RSS icon

Top Stories

Voluntary Benefits

Voluntary Benefits

Articles

Private Exchanges Reflect Demand for Voluntary Benefits

October 28, 2014
Comments (0)

Supplemental health products, like hospital indemnity and critical insurance plans, have been growing in popularity as out-of-pocket medical costs increase for many employees. 


Read More

Employers: 'No Sale' on Private Exchanges

October 27, 2014
Comments (0)

Employers can use the ACA as a framework to communicate the value of their plans in a positive light. 


Read More

Special Report: Life, Disability & the Pursuit of Benefits

March 6, 2014
Comments (0)
With health care and retirement taking priority in company benefit budgets, group life and disability plans are slowly shrinking from employer offerings.
Read More

Confidence Lost: Employees' Retirement Planning Hits Record Low

April 8, 2013
Comments (0)
Of the 251 retirees and 1,254 workers age 25 or older who responded to a new Employee Benefit Research Institute survey, 57 percent say they have less than $25,000 in household savings and investments.
Read More

Yes, They Worry: Nearly Half of U.S. Workers Uncertain About Retirement

March 19, 2013
Comments (0)
Despite the recovering U.S. economy, almost all American workers feel uncertain about their ability to live comfortably in retirement, according to a survey conducted by the Employee Benefits Research Institute.
Read More

Vision Plans Increasingly Sharing Data to Help Employees With Chronic Conditions

March 14, 2013
Comments (0)
A study conducted in 2011 indicated that 2.4 million people were identified as having a chronic disease after having a routine eye exam. Employers offering vision benefits saved $4.5 billion in health care costs because of early detection, according to the study conducted by the Human Capital Management Services Group, a consulting firm for VSP.
Read More

Preserving Tax Incentives for 401(k)s

February 7, 2013
Comments (0)
Experts are looking to educate lawmakers about the benefits of protecting the existing tax treatment of retirement plans.
Read More

Workers Indicted for Defrauding Employer-Sponsored Wellness Program

December 20, 2012
Comments (0)
The employees are accused of falsely reporting that they participated in healthy activities in order to earn rewards through a wellness program included in their employee health insurance plans.
Read More

Thirty Percent of Eligible Employees Take GM Lump-Sum Offer

October 31, 2012
Comments (0)
GM announced on June 1 it would offer 42,000 salaried retirees a lump-sum offer. Another 76,000 salaried retirees, along with those who declined the lump sum, will receive annuity payments from Prudential.
Read More

Hr Jobs

Loading
View All Job Listings