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Each Christmas The Benefit Company collaborates on giving back to the community and those in need globally. This year for their global initiative they chose Samaritan’s Purse. Samaritan’s Purse is a humanitarian organization that provides aid to people in physical need as a key part of Christian missionary work. The organization’s president is Franklin Graham, son …

Best match benefits advisor.

It’s not uncommon for members of our TBC team to be asked “What does an ideal client for TBC look like?” The answer to that question has a lot less to do with how they look, but with the culture and management style that defines the client or potential new client.  Therefore, below are eight …

Marketplace Notices ACA Fines

As we have previously noted, many employers, including several of our clients,  have received “marketplace notices” from the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) informing them that one or more of their employees signed up for health coverage through the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace for 2016 and are receiving a tax credit or subsidy in doing …

How to find a benefit advisor

Employee benefit advisors offer a wide range of services — and a wide range of ability when it comes to delivering them. The road to choosing the right benefit advisor requires creating an roadmap, structured evaluation process that defines your overall benefit objectives and where you want to go. Once you’ve dissected the written proposals and …

alternative to epipen

Adrenaclick, also referred to as an “epinephrine auto-injector” is a good alternative. Employees and family members who use “EpiPens” (allergic reaction, auto-injector syringe filled with an inexpensive drug called epinephrine) may have seen in the news recently that the cost for this device/prescription has increased dramatically – even catching the eyes of congress and regulators. …

Wellness Programs

Given the ever-increasing cost of health care, one of the best long-term cost-containment strategies available to employers today is an effective wellness program. To help employers, UBA is offering a free white paper: Wellness Programs — Good for You & Good for Your Organization, that covers: Which aspects of wellness programs are finding the most …