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Employer-provided health care, a popular component of employees’ overall compensation program, has been a constant since the early 1940s, a result of a tax break provided to labor groups during the post-World War II economic recovery. What once was considered a “benefit” used to attract and retain employees has developed into a basic expectation, a very expensive and somewhat uncontrollable expectation.

Thursday, March 10, 2016/Number of views (508)/ Article rating: No rating
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Percent of plans offering HRA/HSA option plummet

A study of some 10,000 employer sponsored plans by United Benefit Advisors of health plans revealed that about 24 percent of all health plans offered either an HSA or HRA component — a 29 percent decrease in the number of health plans nationally. That drop indicates that plan designers and health plan sponsors are still out of sync on the value of these accounts.

Thursday, March 3, 2016/Number of views (272)/ Article rating: No rating
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Why brokers should be interested in group captive insurance

When Bob Madden with Lawley Service Inc. first presented the idea of stop-loss captives to fellow brokers at a 2010 industry conference, it was largely ignored. Now, however, it is piquing the interest of more brokers and stop-loss carriers.

Friday, February 19, 2016/Number of views (188)/ Article rating: No rating

Congratulations! HORAN wins Cincinnati Business Courier’s Best Places to Work

HORAN wins Cincinnati Business Courier’s Best Places to Work in the Large Company Category (100-249 employees). The winners were announced at an awards pep rally held Thursday, November 19 at Xavier University's Cintas Center.

Monday, December 7, 2015/Number of views (669)/ Article rating: No rating
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ACA and Employers Changing the Health Benefits Landscape

More employers are self-funding their health plans and wellness program components are changing.

The number of employers offering three or more health plans to employees has increased 28% over the past five years, according to the final results of the 2015 United Benefit Advisors (UBA) Health Plan Survey. 

Thursday, November 5, 2015/Number of views (620)/ Article rating: No rating
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