March 16, 2017

Leadership Buy-In Important for Wellness Program Success

Overall, three in five employees (59.6%) welcomed employer involvement in their health, agreeing with the statement “employers should play an active role in improving the health of their employees,” studies found.

February 08, 2017

In the Age of HDHPs, Employees Need Education

Employees are assuming more responsibility for health care savings and spending decisions, yet they are unprepared and, in some cases, unwilling to take accountability, says a survey from Alegeus.

February 07, 2017

ACA Executive Order Does Not Stop Plan Sponsor Actions

Despite an order by Trump to minimize the burden of the Affordable Care Act, industry experts say nothing will happen soon, and even after any repeals, plan sponsors may keep doing what they are doing.

January 31, 2017

HDHPs Are Not the Answer for Every Employee

Although employee costs are higher no matter what plan type they choose, employers need to help employees select the best health benefits plan for their financial situation.

January 23, 2017

There Is Hope for Improving Americans’ Retirement Security

After a scathing Wall Street Journal article suggesting 401(k)s are not adequate for retirement, Ted Benna, whom some call the ‘father of the 401(k),’ and Lori Lucas of Callan, suggest there are ways to improve retirement security.