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February 14th, 2017 by Morin Associates LLC

2017 ACA Compliance Checklists

Employers offering Group Health coverage: The Affordable Care Act (ACA), or federal health care reform, imposes a number of requirements on employers. Whether you are a large or small employer, and whether you do or do not offer health coverage to your workers, some of the ACA’s requirements apply to you. The 2017 ACA Compliance Checklist highlights ACA provisions that require employer action in 2017... Read Article

More Than 1 Million in Obamacare to Lose Plans as Insurers Quit

A growing number of people in Obamacare are finding out their health insurance plans will disappear from the program next year, forcing them to find new coverage even as options shrink and prices rise. At least 1.4 million people in 32 states will lose the Obamacare plan they have now, according to state officials contacted by Bloomberg. That’s largely caused by Aetna Inc., UnitedHealth Group... Read Article

New State Laws Take Effect October 1, 2016

October 1, 2016 marks the effective date for a number of new or revised state laws impacting Connecticut businesses. Energy & Telecommunications Tree removal. Under PA16-86 (HB 5150), trees and shrubs on public lands that may interfere with power lines or transportation corridors will now have greater due process rights before they can be removed. Privacy protections. PA 16-148 (HB 5640) changes the rules concerning... Read Article

Access Health CT customers to see fewer choices, higher rates in 2017

Published September 14. 2016 3:17PM | Updated September 15. 2016 4:14PM By Judy Benson Day staff writer j.benson@theday.com BensonJudy The 5,242 New London County residents who currently have health insurance coverage through Access Health CT, the state’s online marketplace, are facing double-digit premium increases and may be forced to switch to a new company for 2017. James Wadleigh, chief executive officer for Access Health CT,... Read Article

Kevin S. Morin, CFP of Morin Associates, Named As Platinum Member for Fourth Year

July 08, 2015 Kevin S. Morin, CFP of Morin Associates, LLC, Named Platinum Member in the Principal Financial Group Privileged Partner Program for the Fourth Year Groton, CT – Kevin S. Morin, CFP of Morin Associates, LLC has achieved platinum status in the 2015 Group Benefits Privileged Partner Program for the Principal Financial Group®.  Members reach this elite status by offering outstanding client service leading... Read Article