Why Life Insurance Is a Smart Investment

It’s considered the cornerstone of sound financial planning. Despite recent reports about sharp increases in some life insurance premiums, financial experts say life insurance is a vital part of a family’s financial stability and a smart investment. Experts cite several reasons why people should buy life insurance: Replaces income following a person’s death. For those…

The Growing Trend of Nonretirement

Ah, retirement: The reward for a lifetime of hard work and savings. That’s the American dream, but the reality is 58 percent of American workers now expect to retire after age 65 or not at all, a new Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies’ report found. Many cite reasons related to income and benefits. “Most plan…

HR Technology is not ‘One Size Fits All’

HR technology is not “one size fits all.” While some brokers and consultants solicit only their “preferred partners” for benefits technology, it is USI’s mission to conduct comprehensive due diligence for our clients, presenting all available market options and recommendations.  View our latest video explaining USI’s consultative model to help HR professionals evaluate and implement human capital management (HCM)…

GOP Pulls AHCA Before Vote

As we reported on Friday, March 24, 2017 in our health care reform timeline, the U.S. House of Representatives pulled the American Health Care Act (“AHCA”) from consideration after not receiving enough Republican support to pass the bill. The AHCA was President Trump’s first attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (the “ACA”).…

USI Named Insurance Brokerage and Consulting Firm of the Year by Corporate LiveWire

USI was named “Insurance Brokerage and Consulting Firm of the Year” by Corporate LiveWire, which provides business professionals in the corporate finance sector information on the latest news and developments from around the globe. Corporate LiveWire’s 2017 Innovation & Excellence Awards recognize businesses that have transformed over the past 12 months, setting clear industry trends…

USI Webinar April 12: Health Care Reform 2.0

Lawmakers and the Trump Administration are debating the future of the U.S. health care system, with financial and compliance repercussions for employer-sponsored health plans. Join USI’s national compliance team for this timely webinar where we will update you with the latest developments on the repeal/replace/repair strategy behind the Affordable Care Act and share insight from…