March 30, 2017

How to Encourage HSA Use

More and more, employers and retirement plan providers are touting HSAs as a way to save for health care costs in retirement, but what is impeding employees from using them more?

March 24, 2017

Provisions Lawmakers Are Seeking in Health Reform

The U.S. House of Representatives did not vote on the new health bill as planned Thursday, but a look at why they didn’t and the provisions of the bill show what lawmakers are seeking—some of which would reduce costs and burdens for employers.

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.