Category: Human Resources

We enjoy reading about insurance. Here are seven insurance stories we're sharing, bookmarking, and highlighting as the work week rolls on:
Insurance Stories
→ The Economist takes a look at how insurance is working to tailor policies for the freelance workforce.

→ Fixing something and need insurance fast? One agency is offering on-demand coverage.

→ Why...

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The San Francisco Office of Labor Standards Enforcement requires their Annual Employer Report to be filed by Monday, April 30, 2018.

This Plexus Benefits News Alert answers some FAQs regarding these regulations:

Q: Which firms have to file the Annual Employer Report?

A: Employers covered by San Francisco’s Health Care Security Ordinance or Fair Chance Ordinance are subject to the annual...

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Double-checking your homeowners insurance probably isn’t on many spring to-do lists.

But it should be.

That’s the advice from David Miller, Vice President and risk management expert at Plexus Private Client Solutions, a suburban Chicagoland personal insurance agency protecting the life’s work of successful families and individuals with tailored home, auto, and...

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In our latest roundup of personal insurance news, notes, and tips, we begin with a reminder that seeing someone's proof of insurance is one thing -- but hearing an agent verify that coverage is believing.
Hiring contractors? Verify their insurance with an agent, then trust.
Spring is ideal for home improvements, some of...

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The Plexus Groupe (Plexus), a national insurance brokerage and risk management consultancy with an international network, has hired sales executive Wes Hornsby as a Vice President of Business Development. Hornsby will work out of Plexus's Dallas, Texas office.
Wes Hornsby
Hornsby brings more than 20 years of sales leadership, business operations experience,...

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Study shows that fear of dependence on medication prescriptions is a major reason for patients skipping their recommended doses.
By Integrated Health Concepts, LLC
In the United States, 20 to 30 percent of medication prescriptions are never filled, and approximately 50 percent of medication prescriptions are not taken as prescribed for chronic...

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At Plexus, we enjoy reading about insurance. Here are a half-dozen insurance stories we are sharing, bookmarking, and highlighting as the work week rolls on:
Insurance Stories
-- A major carmarker will begin a program allowing owners to rent their cars out when they are not using them, a la Airbnb and homes.

--...

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On Monday, the IRS announced a limit change affecting families contributing to Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

For 2018, families are limited to $6,850 in contributions to their HSAs, a $50 decrease from the original 2018 threshold of $6,900.

The self-only HSA deduction limit remains $3,450.

Please note: This change is an IRS regulatory change only applicable to...

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