employee benefits

November 7, 2022

Eight Tips for Effective Open Enrollment Communication

Employees are looking to their employers for guidance on navigating their available benefits and how to stretch their dollars further.
March 16, 2022

Frequently Asked Health Insurance Benefit Questions

We’ve defined six terms below to help you better understand your current plan and improve your next open enrollment selections.
October 19, 2021

UNICO Group announces partnership with BrokerTech Ventures (BTV)

UNICO Group joins 15 of the most sizable and innovative brokerage firms in North America as well as 12 of the most notable and respected insurance companies and wholesalers with both domestic and international presence in BrokerTech Ventures.
July 8, 2021

Using Voluntary Benefits for Recruiting

Voluntary benefits allow employers to offer benefits that are attractive to employees without added cost to the company.
June 18, 2021

UNITEL and WTA Celebrate the Continued Success of Communications Benefits Program

UNITEL and WTA have partnered to offer group life/AD&D, short-term disability, long-term disability, dental and vision benefits to WTA members and their employees.
June 19, 2020

3 Tips for a Successful Virtual Open Enrollment

The prospect of more outbreaks related to the coronavirus is spurring employers to plan for an entirely virtual open enrollment this fall. Here are 3 tips to help employers facilitate a virtual open enrollment:
June 12, 2020

Are You Prepared for a Virtual Open Enrollment?

The COVID-19 pandemic has already impacted most, if not all, of business operations. If another outbreak occurs or you have moved to a remote workforce, how will you conduct open enrollment?
April 25, 2019

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August 22, 2012

Value of Long Term Care Insurance

Long Term Care insurance (LTCi ) has been very confusing to most people. A recent headline on CNBC stated the “premiums are expensive” and at first glance you might say, I agree. But as in all things it is always best to ask “Compared to what?” Phyllis Shelton wrote an article in a recent trade publication and pointed out “Long-term care insurance premiums are a drop in the bucket compared to the cost of the type of care this valuable insurance pays for.” Shelton is the president of LTC Consultants, Nashville, Tenn., a 21-year-old consulting company that specializes in long-term care insurance consumer education and agent training. If you want to read her article you can find it at- http://www.lifehealthpro.com/2012/07/25/is-ltci-worth-it-get-real#.UCEN0sgROp4.email The LTCi market is certainly going through some changes. Carriers are dropping out of the market and product features have changed, even in the past few months. As you consider how LTCi fits into a retirement plan it is best […]