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    Emily Kubis

    Emily writes about benefits, technology, the healthcare industry and more.
    How many small employers are self-funding?
    By Emily Kubis on January 28, 2019

    Opportunity for small groups to contain costs Just thirteen percent of small employers are self-funding their benefits plan, compared to 81...

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    How to help clients switch Medicare Advantage plans
    By Emily Kubis on January 23, 2019

     Consumers can make changes until March 31 Through new regulations from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, consumers who enroll in Medicare...

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    Top HR goals for 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 21, 2019

    Goals include automation, organization and compliance What are HR leaders planning to focus on 2019? According to BerniePortal’s 2019 HR survey...

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    Three things to know about 1095-Cs in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 17, 2019

    Deadlines approaching soon Confused about 1094-Cs and 1095-Cs? You're not alone. With changing requirements and deadlines, a lot of employers and...

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    Three things financial advisors should know in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 16, 2019

     How to best address client needs Healthcare is no longer the political lightning rod it once was, but constant regulatory changes means it's an...

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    Four contribution limits to know in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 9, 2019

    What employees need to know Do employees have updated contribution limits for retirement accounts such as 401(k)s and IRAs and healthcare accounts...

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    HR professionals seek tech automation in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 4, 2019

    Burdened by administrative tasks, survey indicates increased adoption of technology by small and mid-sized businesses in 2019 Human Resources...

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    HR dates and deadlines to know in 2019
    By Emily Kubis on January 1, 2019

    Get and stay organized in the new year Happy New Year! As 2019 begins, most HR departments are focusing on getting — and staying — organized, and...

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    ACA employer mandate still in place despite court ruling
    By Emily Kubis on December 21, 2018

    What employers need to know A new court ruling from a federal judge in Texas has put the Affordable Care Act in uncertain light yet again, but...

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    Five end-of-year HR reminders to send employees
    By Emily Kubis on December 19, 2018

    Check these items off your list before 2019 As the end of the year approaches, it’s easy for many organizations to go into autopilot....

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