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7 Reasons Why Outsourcing COBRA May Be Good For Your...
July 26, 2017

The provisions of the federal COBRA law provide a valuable benefit to employees.

The COBRA acronym is shorthand for the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985. It requires employers of 20 or more employees who provide healthcare...

The Rise of the HSA-Qualified High-Deductible Health...
July 12, 2017

The annual Employer Health Benefits Survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) is considered an industry leader in measuring the trajectory of the healthcare industry, providing insights into the various directions businesses are moving towards in...

First: Get Your Head Straight
December 28, 2016

Have you ever let emotion get the best of you? Or rather, have you ever reacted to a situation in a way you’re not proud of? Probably.

It’s even more frustrating after the fact, when you reflect on the situation and realize how you may have made the...

Crafting the Customer Experience
December 20, 2016

Consumers come across service experiences day in and day out, often times without ever realizing it. An example of such an interaction can be observed when online retailers recommend additional “items you may like.” This is a form of proactive...

“Pre-tax,” “Post-tax,” “Non-Taxable”—What does all of...
December 14, 2016

FSAs, HRAs, HSAs and CRAs are creatures of the federal tax code, which is notoriously complicated. To try to make things easier, we in the benefits industry sometimes use shorthand and other jargon, but sometimes these only complicate things further...

What You Need for Organizational Success
December 05, 2016
A Fast-Paced Reality

A saying we frequently hear in the halls of Ameriflex is some version of, “The only constant around here is change.” There are a couple of reasons for this. First, it’s an acknowledgment of how we run things here, and second, it’s...

Knowledge Leads to Saving
December 01, 2016

When confronted with something complicated and overwhelming, it’s common to settle for something less in order to avoid the stress. For some things that may be excusable, but for something as important as you and your family’s health, it’s important...

Retirement Resources
November 21, 2016
Prepare Through Health Care

I don’t know about you, but I never turn down a way to save for the future. There are many ways to do so, specifically regarding your health care and retirement. As you prepare for open enrollment, make sure you...