November 9, 2016

ACA Exchanges Report Strong Early Application Activity

Busy start to the 2017 open enrollment period 50 percent higher than last year, by Allison Bell Managers of HealthCare.gov say the open enrollment period for 2017 has gotten […]
December 9, 2015

Don’t let enrollment season ruin the holidays

For HR managers it's not just the holidays, it's also open enrollment time and that adds another level of hectic to the end of the year. Piles of employment guides, PowerPoint presentations and employee questions can seem a bit much.
October 16, 2015

7 tips to get employees listening to your benefit chat

Employees care about their health care benefits. It's an important part of why they get up and go to work each day. However, when it comes to open enrollment, many zone out and often forget the pile of paperwork Read more...
October 9, 2015

Pay attention to Medicare Part D Coverage and 5 other things you should know during open enrollment

Once a year Medicare beneficiaries get the chance once a year to make a change. Open enrollment runs from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. Here's 6 things to know before you sign up or re-enroll.
January 6, 2015

Proposed 2016 Benefit and Payment Parameters

Source: United Benefit Advisors, LLC The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued its proposed Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2016. While these amounts […]
October 9, 2014

IRS Allows Additional Section 125 Change in Status Events

On September 18, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2014-55 which allows employers to amend their Section 125 plans to recognize several new change in status events. Read more on what this notice means for you an your health plan.