Topic: Health Benefits

    Medicare open enrollment is here
    By Emily Kubis on October 16, 2017

      Want to change plans? We can help. Medicare open enrollment begins October 15. Until December 7, Medicare beneficiaries make changes to their...

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    Moderate increases for employer-based premiums
    By Emily Kubis on October 4, 2017

      Rates still rising faster than inflation Premium increases for employer-sponsored health plans rose moderately in 2017, by 4 percent for...

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    Consumers missing HSA investment opportunity
    By Emily Kubis on October 2, 2017

      Most using HSA as a specialized checking account  According to a study from the Employee Benefit Research Institute, the vast majority of Health...

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    How to help employees become better healthcare consumers
    By Emily Kubis on September 20, 2017

    “The single biggest challenge in helping employees be better healthcare consumers is awareness” Employers provide the majority of...

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    For two weeks, every county had an Obamacare option
    By Alex Tolbert on September 13, 2017

    Markets not yet stable t the beginning of the summer, the Obamacare insurance exchanges were in dire straits. Repeal...

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    What Millennials want from their health insurance
    By Emily Kubis on September 8, 2017

    How to remain competitive  Millennials are the largest generation in the workforce, and with the economy reaching near full...

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    With healthcare costs skyrocketing, should you buy insurance for your insurance?
    By Alex Tolbert on September 6, 2017

    The rise of deductible insurance The year is 2075. Your grandson has had a bad car accident and had to receive emergency care at...

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    Auto-enrollment boosts retirement saving
    By Emily Kubis on August 30, 2017

    Small tweaks can lead to big results Implementing auto-enrollment and auto-increase features to retirement savings accounts boosts...

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    New Obamacare repeal bill returns power to states, but will it pass?
    By Alex Tolbert on August 25, 2017

    Amendment wouldn't necessarily benefit each state equally After a summer of debating healthcare, Senate Republicans have yet...

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    Healthcare experts: Reduce costs with consumerism
    By Emily Kubis on August 24, 2017

    "You have to bridge the communication gap and make this as easy as possible.” Benefits brokerage Bernard Health hosted its 7th...

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