HP Alumni Association logo

Operated by volunteers. Not officially endorsed or supported.

Benefits Menu    Benefits Centers    Health Insurance    Medicare    Discounts    Pension/401k    Social Security

Forum Moderation

All HPAA Google Groups and LinkedIn Groups are moderated by HPAA volunteers.

- Moderation helps keep discussions on point and in the right group.

- A moderator may send a private note asking questions to clarify the issue such that forum members can better help -- then post themselves instead. Or immediately post additional information and clarifications.

- Moderators can reduce the number of emails on well-worn topics that have been covered many times -- either by sending the submitter a private note referring them to the appropriate page on the hpalumni.org website or by summarizing and combining multiple posts on the same topic.

- Sometimes posts are submitted in error. People think they are sending a personal reply instead of broadcasting, or include confidential information, or post while indisposed.

- If the submitted post is a very unique case for that one person, a moderator can help the member escalate their issue to the appropriate company. (The HPAA has informal escalation paths into HPInc Corporate, HPE Corporate, and Aon Retiree Health Exchange. https://www.hpalumni.org/escalate )

- The company does not see the posts. The HPAA groups are not an effective way to influence company practices and policies.

(Updated Jun 3, 2021.)

If you were formerly a regular, direct employee of HP or HPE -- or are in the process of leaving -- join the HP Alumni Association. Membership is also open to heirs with HP-related stock and to those receiving company benefits -- spouses, partners, dependents, DEC and EDS retirees. No charge, thanks to HPAA members.

As financial, legal, and personal advice must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case, and finances and laws are constantly changing, nothing provided here should be used as a substitute for the personalized advice of competent financial, legal, and personal advisors.

 2021 Hewlett-Packard Alumni Association, Inc.  By using this site you accept these terms  Operated by volunteers. Not officially endorsed or supported.