Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
November 13th, 2015
Benefits & Administration
Helping Employees See the Value of HSAs
There is a lot of ammunition an employer can use to get employees to switch to or value a health savings account (HSA) paired with a high-deductible health care plan (HDHP), according to Justyn Harkin, a benefits communications specialist at Jellyvision, a provider of interactive software to help employees with benefits and financial decisions. However, even if employees are convinced to sign up for an HDHP with an HSA, they may experience disappointment when they use the plan, so ongoing communications are needed.Read more >
Americans Skeptical About Social Security
It’s a recipe for trouble, says RBC Wealth Management; while a majority of Americans say they will need to rely on Social Security benefits in retirement, most are not hopeful those benefits will be there. Findings from a survey commissioned by RBC, show one group is more concerned than others.Read more >