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FormFire Launches Improved ACA Quote Engine

FormFire is happy to announce that we are relaunching our improved ACA Quote Engine. In partnership with Vericred, the industry-leading Carrier data provider, we can provide quote rates and selective Carrier data from a single, reliable source. What is FormFire’s ACA Quote Engine The Quote Engine is one of the many features available in our Read More

Are Employee Wellness Programs Effective in Reducing Healthcare Costs?

From counting steps and weight loss competitions to health assessments and info sessions, employee wellness programs have been a hot topic in the healthcare industry for some time. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1 in 2 Employers have some type of wellness program in place. Are these programs just a Read More

5 Health Insurance Trends for 2020

Changes in healthcare are prompting many Employers to rethink employee benefits like health insurance at their companies, and Brokers should take notice. According to PricewaterhouseCoopers, health insurance premiums are expected to rise by 6 percent in 2020. Below, we explored some of the top health insurance trends that may impact your clients. Increase Deductibles To Read More

How to Help Employees Make Informed Benefits Decisions

With open enrollment fresh in our minds, a little extra help with making health insurance decisions can go a long way. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) reports that about half of employees want help when choosing a health plan, saying health insurance decisions are always “very stressful.” When it comes to decision-making, most Read More

Health Insurance Terms Explained: Helping Your Clients Understand Their Coverage

The healthcare industry, particularly the insurance aspect, can be challenging for the everyday person to understand. Even Brokers and insurance agents can have a hard time translating the industry jargon into laymen’s terms. According to a study by UnitedHealthcare, only 9 percent of Americans said they understand basic health insurance terms. As a Broker, one Read More