• What you need to know about egg-freezing, the hot new perk at Google, Apple, and Facebook

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Companies like Apple, Facebook, and Google are offering female employees the chance to freeze their eggs.
    The policy is meant to give employees more freedom to pursue family planning according to their own timeline.
    Critics say the policy sends the message to employees that work is more important than family.
    Among the many perks employees enjoy at tech companies like Apple, Facebook, and Google, including extended maternity leave , death benefits , and free beer , oocyte cryopreservation - egg-freezing - is among the most controversial.
    The benefit is meant to help younger female...
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