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Help your company’s workers protect their paychecks: Disability insurance helps pay bills major medical doesn’t cover

November 2015

Help your company’s workers protect their paychecks: Disability insurance helps pay bills major medical doesn’t cover Read More >

Employees struggle with the high cost of cancer treatments: Why every small business should consider offering cancer insurance to workers

November 2015

Cancer affects millions nationwide, and for many, the diagnosis can be financially devastating even if they’re covered by major medical insurance. Cancer is one of the five most costly medical conditions in the United States, which means many patients make decisions about their treatment based on affordability. In the … Read more >

Two men, a lot of lobsters and a ‘Shark Tank’: Offering voluntary insurance helps show workers you care

November 2015

Sabin Lomac and Jim Tselikis, owners of Cousins Maine Lobster, began their small business after reminiscing about the family parties they enjoyed when they were young. Their company has now grown to include 30 employees – or 115, if you count their franchisees. The cousins’ new restaurant is about to … Read more >

Time well spent?

October 2015

Time well spent? Read More >

You can’t control life, but you can make sure your employees are covered

October 2015

You can’t control life, but you can make sure your employees are covered Read More >

Recruiting tactics getting stale? Here’s how a gin company reinvigorated theirs

October 2015

Recruiting tactics getting stale? Here’s how a gin company reinvigorated theirs Read More >