Using Technology to Make Compliance Easier

Navigating the intricacies of employee benefits data, vendors, and regulation can be overwhelming, at best. When managing system operations, data transferring and quality and compliance becomes too demanding, you may find yourself spending less time focused on what matters most: your team. At ABD, we believe that using technology strategically to automate and streamline these […]

Podcast: What’s Next for Association Health Plans?

Our own Keith VanderZanden, EVP of Advanced Professionals, recently teamed up with The Council’s Katie Oberkircher to discuss the future of Association Health Plans. Association Health Plans, or AHPs, are group health plans that allow small business owners to band together to purchase insurance plans typically only available to larger employers. When the Trump Administration […]

Our Strategy for Effective Benefit Planning

In the current job market, attracting top talent can be just as competitive as attracting clients – attractive and comprehensive benefit plans are often a deciding factor for potential team members. ABD’s strategy for benefit planning combines data analysis, relationship-building, and program management to develop plans that work best for our clients. Today, we’ll share […]

What Benefits Administration Means to the ABD Team

As companies grow in size, maintaining a benefits plan that serves and supports all employees, aligns with company values and doesn’t overwhelm the human resources team can feel like an impossible task. But at ABD, we’ve come up with a strategy that accomplishes these goals and allows for more energy to be invested in higher […]

How ABD Gives Back to the Community

ABDers are passionate about giving back to the community. Through our annual golf tournament, we’ve raised over $350k for the American Cancer Society and 85% of our team members volunteer for or support financially over 125 organizations. During the month of December, we’ve been featuring team members and how they give back during the holidays. […]

Tricky Health Insurance Terms, Explained

The end of open enrollment, December 15th for most health insurance plans, including coverage through the US Health Insurance Marketplace, is quickly approaching. We at ABD want to make sure you have the information you need to make the best choice for you and your family. First, let’s start with the basics. A premium is […]