Category Archives: Group Life

Insurers Raise the Premiums on Term Life (from WSJ)

If you’ve been in the habit of shopping around for a new term-life insurance policy every few years, you may want to reconsider that strategy: After years of falling premiums, many insurers are raising prices on term policies. Continue reading

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Wellness incentive programs given the “go-ahead”

Incentizing wellness is a new tactic many companies are trying out to reduce costs. The Vitality Group has made a business consulting in this area, and other programs such as Blue Zones and Healthways are doing the same. Can you … Continue reading

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Could your health care lose its “grandfather” status?

The US Department of Labor in conjunction with the Department of Health & Human Services has released a list of FAQs about the loss of certain health care provisions due to the Affordable Care Act. This is the sixth such … Continue reading

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