Cinnamon Janzer

Cinnamon Janzer is a journalist and content writer based in Minneapolis. Her first job was at a buffet in Mandan, North Dakota which was just as lowbrow as it sounds. Read more about her at

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Data Reveals United States Ranks Last in Worker Benefits

The U.S. has a lot of catching up to do in workers' rights and benefits. Here is a look at the categories of employee benefits by country, and how the U.S. stacks up.

Helping Employees Choose Benefits: What Is a Long-Term Disability Plan?

If a worker becomes unable to work for an extended period of time (due to illness or injury), long-term disability insurance can replace their lost income.

Your Guide to Compensation Benchmarking

What is compensation benchmarking, and how can it help keep my employees happy?

How to Find a Great Health Benefits Broker

Whether you’re searching for a new broker or you’re in the market for the first time, we’ve got tips for you.

When Can I Afford to Offer Healthcare Benefits to My Employees?

Thinking about offering healthcare benefits this year? Here are some things to consider.

6 Areas Where Biden Could Impact Employment and Employee Benefits

The Biden administration is sure to bring changes to employment and employee benefits. Get ahead of the curve by learning about some of the President-elect’s plans.

Biden’s Plan to Increase the Federal Minimum Wage

Joe Biden believes increasing the federal minimum wage to $15 is long overdue.

How to Prepare for ACA Employer Mandates and Penalties for 2021

Our guide walks you through Affordable Care Act employer mandates and penalties for 2021 and what’s been changed for the new year.

How Biden Wants Small Businesses to Help Employees Save for Retirement

Biden says he'll shake up how 401(k) retirement savings plans work and improve them for small businesses and the lower earners they tend to employ.

How the ACA Affects Employers With Less Than 50 Employees

Employers with less than 50 employees — here’s what you need to know about the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) mandate.