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Living in the danger zone

August 2014

A leaky roof, an emergency car repair, an unexpected illness … all can be disastrous when the bank account is empty. A recent survey from Bankrate found that this situation is all too common for many Americans – in fact, 26 percent have no emergency savings at all.   … Read more >

Cause and effect: The impact of voluntary insurance on workers’ satisfaction

August 2014

A child studies and gets an “A” on a test, a teenager fills his gas tank and doesn’t end up stranded alongside the road, you work all year and earn a paid vacation – all are examples of cause and effect. Here’s another example: Simply providing workers with access to … Read more >

The key to keeping top workers and attracting new ones

June 2014

Make voluntary health care offerings part of your retention and acquisition efforts Read More >

Know why your business should consider offering voluntary insurance

May 2014

Companies offering voluntary accident insurance report reductions in workers’ compensation claims Read More >

Help your employees be financially prepared if an accident occurs

May 2014

Why your employees should know about voluntary insurance options Read More >