Latham, New York —  August 24, 2012  —  (JFA) of Clifton Park and Glens Falls, NY and The Preferred Group (TPG)  of Latham, NY have announced an agreement to join their group benefits operations.  The two agencies are partnering to combine their extensive plan design and underwriting expertise in the employee benefits field.  The affiliation also allows JFA and TPG to utilize their resources to offer their clients a full range of human resources support services, including flexible spending account, health reimbursement account and health savings account administration; online enrollment services; COBRA administration; human resources consulting; wellness program administration; and consolidated monthly billing administration.

About Jaeger & Flynn Assoc., Inc.

Now in its 25th year, Jaeger & Flynn Assoc., Inc. is a full-service employee benefits, insurance and human resources brokerage, consulting and administrative services firm.  Consistently ranked as one of the largest group benefits agencies in upstate New York, JFA serves corporate clients domiciled in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont along with client locations in California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, and Washington. From its offices in Clifton Park and Glens Falls, NY, the 64 employees of JFA serve the needs of more than 800 businesses and 25,000 individuals.         

About The Preferred Group 

The Preferred Group is a full-service Third Party Administrator providing flexible spending plans (FSAs), Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRAs), Transportation Benefit (CRAs), insured medical, and self-insured dental and vision plans.  Now in its 25th year, the 18 employees of The Preferred Group serve more than 300 public and private sector clients and 25,000 individuals throughout New York.  The Preferred Group is endorsed for FSA and HRA programs through the NYSUT Member Benefits Trust and has a history of providing superior service to the school, municipality, union, and association client base.  Its mission is to provide fast, accurate and customized services while cutting administrative costs through streamlined processes.