Important Numbers for 2019

The Internal Revenue Service announced some very important number companies and employees need to know about health savings accounts, 401(k)s and flexible spending accounts. Note: All of the changes take place in January 2019. 401(k) Pre Tax Limit Increases – Pre-tax contribution limits for employees who participate in a 401(k), 403(b) and most 457 plans increases…

Coverage For Your Employees

Are you looking for health insurance coverage for your employees? Give us a call in Seattle at (206) 910-4630 or in Mount Vernon at (360) 419-9999. Group Benefits Northwest has provided health insurance and group benefit plans to Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish and King County small and midsize companies for 35 years. Partnering with trusted insurance providers,…

Long-Term Care or Long-Term Disability?

Long-Term Care or Long-Term Disability?

What is the difference between long-term care and long-term disability insurance? Long-term care insurance Since people are living longer, employees are asking more about long-term care (LTC) insurance and want to know if it is part of their employer provided group benefits insurance plan. While most realize LTC will cover their end of life nursing…