Tips for Surviving Flu Season

With the new Wuhan Corona virus circulating in China, the fear of contracting any kind of virus right now is pretty high. Here are some tips for you and your family to get through flu season successfully. 1) Know your immune system The flu virus (as well as the new coronavirus) can infiltrate our...
All About Health Reimbursement & Flexible Spending Accounts

All About Health Reimbursement & Flexible Spending Accounts

For Employers who are trying to keep premium costs down while helping their employees meet deductible expenses, HRA’s are a great tool. If an employer sponsored HRA still leaves employees with out-of-pocket costs, FSA’s are another tool to use employee pre-tax dollars to meet these expenses.  ...
Treating Employees Differently in Group Health Plans

Treating Employees Differently in Group Health Plans

Fully Insured Plans, Section 125 Cafeteria Plans, and Self-Funded Plans all have different guidelines surrounding which discrimination rules apply to different employees. Click the button below to download our free guide to help you navigate this issue.  
New York State releases slew of employee protection laws

New York State releases slew of employee protection laws

Equal Pay Law – New Law Becomes Effective Oct. 8 Beginning Oct. 8, 2019, New York state law will prohibit employers from paying different wages to employees solely because they belong to a protected class. This means that employers must pay the same wages to employees who perform substantially s...
New York Adopts Equal Pay Law

New York Adopts Equal Pay Law

New Law Becomes Effective Oct. 8 Beginning Oct. 8, 2019, New York state law will prohibit employers from paying different wages to employees solely because they belong to a protected class. This means that employers must pay the same wages to employees who perform substantially similar work. How...
Trump Signs Executive Order Compelling Disclosure of Health Care Prices

Trump Signs Executive Order Compelling Disclosure of Health Care Prices

By Stephanie Armour and Anna Wilde Mathews Updated June 24, 2019 5:25 pm ET President Trump on Monday pushed for greater price disclosure in health care, signing an executive order that could make thousands of hospitals expose more pricing information and require doctors, health clinics and o...
4 Things to Know Before Buying Life Insurance

4 Things to Know Before Buying Life Insurance

Photo by Pexels Life insurance. It’s the kind of thing that no one wants to talk about, yet everyone needs to think about. That’s partly because, in many ways, talking about life insurance is talking about our own mortality. And that makes most people a bit uncomfortable. However, making sure...