Monthly Archives: May 2010

The Impact Of Health Care Reform On Flexible Spending Accounts

May 1st, 2010

Published May 2010 The recent passage of Health Care Reform legislation will affect virtually every American in one way or another. Among many other health care benefits, regulations for Flexible Spending Accounts have also been altered by Health Care Reform. Children up to Age 26 There is a requirement for group health insurance plans to cover...

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Outsourcing Doesn’t Always Mean China

May 1st, 2010

Published May 2010 Most people associate something negative or unprincipled with the word “outsourcing”. The common misconception is that Americans are losing jobs to foreign workers in other countries. While this may be true in some cases, outsourcing can also be a great way for businesses to reduce costs and improve service quality while gaining...

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COBRA Subsidy Extended Through May 31st

May 1st, 2010

Published May 2010 Congress recently passed the Continuing Extension Act of 2010 which approved an extension for the COBRA Subsidy for the third time. Individuals who are involuntarily terminated on or before May 31, 2010 are now eligible for the subsidy which covers 65% of the cost of COBRA coverage. Without the extension, employees who...

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