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health care reform bill

June 23, 2017
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Senate Reveals Health Care Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate has been considering the House of Representatives’ American Health Care Act (AHCA) since early May, with the goal of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Some of the major questions the Senate has attempted to address with the latest health care reform effort include: Whether employers are required to offer health insurance […]

Employee Benefits - Spin

June 15, 2017
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Employee Benefits: Here’s What Top Talent Wants

Employee benefits have quickly become a crucial factor for people when deciding where to work. As recruiters take note, they’re heavily promoting forms of non-traditional compensation and noteworthy perks to attract top talent. But just how far does a company need to go in its efforts to win over potential candidates? Turns out, it’s not […]

FSA vs HSA

June 11, 2017
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FSA vs HSA: Which is Best For Your Employees?

The topic of employee benefits has gone from watercooler conversation to national news, and employees are more engaged with their benefits than ever. With Open Enrollment on the horizon, your employees are already thinking about making changes—specifically: how to maximize the money they spend on medical care. Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are two ways employers can help employees use tax-free dollars […]

employee health benefits

June 5, 2017
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Senate Searches for Path Forward on Health Care Reform

After narrowly passing the House, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which represents the latest effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and reform health care, moved to the Senate early last month. The AHCA received mostly negative marks from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) in late May, increasing the pressure on the […]

talent

June 1, 2017
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5 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete for Top Talent

Recruiting can be hard – and it gets even harder when you’re a small company who has to compete against the big corporations in your space.  Before you give up on landing top-tier talent, however, it’s important to know that small businesses and start-ups have some great assets to flaunt, too. Take a look at how […]

CBO Says AHCA Would Reduce Coverage and Benefits

May 25, 2017
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Non-Partisan CBO Says AHCA Would Reduce Coverage and Benefits

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its report on the revised American Health Care Act (AHCA), which will soon reach the Senate floor. The CBO found that while the new bill would save the nation $119 billion over the next ten years, it would also reduce the benefits provided, and decrease the number of insured […]