Sage Abra Benefits Messenger Positioning and Pricing for Abra Business Partners. Objectives. Bring you up to speed on the new Sage Abra Benefits Messenger solution so you can begin discussing it with your customers and prospects What is Abra Benefits Messenger?
Sage Abra Benefits MessengerPositioning and Pricing for Abra Business Partners
New Hires, Terminations, Life Events, Etc.
Carrier Changes Take Effect
About 90% handle benefits in-house
They offer a range of plans
66% offer 5 or more plans
69% use 3 or more carriers
How Do You Send Data to Your Carriers?
Abra Benefits Enrollment
Abra Benefits Messenger
Sage Abra Benefits MessengerNuts & Bolts
Abra Benefits Messenger Servers
Abra HR +
ABC Utility Required
(AWC BE +
ABC Utility optional)
Order is placed
Messenger Utility CD is sent to customer
Customer installs Utility and begins 5-step process to become connected to benefit carriers
Step #1: Sign Up Request - Welcome email. Introduction of steps and information to be confirmed.
Step #2: Sign Up Verification – Customer verifies information with Registration key, Sage Abra Customer number, password. Customer receives email confirmation that sign up request is received
Step #3: Testing Preparation – Customer receives email confirmation that carriers have been contacted. Customer sends test file
Step #4: Carrier Testing – Test file to carrier verified.
Step #5: Go to Production – email confirmation to customer that test file verified with carrier. Customer downloads the carrier transmission schedule for each carrier. Ready to go live!
Sage Abra Benefits MessengerPricing & Marketing
Abra Benefits Messenger set-up fee 500 per carrier
Abra Benefits Enrollment implementation partner determined