October ~ Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Not only is October all about pumpkin spice, but it’s also Breast Cancer Awareness Month! 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Most people are aware of breast cancer, but many do not take the necessary steps in order to detect the...

Should I keep snowmobile coverage active all year?

It’s hard to imagine, but Winter is around the corner and you’ll be dusting off your snowmobile in no time – if you have one! Having insurance coverage is a good idea because it can protect you from financial losses associated with accidents,...

Required Medicare Part D Disclosure Notice to Employees

It is that time of year again as the annual CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) required Medicare Part D Credible Coverage Notice must be given to employees no later than OCTOBER 14th. There are two notices that must be sent out each year regarding...

DOL Overtime Ruling: Is your business in compliance?

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has made a final ruling, as of May 18, 2016, establishing a new rule regarding overtime pay. The final ruling has doubled the eligibility rate since the last ruling in 2004. Employers must comply with the new overtime rule by...

2017 Compliance Checklist

2017 Compliance Checklist The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has made a number of significant changes to group health plans since the law was enacted in 2010. Many of these key reforms became effective in 2014 and 2015, including health plan design changes, increased...