Changes in Retirement Planning Resulting from the Secure Act
While the world has been focused almost exclusively on the COVID-19 pandemic, a new law known as the Secure Act kicked in at the start of 2020. The Secure Act represents some of the most profound changes to retirement planning in recent years.
Latest Updates on Coronavirus Healthcare Legislation
The coronavirus pandemic is a rapidly changing situation in terms of federal and state guidance. Fortunately, legislative changes regarding health insurance and healthcare delivery have occurred more slowly.
The Growing Importance of Data Security for Small Business
Just how seriously does your business take data security? If the decision-makers in your company think that data security is only for big business and large corporations, it is probably time for a major rethink.
The Rise of Remote Work: Not as New as It Seems
How many millions of Americans are working from home as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? We might not know the answer to that question, but we can say that the rise of remote work is not as new as it seems.
Unemployment or Furlough: Which is the Better Option?
The current state of the economy is leaving small businesses with uncomfortable choices. Among them is the choice between furloughing employees and laying them off so that they can collect unemployment insurance. Is one option better than the other? No.
The Rise of Telemedicine: Key Players to Watch
Telemedicine is suddenly the hottest thing in healthcare. By necessity, the U.S. healthcare sector has been forced to embrace telemedicine and all it has to offer. What remains to be seen is where it all leads once the COVID-19 pandemic is behind us. In our opinion, the rise of telemedicine has just begun.
Changes in Employer Sponsored Health Insurance for 2020
A number of rule changes implemented for 2020 have an impact on employer-sponsored health insurance.
WFH: Here to Stay or Just here Today?
Work from home is a reality for teams in almost every industry as the Coronavirus pandemic transforms the way the world works. But what happens when we go back to business as usual?
Departments of Labor Issues Final Rule Regarding Extension for Benefit Plans
The Departments of Labor and Treasury has issued a final rule that creates an extension of timelines for employees.
COVID-19: Protecting Your Employees and Business
No doubt we will all remember the global COVID-19 outbreak much the same way our great grandparents remembered World War II and the Great Depression.
Scam Alert: COVID-19, Economic Impact Payments and More
Even during these unprecedented times, cybercriminals are still hard at work. In fact, the coronavirus crisis has spawned new scams that prey on individuals and companies in a time of uncertainty and potential financial need.
5 Benefit Trends to Watch in 2020
Employee benefits have been a recruiting and retention mainstay for decades. Companies compete for the best talent through a variety of strategies, one of them being offering generous benefit packages to their workers.