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Want to Get Away?

Sarah comes in your office with a problem; according to her dentist, she isn’t on your dental plan. She knows she enrolled last year. She shows you her pay stub, with a dental deduction.


Choosing the Right Health Plan from my Employer

Most workers take less time researching their benefit options (30 minutes) than they do shopping for a television (two hours). In 2015, the cost of healthcare for a typical American family of four covered by an average employer-sponsored preferred provider organization (PPO) plan was $24,671 according to the Milliman Medical Index (MMI). That is quite a bit more than your average TV!


What is your Employee Benefits Score?

It’s hard to escape ads and articles about our credit scores. If you knew you would be buying a home at the end of the year, you would probably check your credit score to be sure you were ready and would get the best interest rate. If your score was lower than you’d like, you’d want to know what can be done. You’d probably learn that correcting credit issues takes time, so you’d start right away. So, what is your Employee Benefits Score today? What can you do to improve it and when should you start?


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