Lauren Perales

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Lauren Perales

As an HR Advisor at Zenefits, Lauren provides guidance and best practices to companies of all sizes with any HR and compliance questions. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and chasing her three dogs around.

2018 HSA contribution limit

October 22, 2018

What are the 2018 HSA contribution limits?

HSAs are typically used to supplement medical costs and they can cover much more than just medications and doctor visits. There are many benefits to opening an HSA, but how much are we allowed to contribute to them? The 2018 HSA contribution limits maximum is $3,450 for an individual and $6,900 for a family. Savers aged 55 […]


March 27, 2018

Benefits and ROI go together like PB&J

Myth, benefits are only good for the employee. False, benefits are also great for the company. When benefits packages are thoughtfully developed, companies emerge as victors. Employees are better engaged, more productive, and show deeper dedication to their jobs because they spend less time worrying about their personal needs. Lauren Perales, PHR will share how […]


March 13, 2018

How small business can offer competitive employee benefits

Employee benefits can give you an edge when vying for candidates and employee retention. When creating your benefits package, it’s not necessarily about who offers the best benefits in every category, but focusing on what’s important to candidates and employees. Lauren Perales, PHR will give her take on what’s important. Learn more about Zenefits HR […]

Throw an Inclusive Holiday Party

December 14, 2017

How-to: Throw Inclusive Holiday Celebrations

The end of the year brings feelings of joy, good cheer, and, in many cases, stress. Employees are focused on end-of-year requirements at work plus planning for and celebrating the many holidays that fall in December and January, spending time with family and friends, attending religious services, and more. Although in many cases, celebrating holidays […]