Life Events

Leaving the Industry

Whatever the reason may be for your leaving the acting industry, you should find out about of the effect this will have on your benefit plans. First, it is necessary that you keep your information, such as your address, current with the Plans. You should also be aware of how vesting works. Your health coverage will be discontinued when you no longer have sufficient earnings to maintain Earned Eligibility. At this point, Self Pay options would apply.

Plan Checklist

  • Once you no longer have sufficient earnings to maintain Earned Eligibility, you can elect to self-pay on a monthly basis to stay covered. Click here for more information on the Self-Pay Coverage Program.
  • If you are leaving the industry due to a disability, click here for more information on the Total Disability Extension.

Also Consider...

External Links

  • Employment-Resources.com

    Job search engines, listings of career fairs in your area, resume tips, employee's toolbox, and more.

  • Mapping Your Future

    Offers tips for planning your career. There is also information on how to select and pay for a school as well as a chat room.

  • Collegeview.com

    Provides hundreds of virtual tours, information on scholarships and financial aid, profiles of over 3,800 colleges and universities around the nation, career planning tools, related articles, and more.