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The IRS Announces Inflation-Adjusted Limits for HSAs and HDHPs.

The adjusted contribution limits for HSAs take effect as of 1/1/2019.  New HSA contribution limits are $3500 single/$7000 family. The adjusted  DHP cost-sharing limits (minimum deductible and maximum out-of-pocket) take effect for the plan year … Continue reading

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Reset Your Router VPNFilter Malware

The FBI is encouraging consumers to reset their routers to prevent the VPNFilter malware attack.  The attack could collect information, block network traffic, and stop your router from working. Consider the below steps to protect … Continue reading

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HSA / HDHP 2019 Limits

On May 10, 2018 the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-30 providing updated limits for HSA contributions and HDHP cost-sharing in 2019.  Please contact us for more details. 2019 Maximum HSA individual Contribution $3,500 2019 Maximum Family … Continue reading

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Scientist Use Smartphone to Detect Food Poisoning

Scientists at University of Massachusetts Amherst found way to detect bacteria by attaching a device to smartphone, however advancement isn’t quite far enough yet to determine if the bacteria is good or bad. Check the … Continue reading

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Overtime Wage Payment Rule On Hold!

Federal Court Strikes Down 2016 Overtime Rule – U.S. Federal District Court Judge Amos L. Mazzant issued a ruling striking down an Obama Administration regulation on overtime pay. This rule would’ve doubled the FLSA’s salary … Continue reading

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HSA Limits Announced for 2016

IRS Releases health savings account (HSA) limits for 2016 to adjust for inflation.  Contact TRG for details on the adjusted limits and how an HSA may benefit your business.    

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GreenLight Pitch Competition a Success!

Winners selected in the Blue Water area’s first GreenLight Pitch Competition finals (a competition created to encourage entrepreneurship): Grand prize winner SroundMe – a mobile media sharing application built upon geofencing technology; 2nd place winner ManeScene.com, Inc. … Continue reading

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GreenLight Pitch Competition in Port Huron

Blue Water area’s first GreenLight Pitch Competition finals, a competition created to encourage entrepreneurship, are set for Dec. 9 at St. Clair County Community College Fine Arts Theatre building.  The 10 finalists will pitch their business models at 5:30 p.m. with a reception to … Continue reading

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COBRA Notices and Marketplace Enrollment Period

The federal regulatory agencies issued a bulletin announcing an extended special enrollment period for individuals currently enrolled in (or eligible for) COBRA.  The special enrollment opportunity gives eligible individuals until July 1, 2014 to enroll … Continue reading

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The DOL and HHS Issue Clarifying Guidance Regarding COBRA

On May 2, 2014, the DOL released proposed regulations, which would amend the COBRA notice requirements to reflect changes made by the ACA. The DOL also released updated versions of the model general notice and model … Continue reading

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