Recently celebrate a marriage or partnership?

Congratulations! Below are items you may want or need to take care of within 31 days.

Notify the LiveWell team

Notify the LiveWell benefits team of your marriage/partnership along with a copy of your marriage certificate or domestic partnership by emailing within 31 days.

If your name has changed, also be sure to include a copy of your new social security card reflecting the name change.

Update your benefits

Once you have provided the required documentation within 31 days, you'll be able to change your benefit elections in Employee Self Service.

You will receive an enrollment notice via email that specifies your deadline to enroll or make changes to your elections. Any enrollments or changes made will take effect the first of the following month.


Note for the Dependent Eligibility Verification Process: McClatchy reserves the right to periodically audit enrolled dependents to ensure they meet our eligibility requirements.

Update personal info

Update your personal information in Employee Self Service such as address,  emergency contact, and federal tax withholdings.

Please reach out to the LiveWell benefits team if you would like to update your state withholdings.

Update 401(k) beneficiaries

Update your 401(k) beneficiary information online at or by phone at (800)523-1188. (Plan #098630)

Still Have Questions?

McClatchy's LiveWell benefits team is here to help you get the most out of our benefits programs! If you have specific plan questions or need assistance resolving claim issues, contact the LiveWell team by phone, email:

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