USI Northeast Celebrates Longstanding, Dedicated Service

This fall, USI Insurance Services recognized its dedicated employees for their commitment and longevity with the firm.  USI Northeast recognized 135+ colleagues who have dedicated five or more years of service with the Company. The program recognized 35 USI Northeast employee benefits professionals, including four regional associates who celebrated 30 or more years with USI:…

USI Northeast Risk Financing Webinar Wednesday, Dec. 6

Join USI Northeast for a free informational webinar where we will explore the array of risk financing strategies that allow companies to assume greater control over their risk management programs. Bringing Clarity to Your Risk Financing Options  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. EST Register We will also introduce the applicability of…

Great Reasons to Offer a 529 Savings Plan

A 529 college savings plan is considered one of the best ways for parents to save for their children’s’ higher education. Similar to a 401(k) savings plan or an Individual Retirement Account, contributions to the state-run plan grow tax free. In many states, participants get a tax deduction or credit for their contributions. Employers —…

Voluntary Benefits Are More Popular than You Might Think

A recent survey by Benefits Pro shows that 83 percent of employees want a choice of voluntary benefits and they don’t expect employers to pay for them. Voluntary benefits are insurance products offered by employers to help employees with financial responsibilities, including some of the costs not covered by high-deductible health plans. Voluntary benefits can…

Can You Afford 30 Years in Retirement?

Have you or your employees saved enough for retirement? The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) says an individual could easily spend 30 years or more in retirement, and to retire comfortably could need up to 80 percent of their annual income. Unfortunately, a recent CNN Money report found that nearly half of those surveyed had only…