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ERISA Self Compliance Tool

October 20th, 2017

ERISA self compliance tool

Have a group with concerns about compliance with ERISA obligations. Have them use this link to assess their business and keep the DOL from knocking on the door.

Filco October 2017 Newsletter

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Group Benefits Industry News

October 2017

A Note from The FILCO Executive Team:

It's that time of the year again!  The 4th quarter is when carriers are releasing their new plans, rates, benefit changes, commission and broker bonus program for 2018.  We understand how important this information is to the success of your benefits business, therefore we have been meeting with all of the carriers over the past month to learn about their plans for 2018 so we can advise our broker partners.

Bernie Sanders: Why Medicare-for-All Is Good for Business

August 21st, 2017
Bernie Sanders: Why Medicare-for-All Is Good for Business

Despite major improvements made by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), our health care system remains in crisis. Today, we have the most expensive, inefficient, and bureaucratic health care system in the world. We spend almost $10,000 per capita each year on healthcare, while the Canadians spend $4,644, the Germans $5,551, the French $4,600, and the British $4,192. Meanwhile, our life expectancy is lower than most other industrialized countries and our infant mortality rates are much higher.