Topic: employee benefits

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Benefits Rewards Reinforce Employee Wellbeing

Engaged employees are productive, happier, healthier and more fit, Gallup research explains. They enjoy coming to work because they find satisfaction in their daily lives. Engagement is one factor of employee wellbeing, which involves an overall focus on total health, wellness and happiness. Health care benefits, such as dental and vision insurance, also contribute to … Read Full Article

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Tips for Choosing Family Dental and Vision Benefits

When you purchase a new appliance, you probably spend time evaluating the choices, soliciting advice from family and friends and comparing price options before making the final decision. Choosing benefits can be a similar experience. Medical insurance options can be complicated, but dental and vision benefits are less complex. However, before picking a plan, you … Read Full Article

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Dental and Vision Benefits for Associations, Affinity Groups and Multi-site Employers

Associations, affinity groups or employers with multiple sites often have complex benefit needs, requiring creativity in finding the right mix of plans with a range of attractive product options. In national surveys, employees have indicated their preference for benefit packages that include dental and vision plans. Frequently employees do not have specific dental or vision needs, but they want the benefits for their dependent family members.

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Strategies for Producers to Adapt to Health Care Changes

Over the past few years, producers and insurance companies have made many adjustments to respond to industry changes and continually consider new solutions to maintain their business. The following is an excerpt from an article printed in Health Insurance Underwriter magazine.

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Understanding ERISA and PPACA Regulations

Being in compliance with regulations for employee benefits is a topic that weighs heavy on the minds of business leaders. The idea of a lawsuit for failing to meet regulations is of major concern.

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The Value of a Trusted Insurance Carrier During an M&A

Businesses considering a merger or acquisition (M&A) invest hundreds of hours reviewing the partnership opportunity. Often these potential deals must be consummated within several months of the initial discussion. According to national business experts, issues and problems often arise with employee benefits, which, if not addressed correctly, can cause an M&A to fall apart.