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Five Things Your Health Insurance Broker Doesn’t Want You To Know

June 14, 2016

1. Signatures on Health Insurance Applications are good for 90 Days You can begin gathering updated Health Insurance Applications three months before your coverage renews. You should be doing this even though the renewal isn’t available yet. 2. By law your Health Insurance Renewal is produced 60 Days before coverage renews You should have your…

How To Lower the Risk of a DOL Audit

November 19, 2015

A U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) audit of your welfare benefit plan could happen at any time. The checklist below can help you prevent and be prepared for a DOL audit: Maintain all documents related to welfare benefit plans in one location. Designate one person at the company to take charge of the welfare benefit…

Information About the Employee Benefits Security Administration

November 19, 2015

The Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) of the Department of Labor is responsible for ensuring the integrity of the private employee benefit plan system in the United States. EBSA’s oversight authority extends to nearly 684,000 retirement plans, approximately 2.4 million health plans, and a similar number of other welfare benefits plans, such as those providing…

DC Wellness Cuts Ribbon at New Office

October 14, 2015

This article first appeared on BusinessJournalDaily.com YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Health insurance broker DC Wellness cut the ribbon Tuesday at its new office, 4495 Market St., after purchasing the building in July. In the time since, vice president Bob Gearhart Jr. said, the company has renovated and upgraded the office. “We were working out of a…