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What is the Maximum Risk to Your Company?

Do you understand what the Pooled portion of your Employee Benefit Program is? The pooled portion of your Extended Health Benefit (EHB) is normally around $10,000 and it is your risk, similar to a deductible.  The first $10,000 an employee and/or their family spend will affect your rates next year.  After an employee and/or family has spent $10,000, the…

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Come Celebrate Spring With Me

Come and celebrate the beginning of Spring with me at Rose's Pub and while we celebrate if you can purchase a Burger and Beer (other options available as per poster) the money goes towards Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.  Let's hang out on the patio and enjoy the signs of Spring and talk about the incredible Summer ahead…

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Thank You

Today's Blog is a personal one and a reminder to me how fortunate I am for the people I have in my life, both family and friends. While I was in Baja a friend of mine lost his brother, he had a very debilitating illness and even though it is a blessing the ones left…

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What Employee Benefits Should a Contract Employee Get?

Technically none.  They are not an employee of your company so they should purchase their own Employee Benefit Program.  However, over the years the Insurance Companies have allowed contract employees to join their Employee Benefit Programs.  If a contract employee chooses to participate they should reimburse their Employer 100% of the cost of their portion of the Employee Benefit Program. …

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Are your Contract Employees, Employees?

Lately I have been coming across companies with Contract Workers, which isn't a problem, except that their employee benefit program isn't set up properly.  So this week I will outline what makes a worker a contract worker versus an employee.  Next week I will talk about what Employee Benefits a Contract Worker is eligible for.  Of…

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