What You Need to Know About Group Life Insurance

Employer-sponsored life insurance is the way most Americans receive coverage. There are important decisions to make when offering coverage to employees. More Americans now have life insurance coverage through their employer rather than with individual policies. According to the Life Insurance Marketing and Research Association (LIMRA), 108 million adults and children receive employment-based life insurance…

The Benefits of Offering Supplemental Life Insurance

Supplemental insurance allows employees to customize their coverage to meet their individual needs. Most employees now get their life insurance through a group plan provided by their employer. According to LIMRA, a research group funded by the life insurance industry, 108 million Americans have an employer-sponsored basic life insurance plan, while 102 million have a…

Vision Insurance Trends to Incorporate in Your Benefit Plans

Employees increasingly rank vision insurance as one of the most important benefits. Here’s how to get the right plan for your employees. Vision insurance has quickly become a coveted employer-sponsored benefit. More than half of the employees surveyed in MetLife’s 2017 Employee Benefit Trends Study ranked vision coverage as an essential benefit. Most consider vision…

Senators Unveil New Legislation to Help States Fund Health Care

This afternoon U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Dean Heller (R-NV), Ron Johnson (R-WI) and former US Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) unveiled health care reform legislation.  The proposal repeals the “structure and architecture” of the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) and replaces it with an annual block grant to help states fund health care. …

Helping Clients Respond to Catastrophic Events

Resources to Protect Businesses, Families & Property Hurricanes and tropical storms with strong winds, heavy rain and flooding wreak havoc across the United States, causing distress to local businesses and communities. USI Northeast extends our sincerest thoughts to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. As we rally local support for those in devastated areas, our national team…