2018 Employee Benefit Plan Limits

This chart shows some of the annually adjusted dollar limits that impact employee benefits, as published by the Internal Revenue Service, the Social Security Administration,...

Do Wellness Programs Make a Difference?

Most organizations today have some type of a wellness program in place. The complexity of the program may vary from a monthly wellness newsletter to...

Birth Control Mandate

Earlier this month, the Trump administration answered many questions that were left open following the Obama-era birth-control mandate that was part of the Affordable Care...

Caregivers Stress

Today’s multi-generational workforce is confronted with many challenges that blur the lines between work and home life. A major challenge for many employees is the...

Eighteen-Month Delay Proposed for Fiduciary Rule

The Department of Labor (DOL) issued a proposed rule on August 31, 2017, that would extend the special transition period under sections II and IX...

Beyond Bereavement Leave

Many MSEC members have bereavement leave guidelines in their employee handbooks, but there are other ways for employers to assist with a death in an employee’s family...