Having to deal with talent agents, casting agencies, auditions, and rehearsals while focusing on your job as an actor can require considerable juggling. In addition, you will want to learn about the rights and privileges afforded to you under your benefits plans. In learning about your plans early on, you can maximize the use of your benefits, and devote more of your time and energy to your career. Included on this page are benefits issues as well as websites that might be of particular use in assisting you to progress in your career.
The web page of the labor organization which represents the participants in the Pension and Health Plans. SAG-AFTRA negotiates the bargaining agreements under which contributions are made to your benefit plans. If you change address, you must notify both SAG-AFTRA and the Plan Office, as the health/pension plans are operationally separate from the union.