Sentinel Launches App for Checking Benefit Balances

August 13, 2012 ( - Sentinel Benefits & Financial Group (SBFG) released a mobile application that enables employees to verify their retirement plan and reimbursement account balances.

By Rebecca Moore | August 13, 2012

In addition, the app includes a flexible spending account (FSA) eligibility scanning feature for iOS and Android devices. Users can scan barcodes to determine if health-related products can be purchased using pre-tax dollars through a reimbursement plan.   

In summary, the Sentinel Benefits app allows participants to: 

  • Check balances of retirement accounts (401(k)); 
  • Check balances of reimbursement accounts (FSA, HRA, HSA); 
  • Scan product barcodes to determine whether items can be purchased using pre-tax dollars; 
  • View the FSA Eligible Expense List; and 
  • Contact Sentinel Benefits by email or telephone. 


The Sentinel Benefits mobile application is available for a free download from the iTunes App store, Google Play and the Blackberry App World.