Heating Fuel Shortage Prompts FMCSA Emergency Declaration in Midwest

2019-11-07T08:47:55-05:00November 7th, 2019|Fuel Industry News|

The early arrival of winter conditions in the Midwest has resulted in a shortage of heating fuel, including propane, for household use in a number of states, prompting federal authorities to suspend certain trucking regulations for drivers hauling heating [...]

Health Insurance Tax Still Looming As We Head Into 2020

2019-11-05T08:48:05-05:00November 5th, 2019|Employee Benefits Legislation, Small Business Health Insurance|

The Health Insurance Tax — also known as the HIT tax — was an ill-considered part of the Affordable Care Act. It applies a steep levy to every small business health plan. In 2020, the HIT tax will cost [...]

4 Mistakes to Avoid During Open Enrollment

2019-10-28T21:26:52-05:00October 28th, 2019|Employee Benefits, Small Business Health Insurance|

It is the season for open enrollment, and we thought we'd share some common mistakes people make that can end up hurting you financially. And, we strongly believe in educating employees about their benefits. Not fully understanding the value [...]

Kentucky-Made Products Featured During Manufacturing Month

2019-10-28T21:02:58-05:00October 28th, 2019|Automotive Industry News, General Industry News|

Gov. Matt Bevin has a vision for Kentucky as the engineering and manufacturing center of excellence in the United States, and continued growth of the state’s existing industries paired with innovative opportunities in burgeoning markets indicate the commonwealth has [...]

In Depth: The Massachusetts Paid Family Medical Leave Act (PFML)

2019-10-08T08:55:12-05:00October 8th, 2019|Benefits Administration, Employee Benefits Legislation, Legislative News|

As the Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave (“PFML”) law enters the first quarter of PFML contributions, the Department of Paid Family and Medical Leave (“DFML”) has released additional guidance on the next steps for employers that have applied [...]