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How Technology Saves You Money

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There’s no indication that medical costs will be decreasing anytime soon. PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers), the second largest professional service firm in the world, released a study indicating that medical costs could increase more than six percent this year, with larger increases … Continue reading

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Alera Group from the Ground Up

It was June 2015 in Philadelphia, and the time had come to fish or cut bait. The conversations, the questions—the possibilities—had been murmured about for years. Even as the Benefit Advisors Network had grown, every time the group gathered, someone else … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Group Services, Inc. Joins 23 U.S. Financial Services Firms to Create the Alera Group

Local Group Services, LLC. Joins 23 U.S. Financial Services Firms to Create the Alera Group A historical M&A deal brings national insurance and financial services resources to local clients Group Services, LLC., Bettendorf, IA (1/3/17)—Group Services, LLC. has joined 23 … Continue reading

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Group Services Performance Management

Imagine that you were running a sports organization.  We will use a football team as our example.  What would happen if the goal for the team was just to win, but little thought went into how they were going to … Continue reading

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New I-9 must be used by January 22, 2017

You can go to their website and read about the new form from the following web site, https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/whats-new.  If you are looking for the actual form use this link, ttps://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf The newer form is a 3 page form.  You can also … Continue reading

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EMPLOYER ALERT – IRS EMAIL SCAM

The newest scam involving a fraudulent email notice from the Internal Revenue (IRS) may have your employees coming to you asking about their insurance coverage for 2014. Continue reading

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Advantages of Consumer-Driven Health Plans

Consumer-Driven Health Plans (CDHPs) are increasingly being used by companies. Typically, CDHPs appeal to those who are healthier because they know their out-of-pocket health expenses are unlikely to exceed their account balances. Consumers using CDHPs think twice before running to … Continue reading

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Group Services Inc. on Facebook and Twitter

Group Services Inc. is on your favorite social networks. Follow us on Twitter: @GroupServicesIA Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/GroupServices

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