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Program Information

 

International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists

 

Certified Employee Benefit Specialist program

 

IFEBP Survey Just Released!

Employer Pulse Check: The Future of ACA 


ACA Ch–Ch–Ch–Changes: 71% of Employers Don’t Want Repeal

55 Wellness Initiatives for Your Workplace

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Rights: What Employers Need to Know

 

Word on Benefits Blog

Well-Being Takes the Lead Over ROI in Workplace Wellness Measurement, Anne Killian
Surprise! Fiduciary Rule to Be Implemented as Planned, Adam Abelson
5 Free Perks Employees Will Love This Summer, Brenda Hofmann
Top 5 Reasons for 401(k) Loans, Jenny Lucey
Trusted Employee, Fraud Threat, Both?, Kathy Bergstrom
How to Target Young Workers in Your Financial Education Initiative, Brenda Hofmann
Absence Management Policies Get to the Heart of the Matter, Robbie Hartman
How to Find Success in Handling Global Benefits, Julie Stich

 

New Podcast!

A new Talking Benefits podcast episode is ready for your ears! This month, we are introducing a couple of new features you’ll enjoy—a “True Story” from our speakers (featuring great story teller, Pete Rosene, this time around) and a fan shout-out. 

 

 

Topics covered:
State-sponsored retirements savings programs

Paid sick leave and family leave laws

American Health Care Act (AHCA)

House v. Price—Cost sharing subsidies for insurers

Fiduciary Rule

Multiemployer Pension Reform Act (MPRA)

The Honey Badgers!

 

New Benefit Bit Video:
Workplace Wellness Programs, with David Blasewitz

 

Additional Helpful Articles:

5 Reasons Enhanced Benefits Programs Are Good for Business: 

The Benefits of Allowing Employees a Flexible Schedule:

Should You Offer Employees Unlimited Vacation?

4 Employee Benefits That Will Improve Retention:

 

Retirement 101

Interactive web portal for PARTICIPANTS
Easy-to-understand questions and answers describing defined benefit pensionand defined contribution retirement plans, saving for retirement, etc.

 

Additional Employee Benefit Information

 

United States Department of Labor

 

Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)

 

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)

 

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