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Consequences and/or Remedies for Late or Missing Form 5500s


Unfortunately, deadlines have a way of sneaking up on us. If you failed to file your Form 5500 or never filed, continue reading to learn about your…

Improve workplace fitness by focusing on the collective “we”


Are you looking to get your employees more involved in workplace wellness programs? Try involving everyone to increase involvement. 

What’s the best combination of spending/saving with an HSA?


Health savings accounts (HSAs) are offering a new retirement option that many people aren't accustomed to: spending money to save it. Continue…

A vacation can’t undo the damage of a stressful work environment


Researchers say employees experience chronic stress during their workday and vacations aren't helping to fix it. Take a look at why a stress free…

How to help millennials tackle 2 major financial pain points


Researchers say 65 percent of millennials reported being stressed about their finances. Read to find out why millennials are the most reluctant to…

12 Ways to Save on Health Care


Managing your money is tough, saving for your health care is pretty rough too. These tips and tricks will assist you in managing your medical…

3 things you should be telling employees about HSAs


HSA's can seem to be complicated but can save your clients' employees an additional 20 percent on average compared to paying out of their pockets.…

3 ideas to ease the transition to a high-deductible world


With high-deductible health plans rising to substantial heights, employers may not be thinking about the extreme changes happening ahead. Here are…

HSA How-To


Health Savings Accounts can be tricky, employees have the control, employers and insurance companies are there to guide them in the right direction.…

Making the Best of Your Advisor


This month’s CenterStage features Bill Hester discussing how to navigate that landscape more efficiently and effectively. Bill provides the insiders…