not subject to retroactive reduction.
Salary
For Marsh & McLennan Companies employees (other than MMA):
  • Salary for the purpose of the Plan is your annual base salary (excluding overtime, bonuses, commissions, and other extra compensation).
For MMA employees:
  • Salary for the purpose of the Plan is your annual base salary, regular draw and earned commissions.