It has been a while since a new employee benefit has made such a splash in such a short time. More and more employers are looking at adding a student loan repayment program to their employee benefits. Two very large employers, Fidelity and Pricewaterhouse Coopers are launching these programs this year, and many other smaller employers are also looking to add these plans to their benefit program. According to the Society for Human Resource Management, 3% of employers offered these plans in 2015.
The Boston Business Journal recently announced 23 finalists for its fifth-annual Healthiest Employers program, which will be held March 12 at the Westin Waterfront in Boston. Employee wellness has become an important facet of overall corporate culture, and should not … Continue reading
Many employers turn to a Professional Employer Organization (PEO) to purchase their group insurance benefits. The belief is that the buying power of many employers will be greater than that of a single employer. While there are some economies of … Continue reading
The general concept of a defined contribution health plan is that an employer gives each employee a fixed dollar amount (a “defined contribution”) that the employees can then choose how to spend towards benefits.Share this postFacebook0TwitterLinkedinPinterest0Google+0