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,…

Level-Funded Health Plans

Looking for a solution to rising healthcare costs and to keep your health care spend down? Up until recently it’s been too ‘risky’ for small businesses to ‘self-insure’ but new options in health plans give small and midsize companies similar self-insured employee coverage that the larger companies have long utilized. Level-funded plans essentially bundle the…