Category Archives: Group Health Insurance

Common Myths About Life Insurance

September is National Life Insurance Awareness Month, and to celebrate, we wanted to present you with some all-too-common myths we hear from people. According to Life Happens, a nonprofit organization created to educate the public about important insurance planning topics, … Continue reading

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How Good Benefits Can Increase Employee Satisfaction

If you are an employer, providing valuable benefits that can be paid via payroll deduction can give you an edge when trying to entice and keep workers. Life insurance is one benefit you can offer in the workplace at a … Continue reading

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Watch Out For These Winter Dangers That Could Impact Your Family

Although we have had a mild winter (for the most part), we still have a couple more months of potential snow, ice and freezing temperatures around the St. Louis and St. Charles area. Preparation is key to avoiding winter-related injuries … Continue reading

Posted in Anthem, Auto Insurance, Classic Car Insurance, Group Health Insurance, Healthcare Reform, Helpful Tips, Homeowners Insurance, Individual Health Insurance, Liability Insurance, Personal Insurance, Water Sewer Backup Insurance |

Five Ways to Fight the Flu

It’s beginning to look a lot like … flu season! The winter flu falls at one of the most exciting times of the year. To avoid missing out on holiday fun, follow these tips: Get the flu vaccine. It’s the … Continue reading

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One in Four Employers to be Hit with Cadillac Tax in 2018

A new analysis released August 25 by the Kaiser Family Foundation estimated that just over a quarter of employers that offer health plans would pay the 40 percent Cadillac tax in 2018 on at least one plan if they don’t … Continue reading

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Fed Says Not to Reimburse Employees

Thinking about reimbursing employees for their individual health insurance premium? Given the rising cost of health insurance, companies are open to new ways of trying to reduce health insurance costs for their employees. A common misconception is the option to … Continue reading

Posted in ACA, Affordable Care Act, Group Health Insurance, Healthcare Reform, Helpful Tips, Individual Health Insurance, Obamacare, Penalties |

GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE & THE ACA

Many employers were able to keep their group plans for one more year. However, if you moved to an Affordable Care Act plan, here are some of the changes… Waiting Periods. Employers that offer group health insurance need to offer … Continue reading

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Changes that Can Impact Your Group Health Premiums

With the roll out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), several factors have changed in the Group Health industry that may impact your coverage: Child Rates: With the ACA changes, children are now covered on their parents’ plans until the … Continue reading

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