• Follow us on:

Blog

    Four New Members on Our Client Benefit Services Team

    We are very pleased to announce that we’ve added four new members to our Client Services Team at Benefit Commerce Group! Melanie Olson — Client Manager Melissa Winchester — Client Manager Brandon Mimes — Assistant Client Manager Ian Jamison — Assistant Client Manager For more information on their roles and their backgrounds, which total more

    Read More

    SHRM/HRCI Credit for Attending Our 4th Annual Employee Benefits Benchmarking Seminar June 6th

    We have two ways for you to win when you participate in our 2017 Arizona Employee Benefits Benchmarking Survey: ⦁    Get valuable data on how your employee benefits compare to other mid-size employers (50-5,000 employees) in Arizona and nationally. Arizona focused, but also with the ability to benchmark out-of-state locations based on other regions and

    Read More

    Scott Wood Explains CDHP Strategy on Employee Benefits Expert Panel at National Conference

    Our CEO, Scott Wood, showed how important employee benefits strategy  is to controlling health plan costs and providing real value for employees at a national conference in which he participated this week.   And, as audience members peppered Scott with questions during and following the panel discussion, it was obvious that his thought leadership and

    Read More

    Scott Wood to Speak at Healthcare Consumerism Conference in Louisville

    Healthcare consumerism is becoming an important aspect of more employee benefit programs for employers throughout the state of Arizona and across the nation. It is a topic that concerns many of Benefit Commerce Group’s clients.  That’s why we are proud to announce that our Principal and CEO, Scott Wood, will be a speaker at the

    Read More

    Our 4th Annual Employee Benefits Benchmarking Survey Is Open! – No Cost to Employers

    How do your employee benefits stack up to competing employers?  Find out — at NO COST to you. With health insurance changing so much during the last year — not to mention to changes that are coming in the next couple of years — it is critical to participate in this survey and gain access

    Read More

    Why Your Employees Need to Understand the IRS Process

    Did you hear that the IRS changed its process on individual tax returns following President Trump’s executive order? This is related to Trump’s order directing federal agencies to reduce any potential burdens of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), shortly after he took office in January. For employers, an important part of employee benefits is being

    Read More

    Our New Website Reflects Our Services and Value to Clients

    We’re pleased to launch our newly-redesigned website today!  Take a look around and let us know what you think. The site includes a clear view of our approach, our services and the exceptional results we achieve for our clients. If you have comments, send them to us at info@benefitcommerce.com.  

    Read More

    The Latest About ACA Replacement

    It is now looking like the “replace” part of “repeal and replace” for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) may not happen until 2018. There are many details to be worked out in Washington in the meantime. Our hope is that employers, carriers, consultants, the public and all of the interested stakeholders have an opportunity to

    Read More

    The View from One of the Nation’s Leading Benefits Attorneys

    Sometimes it is good to just get straight talk about what can or might happen in healthcare reform. This article written by Peter Marathas, one of the nation’s leading employee benefits attorneys, is a good source of information. No politics, just well researched facts. He asks the question: Who owns healthcare reform going forward?

    Read More

    ACA Replacement May Take Longer Than Many Expected

    As the saying goes: Do it fast or do it right. While repeal of Obamacare remains highly likely, indications are that having a solid replacement strategy before repealing is becoming more and more likely. There are many different ideas within the Republican party. Great article on this topic.

    Read More