Pay & Benefits

More than half of HR decision-makers (53%) plan to increase investment in health and wellness benefits in 2022, according to a new report. But although employers are willing to spend money on their workers’ health, the issues they identify as top challenges differ from what workers highlight.     For example,...
DailyPay and UKG expanded their partnership to offer more on-demand pay features through UKG Pro, an HCM solution that targets medium and large enterprises. The pay-on-demand platform already has integrations in place with other UKG products, including UKG Dimensions and UKG Ready. DailyPay's technology platform includes PayEx, a services suite...
DailyPay secured $500 million of capital, including a $175 million Series D round of equity financing and $325 million of credit capital. The equity round was led by Carrick Capital Partners existing investors participating. The credit capital was raised from various sources. DailyPay said it will invest the funds in...
Paychex announced new functionality in Paychex Flex. The platform’s Spring '21 release helps businesses speed up hiring and onboarding new employees, and better understand, measure and manage labor costs. In addition, Paychex continues to enhance its solutions to support businesses as they navigate federal stimulus programs and work to meet...
Alight Solutions launched a new enterprise platform designed to facilitate more personalized interactions with employees. The platform, Alight Worklife, engages employees with personalized information, presented at the moment they need it. The system allows employees to connect with HR and benefits applications whenever they need to, while employers can review...
A technology firm focused on well-being and a Midwestern health organization have launched a platform designed to help organizations address “social determinants of health,” the social and economic challenges that can be the root causes of employee health issues, lost productivity and reduced engagement. Called Resourceful, the solution is powered...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of this roundup. ServiceNow and Microsoft announced an integration to allow HR and IT agents to collaborate directly within Microsoft Teams. Features include Chat-to-Call, with which agents can invite employees to a Teams call directly...
DailyPay added capabilities that will allow HCM technology, time management and payroll service providers to offer its on-demand pay services through their product suites. The launch of the product, called ExtendPX, moves DailyPay beyond its traditional offering by opening its services to a range of vendors. In an interview with...
Compensation data companies PayScale and Payfactors have decided to stop competing and join forces. Their merger will form a company of 600 employees and some 10,000 customers, including half of the Fortune 500. PayScale CEO Scott Torrey will lead the combined organization, which will operate under the PayScale name. Payfactors...
ADP launched Roll, a payroll app designed to give small businesses more flexibility in running payroll while remaining secure and compliant. Stressing ease of use, the product uses a conversational interface to guide business owners through the complete process using simple prompts such as “run my payroll” while eliminating tasks...