Employee Benefits May Include the following:

401k, Pension, Retirement, Retiree, Health Insurance, Medical, Vision, Dental, IRA, Competitive Base Pay, Quarterly Bonus, Paid Time Off, Weekly Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Insurance, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Paid Family Medical Leave, Bereavement, Jury Duty and Parental Leave, Life, Dependent and Accident Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Savings Plan 401(k), Company Paid Retirement Benefit, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Health Savings Account (HSA), Time Off and Flexible Days, Group Legal Plan, Group Home Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Employee Discounts, Adoption Reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loans, Well-Being Programs, etc…

Company YBR Benefits Center Phone Number:

1-877-262-5894 CNA Benefits Center Between 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday

1-847-883-2085 Outside the United States, Puerto Rico, or Canada

Company Summary: CNA is a financial corporation that is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois in the United States. Their principal subsidiary is Continental Casualty Company was founded in 1897. CNA, the existing parent company, was incorporated in 1967.

CNA is among the largest commercial insurer in the US as of 2018. They offer a wide choice of basic and specialty property and casualty insurance products and services for business owners and entrepreneurs in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia. CNA is supported by hundreds of years of experience and over $45 billion of assets.

CNA began in 1897 as Continental Assurance Company of North America in Detroit. Their purpose was to offer accident and health insurance to those employed by the railroad industry. The company then merged with the Metropolitan Accident Company and changed their name to Continental Casualty Company, and relocated to Chicago. They later acquired the National Fire Insurance Company of Hartford in 1956 and years later, acquired the American Casualty Company in 1963. To create a name for the company, they took the first letter of each of the original companies and formed CNA. It was then known as the Continental National American Group, but was later rebranded to simply CNA.

Quick Summary of Benefits:

As of 2016, they have a record of about 6,700 employees in their organization.  Their employees may join in a wide selection of benefit programs as soon as they become eligible.  They may be eligible to the following benefits once they are qualified:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Life Plan
  • Accident insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Disability Income Program
  • Short & Long Term Disability Plans
  • Transit Reimbursement Incentive Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health Advocate
  • Group Legal Services

Some of their benefits also include the following:

  • CNA 401(k) Plan
  • Holidays
  • Annual Time Off
  • Paid Time Off
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Wellness Matters Program
  • Learning & Development
  • Adoption Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Please note that the full list of benefits available to new employees varies from location to location due to differences in local laws, regulations, and customs – and may change at any time.

B.A.M. Recommendation:

“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details. You may also visit the link(s) provided below for more information and verification.”

Your Benefits Resources (YBR) Website:

The YBR Web site is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. YBR provides information, tools and calculators to help you:

  • Learn how your benefit plans work.
  • Understand the expenses and services that your options cover.
  • Build your own medical plan, selecting from various coverage options.
  • Compare health care and insurance options.
  • Estimate your out-of-pocket costs for your medical options.
  • Search for doctors, dentists, and eye doctors online using the criteria you enter.
  • Choose or change your beneficiary(ies).
  • Estimate your need for:
    • Life and long-term disability insurance coverage; and
    • A health care and/or dependent care spending account.
  • Get answers to questions about your benefits. Use the “Contact Us” link on the site to send a secure question to a Customer Service Representative.

Information on your health and welfare, 401(k), pension and FSA benefits. For example:

Health and welfare

  • View your current health and welfare benefits coverage
  • Make enrollment decisions


  • View your current 401(k) balance and change contributions
  • Make fund transfer and investment election changes


  • If you are eligible for a pension benefit:
    • View your pension information
    • Project your pension income
    • Start your pension
    • Make beneficiary designations and changes (if applicable)


  • Manage your FSA(s)

General Tasks:

  • Request a new User ID and password or change your existing User ID and password
  • Learn more about your benefits
  • Review, add or change your dependent or beneficiary information on file (if applicable)
  • Understand how a Life Event may affect your benefits

B.A.M. Recommendation:


“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details.”

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is icongearmanager-1-e1572620555362.pngManage Your Benefits Resources | YBR | CNA Staff Member / Employee Account

Current Employees – Login / Sign in:

  1. Visit this link in your preferred internet browser on your device.
  2. Type in your User ID in the space provided.
  3. Type in your current Password in the space provided.
  4. Select the grey “Log on” button to proceed.
  5. You may now be able to manage your account online.

New Employees – Register / Enroll:

  1. Visit this link in your preferred internet browser on your device.
  2. Select the “New user?” link that may be found below the “Forgot User ID or Password” link.
  3. Type in the last four (4) digits of your SSN in the space provided.
  4. Enter your Date of Birth in the spaces provided.
  5. Select the blue “Continue” button to proceed.
  6. Continue to move forward and provide every important information that is asked of you to create a new account online.
  7. You will be directed to your account details where you may start to manage or review as soon as your registration has been successfully completed.

If you need help, Customer Service Representatives can answer your questions or help you enroll at the phone number provided at the start of this article.

Other helpful links:

  1. https://digital.alight.com/cna
  2. https://leplb0460.upoint.alight.com/web/cna
  3. www.ybr.com/cna
  4. https://www.ybr.com/cna

Helpful PDF links:

Awards for CNA:

  • 1st Place Diamond award – Service Contract Provider, Dealers’ Choice Awards – 2020
  • 1st Place Diamond award – Reinsurance Provider, Dealers’ Choice Awards – 2020
  • 1st Place Diamond award – Service Contract Provider, Dealers’ Choice Awards – 2018
  • 2nd Place Platinum award – Reinsurance Provider, Dealers’ Choice Awards – 2018