Topic: Group Benefits

    Insurer fee expected to spike 2020 group premiums
    By Emily Kubis on September 3, 2019

    ACA tax back in place for 2020 The Affordable Care Act requires insurers offering fully-insured plans to pay a “health insurance tax” based on...

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    More preventive care covered under high-deductible plans
    By Emily Kubis on August 26, 2019

    More care covered before the deductible is met This summer, the IRS expanded the list of preventive care benefits that can be covered by a high...

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    Improve your employee performance review process
    By Courtney Cox on August 13, 2019

    Why and how to conduct a quality performance review Performance management techniques are changing the way companies conduct performance review...

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    Why you should offer more voluntary benefits this year
    By Courtney Cox on August 12, 2019

    The advantages of a competitive benefits package Small business owners are continually faced with the question regarding how to stay competitive...

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    HSA contributions on the rise
    By Emily Kubis on August 5, 2019

    Changing trends give employers the opportunity to optimize their HSA strategy Fifteen years after Health Savings Accounts were implemented, the...

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    What employees need to know about HRAs and HSAs
    By Ruthie Dean on July 29, 2019

    What you need to know about HSAs and HRAs Both Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) are avenues for...

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    Four benefits questions for CFOs
    By Craft Hayes on July 24, 2019

    Guidance for tough health insurance decisions  CFOs are becoming more involved in company health plan decisions, because benefits are less...

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    House votes to repeal Cadillac Tax
    By Emily Kubis on July 22, 2019

    Excise tax on high-cost health plans has never taken effect The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal the Cadillac Tax, the...

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    Why employees need disability insurance
    By Emily Kubis on July 17, 2019

    Being prepared for the worst-case scenario With unemployment at historic lows, employers are increasingly looking for ways to stand out with...

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    Should my startup offer group health benefits?
    By Emily Kubis on July 10, 2019

    Employee benefit advice As the owner of a small business or startup, when should you start thinking about offering group health benefits?  If...

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