Date: October 25, 2011

Bulletin Number: CU-432



New Deduction Code 547 (Winston Financial Services)


To notify CUNY agencies of the new voluntary insurance program (code 547) with Winston Financial Services available to members of City Employees Union Local 237.

Affected Employees

CUNY employees in Bargaining Units SB, SC, SE, SL, SM, SP, ST, SU, SV, SW, SX, SZ, TS, TT

Effective Date

Institution Paychecks dated November 17, 2011.

OSC Actions

OSC will automatically process deduction transactions using the new Deduction Code 547.

The vendor will submit all transactions for enrollments, cancellations and/or changes on a bi-weekly file.  Agency update access is not available for this deduction.

Agency Actions

Notify affected employees.


To obtain authorization forms or eligibility information, contact the Voluntary Insurance Program Call Center, Winston Financial Service at 1-800-347-6071.

Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Payroll Deduction mailbox.