Entries by Becky Stidham

DOL Increases Penalties for Health Plan Violations

On July 1, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued an interim final rule that increases the civil penalty amounts that may be imposed under various federal laws, including the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). The interim final rule increases the civil penalty amounts associated with: Failing to file an annual form 5500 (as […]

Senate Passes ACA Small Group Market Rule Repeal

The U.S. Senate on October 1, 2015 passed legislation repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that the small group market in every state be expanded to include businesses with 51 to 100 employees. The Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives earlier in the week. It has […]

Do you feel like you are paying too much for health insurance?

We can help! Clark & Associates and Solutions At Work teamed up to offer Professional Employer Organization (PEO) solutions to give business owners like you not just administrative relief, but also comprehensive employee benefits. What does a Nevada PEO have to do with health insurance? PEOs are able to group their clients together, which gives […]

Know Your Benefits: Understanding Voluntary Benefits

You know the importance of having health care coverage and a 401(k), but are you taking full advantage of all the benefits? Voluntary benefits are additional benefit options offered through the company. Unlike traditional benefits like Nevada health insurance, employees are responsible for paying most or all of the cost of these voluntary options. What’s […]