Employee Benefits

We understand how important it is for you to provide your employees with the best dental, vision and hearing plans. It’s important to us, too. Whether working with HR directors and benefits administrators, or with brokers and producers—we’re focused on making the complicated world of benefits less complicated and more fulfilling. We invite you to explore our site and find out how we’re doing that every day.

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4 Things Employers Can Do to Help Workers with Student Loan Repayment

Nearly 70% of college students with bachelor’s degrees graduate with student loans. The Federal Reserve reports that over 44 million American adults owe $1.5 trillion in student loans. Many employers are exploring options to assist employees in repaying student loans. Here are four things employers can do to help workers with student loan repayment. Use … Read Full Article

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How to Hire and Keep the Best Employees

Employers can create a competitive advantage by aligning their benefits strategies with their business goals. This means offering the benefits and perks employees want and communicating with employees about those benefits throughout the year. Learn specific strategies for creating a competitive advantage by listening to a webinar hosted by Workforce magazine in partnership with Ameritas. … Read Full Article

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Get the Competitive Advantage to Find and Keep the Best Employees

Employers of every size and industry are searching for the best ways to find and keep talented employees. Today’s job seekers want more than a base salary with traditional benefits. They’re looking for employers that offer work-life balance, corporate social responsibility, and a range of job perks and benefits that meet their needs. New information … Read Full Article

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4 Reasons Why Employers Should Offer Student Loan Repayment

For the 44 million Americans with student loan debts, getting help from employers in repaying their loans is one of the benefits they value most. Review four reasons why employers should offer a student loan repayment benefit to help ease employees’ financial burdens. Reduces stress  Employees of all ages are experiencing chronic stress because of … Read Full Article

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Want to Find Top Employees and Keep Them Engaged? Offer 4 Key Benefits

The labor market continues to tighten as the demand for top talent increases. Today it’s becoming important for employers to offer the best benefits packages to workers. Before accepting a new job, prospective employees carefully evaluate the total compensation package of benefits and salary. So, employers need to make sure they offer the benefits employees … Read Full Article

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5 Reasons Employees Love the Student Loan Repayment Benefit

College students and employees often take out student loans to help them get a good education, so they have the necessary knowledge and skills for jobs in their profession and can help their employer succeed. But the burden to repay these loans is overwhelming. With today’s student loan debt crisis and the competitive job market, … Read Full Article

Pediatric Dental Plan Options

Did you know that pediatric dental in a medical plan is not the same as pediatric dental in a stand-alone dental plan? Here are tips to help you understand the differences in coverage: Dental within medical plans When you consider a medical plan with dental coverage embedded, know how the plan is designed. Along with … Read Full Article

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How to Help Employees Cope with Financial Stress and Medical Expenses

Americans are stressed over finances. Nearly 50 percent live paycheck to paycheck. Many find it difficult to balance health care expenses with the costs of basic necessities like food, housing, and utilities. Studies show that financial concerns can impact employees’ health, job performance and work relationships. Here’s how employers can help employees cope with financial … Read Full Article

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Want a Competitive Advantage? Offer the #1 Benefit Employees Want in 2019: Help Paying Off Student Loans

Many businesses say they don’t have the budget to assist employees with student loan payments. Or, they’re concerned about providing equitable benefits. But with BenefitEd and Employee Choice, employers can win the talent war and offer equitable benefits that don’t heavily impact their budgets. Address employees’ real concerns News stories regularly remind employers that there … Read Full Article