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Paychex Rolls Out App for Benefits Information

By Jay Polansky editors@plansponsor.com | June 12, 2012

Jun 12, 2012 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Paychex, Inc. launched its Paychex Mobile smartphone application.

The app offers employees on-the-go access to personal payroll, benefits and retirement information. Accountants working with Paychex clients can access cash requirements and payroll journal reports through the app.

Users interact with the app through a customized dashboard. Employees can use the dashboard to access check stubs and W-2 forms, time-off balances, retirement balances, loans and contributions, FSA balances and reimbursements, and basic personal information.

Employers can access an employee contact list with one-click e-mail and call capabilities, payroll journal and cash requirements reports, employee check stubs and W-2 Forms, employee time-off balances, and retirement administrator views.

"Our smartphone strategy continues our practice of offering features that benefit all Paychex user groups--our clients, their employees, and the accountants who serve them," said Michael Gioja, Paychex senior vice president of information technology, product management and development. "The Paychex Mobile smartphone app, along with our existing tablet app offerings, demonstrates our commitment to helping business owners, and their employees, use mobile technology to its fullest potential--and we look forward to even more advancements in the months ahead."

The Paychex Mobile app is free. It is available for download for iPhone from the Apple App Store, for Android from Google Play and for BlackBerry from BlackBerry App World.