Is it possible to change employee health insurance mid-term? It’s one of the most common questions I hear. Most people assume that once you sign a healthcare contract, you’re locked into that plan for the next 12 months. Well, I’ve come bearing good news: that’s not necessarily true. Actually, switching healthcare plans during the term year … Read More
Choosing that company health insurance plan (without the headache) So as you may have found out the hard way, choosing a company health insurance plan can be rough. There are thousands of options to choose from. Getting quotes back can be overwhelming. And if you aren’t sure what you’re looking at, or even what you’re … Read More
How do I to get employee health insurance for my company? It’s not the easiest question to answer, and in this day in age it is getting more and more difficult to get cost effective health benefits for your company. It’s even harder if you are in the small group category. Whether it’s company size, … Read More
Via our FS Health VP of Sales, Will Treichler, and originally posted on LinkedIn here. At the end of the day, yes, I agree with Choon Yan (@battlechoon) that the role of the insurance agents of all stripes will be dramatically changed by IoT device-fed AI that assesses and accurately prices risk in real-time. … Read More
The Benefits of a PEO Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) are great when a company is just getting off the ground. At an early stage they deliver two major benefits: Simplify HR administration with many built-in services Reduce the cost of health insurance However, at a certain point, it makes sense to switch because there are … Read More
Health & Benefits for Late Stage Venture-Backed Companies We’re excited to announce the creation of Founder Shield Health, a new arm of Founder Shield focused on providing exceptional health and benefits solutions. The FS Health team works with high-growth companies that are rapidly outgrowing their early stage solutions. The Problem We’ve heard countless sob stories from friends, … Read More
Founder Shield is happy to announce that we now offer a full suite of Disability and Ancillary Benefits insurance! Here’s the high-level overview on both: Disability Insurance Disability insurance is usually required for all companies with employees. It’s just like Workers Comp insurance…you need it! Disability insurance covers your employees when their unable to … Read More
With the recent launch of fresh government programs under the Affordable Care Act, the landscape is changing massively in the health insurance space. We can’t help but think about what effects the new healthcare laws will have on startups.