Ladies and gentlemen, prepare to not start your engines.The Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition’s (GGRBC) Active Commute Week takes place Monday, June 12 through Friday, June 16. Whether it’s cruis… Read More
Among a number of positive aspects of health savings accounts (HSAs), new research finds another.More precisely, a recent report from the non-partisan Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) found … Read More
Trump “bump” or not, April was no rainy day for 401(k) balances – and they continued to bloom in May.In fact, 2017 contributions and markets have provided a nice boost to the average 401(k) balance. … Read More
Midsized employer average health care costs are projected to increase by 5 percent in 2017 after benefit plan changes, a slight uptick from last year's 4 percent expected rate and higher than the proj… Read More
Health Savings Accounts, or HSAs, are hardly a new thing – they were approved by Congress in 2003 and became law in January 2004. But they are getting a lot of attention lately – here’s why.People are… Read More
While medical cost increases have slowed in recent years, insurers in the U.S. still report trends between 7% and 9% per year, from 2015 to 2017, according to Willis Towers Watson’s 2017 Global Medica… Read More
For Linda Dearman, the House vote last week to repeal the Affordable Care Act was a welcome relief.Ms. Dearman, of Bartlett, Ill., voted for President Trump largely because of his contempt for the fed… Read More
Injection opioid use among young people was the biggest contributor to a near tripling of new hepatitis C infections between 2010 to 2015, federal data out Thursday show,The Centers for Disease Contro… Read More
The average expense ratio paid by investors fell by 4 basis points last year to 0.57%, according to a Morningstar study released Tuesday.Though the largest 2,000 funds had an average asset-weighted ex… Read More
Our President's Council spent a solid hour this week discussing health, dental, and vision options based on the work you and we have been working on since late last fall. The group found the materials presented to be informative and helpful, so they specifically asked that I share with you their appreciation for all the work that has been put into this issues so far. They were appreciative of both the content, and the timing. In some years it has been early May before we could have that discussion, which is way too late in the cycle and so they wanted me to also express appreciation for having this on a much more helpful timeline to give ample opportunity to consider the options, and to make timely decisions.
Ferris State University
Advantage Benefits Group have proven to be one of the best at what they do! I thoroughly enjoy working with them. It is refreshing to find a company that is not only superb in their customer service, but also responsive, knowledgeable and organized in everything they do. Our company is proud of the business relationship we have developed with them and we look forward to many more years of utilizing their services.