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    Emily Kubis

    Emily writes about benefits, technology, the healthcare industry and more.
    Should I offer health benefits?
    By Emily Kubis on March 25, 2019

    Are these myths keeping you from considering a group plan? If you own a business with fewer than 50 full-time employees, you aren’t required to...

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    How are benefits brokers paid?
    By Emily Kubis on March 6, 2019

    Questions employers should ask It can be difficult to compare benefits brokers – they generally say the same things when you meet with them, and...

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    Health spending to hit $6 trillion by 2027
    By Emily Kubis on March 4, 2019

    Three ways employers can bend the cost curve National health spending is expected to hit $6 trillion by 2027, rising to nearly 20 percent of GDP, ...

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    What employers should know about the new HRA proposal
    By Emily Kubis on February 18, 2019

    If approved, expanded rules could create new option for employers Last fall, the Trump administration released proposed changes to Health...

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    Healthcare tax tips for employees
    By Emily Kubis on February 13, 2019

    Remind employees to review healthcare when filing taxes It’s that time of year — W-2s are out, 1095-Cs are in the process of being filed, and...

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    Benefits Brokerage and HR Software Company Bernard Health Partners with United Benefit Advisors
    By Emily Kubis on February 11, 2019

    Fast-Growing Nashville Firm Joins Exclusive Network of Independent Employee Benefit Advisors

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    Top benefits for recruitment in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 30, 2019

    Using benefits to compete for talent Unemployment rates are at historic lows, and many small and mid-sized employers are struggling to hire in...

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    How many small employers are self-funding?
    By Emily Kubis on January 28, 2019

    Opportunity for small groups to contain costs Just thirteen percent of small employers are self-funding their benefits plan, compared to 81...

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    Top HR goals for 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 21, 2019

    Goals include automation, organization and compliance What are HR leaders planning to focus on 2019? According to BerniePortal’s 2019 HR survey...

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    Three things to know about 1095-Cs in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 17, 2019

    Deadlines approaching soon Confused about 1094-Cs and 1095-Cs? You're not alone. With changing requirements and deadlines, a lot of employers and...

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