Tag Archives: Employer

Supreme Court sides with Hobby Lobby






In what some are calling a “startling” ruling, the Supreme Court yesterday ruled 5-4 in favor of Hobby Lobby’s objection to the contraception mandate under the Affordable Care Act. The ruling, which recognizes the religious rights of “closely held” corporations, … Continue reading






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Amazon pays employees to quit






A couple months ago, multiple news outlets ran a story about Amazon’s offer to pay employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs. “I need a job like that” was probably your initial thought when you read the story, but … Continue reading






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Health Insurance is Moving Online






Anyone who thinks that insurance agents don’t need a technology solution that will allow them to sell health insurance policies over the internet is, in a word, wrong. We could throw in some adjectives – completely wrong, dead wrong, etc. … Continue reading






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Employer Paperwork Could Discourage Group Coverage






The employer mandate was supposed to encourage large employers to offer or to continue to offer health coverage to their employees, and the threat of penalties for failure to comply with this requirement will certainly be incentive enough for some … Continue reading






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Dental Insurance: A Big Opportunity During the ACA Down-Time






Now that the initial annual open enrollment period has come to a close, many agents are twiddling their thumbs and wondering what to do with their time until the Marketplace opens up again in mid-November. Here’s an idea: sell other … Continue reading






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