New Wellness Rules Indicated for 2020

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has indicated that it plans to issue new proposed rules on permissible wellness incentives under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 2020. These proposed rules are expected to provide guidance to employers on the incentive limits for wellness plans that ask for health information or include medical exams….
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ACA Compliance Bulletin: Cadillac Tax and Other Key ACA Taxes Repealed

On Dec. 20, 2019, President Trump signed into law a spending bill that prevents a government shutdown and repeals the following three taxes and fees under the Affordable Care Act (ACA): The Cadillac tax on high-cost group health coverage, beginning in 2020; The medical devices excise tax, beginning in 2020; and The health insurance providers…
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2020 Employee Benefit Plan Limits

Many employee benefits are subject to annual dollar limits that are periodically updated for inflation by the IRS, including the following: High deductible health plans (HDHPs) and health savings accounts (HSAs) Health flexible spending accounts (FSAs) 401(k) plans, and Transportation fringe benefit plans. For 2020, there will be an increased limit in HSA contributions for…
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JFA Supports the “Power of Potential” at AIM Services’s Vin Le Soir Event

Jaeger and Flynn proudly supported AIM Service’s annual Vin Le Soir event on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Longfellows Restaurant in Saratoga Springs and continues to champion their mission of promoting the power of potential in people of diverse abilities. Eight members of JFA were in attendance.  Attendees had the honor of hearing one of…
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JFA Celebrates the Spooky Season at BOO-Jolais!

On Friday, October 25, Jaeger & Flynn proudly sponsored the Alliance for Positive Health’s annual BOO-Jolais celebration held at the Troy Hilton Garden Inn. JFA provided tickets for 26 employees, 9 of which were given to our young professionals! Our costumes did not disappoint from Cabaret (the theme of the evening) and Disney characters –…
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JFA for the Gold!

We are excited to announce that JFA, along with our client, Wildwood Programs, have once again achieved the Gold Level of the American Heart Association’s Workplace Health Achievement Index! This is JFA’s third year in a row, and Wildwood Programs second year in a row, receiving a Gold Level Recognition.  The Index uses science-based best practices…
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Schoharie ARC Recognized for Outstanding Workplace Well-Being Program

Congratulations to Schoharie ARC for achieving a Gold Level recognition for their Outstanding Workplace Well-Being Program by MVP Health Care! We love seeing our clients succeed, especially in the area of workplace wellness! MVP Health Care recognized 20 companies and organizations that have demonstrated a strong commitment to improving the health and well-being of their…
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It’s almost time for the Alliance for Positive Health’s Annual BOO-Jolais Wine Celebration!

Jaeger & Flynn proudly supports the Alliance for Positive Health’s annual BOO-Jolais Wine Celebration so they can continue making a difference in the health and well-being of our community! The season’s premier Halloween event, taking place on October 25 at the Hilton Garden Inn – Troy, will welcome hundreds of individuals to a decadent selection…
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NY State Paid Family Leave Updates for 2020

On Friday, August 30, the New York State Department of Financial Services announced an updated employee contribution rate for NY Paid Family Leave benefits effective January 1, 2020. With a rate increase from 0.153% to 0.270% and an increase of the NY State Average Weekly Wage from $1,357.11 to $1,401.17, the new maximum employee annual…
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Don’t miss the Beekman 1802 Harvest Fest!

Jaeger & Flynn is a proud supporter of the 2019 Beekman 1802 Harvest Fest! We invite you to join us in beautiful, historic Sharon Springs on September 14 and 15 for a weekend celebrating local artisans, their crafts, and the community. Enjoy festival food, live music, and fun activities for the whole family. Shop the…
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Welcome Josh Bedinotti to the JFA Sales Team!

We are pleased to announce that Josh Bedinotti has joined the Jaeger & Flynn Sales team as an Associate Broker! After spending the last fifteen years as a large group accounts sales executive at Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield to the JFA team, Josh felt it was time to step out into the broader benefits broker…
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