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5 Common Things Men Do to Hurt Their Health

Many men live adventurous and hard working lives and still manage to take good care of themselves. They exercise, eat healthy, and keep a mindful eye on things that will help them stay healthy. Other men however, need a little coaching. Here are six things they need to stop doing…

Don’t Forget about Your Personal Days!

Many employers these days have a variety of Paid Time-Off (PTO) options. In most of these cases, they are divided into some combination of vacation, sick, and personal days. If you are lucky enough to be employed by a company that provides you with personal or mental health days then…

IRS Publishes Indexed ACA Affordability Percentages for 2019

In Rev. Proc. 2018-34, the IRS issued the indexed affordability percentages relevant to applicable large employers (ALEs) who must offer minimum essential coverage meeting certain requirements to fulltime employees and their dependents or risk exposure to employer shared responsibility penalties. In 2019, such coverage will be deemed “affordable” if the…

Tailoring Benefits for Your Most Senior Employees

Guest post by freelance writer Jenny Holt. In the US, workers are keeping their careers going longer and longer – according to the NYT, 19% of workers continue past 65, up from 13% in 2000. What’s more, many are reporting working ‘better’. The decision to continue past retirement is often out…

Front-line Heroes of Emergency Medical Services

When you are in an accident or have a life-threatening emergency, your local Emergency Medical Services (EMS) network dispatches first responders. The EMS is made up of paramedics and EMTs (Emergency Medical Technicians) who play a crucial role in the emergency medical care system, often providing the critical link between…