10 Tips for Reducing Cyber Liability Threats

September 9, 2019
These 10 steps will help safeguard you from threats posed by a potential cyber attack. Want more tips and tricks? Simply reach out to info@aleragroup.com to get connected with a cyber liability expert!   1.   Protect against viruses, spyware, and other malicious... Find out more »

The Confusing World of Cannabis Regulation and Insurance

September 6, 2019
Although 33 states and the District of Columbia passed laws legalizing marijuana in some form, don’t assume your group health insurance covers the use of medical marijuana (cannabis) or CBD oil. CBD oil is a chemical compound of cannabis that does not have the same psychoactive properties as... Find out more »

Good News, Bad News about Car Theft

September 4, 2019
Here are 10 tips to keep you from being victim to increasingly clever car thieves. The good news about car theft is that the stats say it’s going down. The bad news is that car thieves are ingenious, always devising new ways to break into your car — and steal it. Their tactics... Find out more »

Technology’s Growing Importance in Providing Quality Health Care

September 3, 2019
Whenever you sign up for a new group health care benefit plan for your company or receive communications from your insurance carrier about new benefits, there’s a good chance the insurer is using technology to provide you with better service. Insurers previously used technology to manage... Find out more »

A Retirement Plan for Hard-to-Replace Employees 

August 26, 2019
It’s often difficult for highly compensated executives to save enough money in a traditional 401(k) plan to maintain their current living standards. Fortunately, companies can offer highly sought-after executives a retirement plan that not only offers a more comfortable retirement but also is... Find out more »

529 Savings Plans: An Easy Way to Help Bring College Within Reach

August 21, 2019
Many parents start saving for college as soon as their children are born. It’s little wonder. Tuition plus room and board costs put college out of reach for many high school graduates. The College Board’s Trends in College Pricing survey reports that 2018-2019 tuition fees and room... Find out more »

Who Needs Product Liability Insurance?

If you manufacture, sell or distribute any kind of product, you probably need some kind of protection from product liability claims.  What Does Product Liability Insurance Cover? Product liability insurance protects the manufacturer, distributor or seller of a product from legal... Find out more »

Five Most Common Dangers in your Home

Simple safety precautions in the home can prevent needless deaths and injuries and save billions of dollars in costs. According to the latest annual edition of the National Safety Council’s “Injury Facts” report, in the U.S. in 2017 there were 169,936 preventable deaths and... Find out more »

Tackling Obesity in the Workplace

August 12, 2019
Employers can help control their health care coverage costs and improve employees’ care by addressing a key lifestyle risk — obesity. Obesity is a sensitive topic, but is one that must be addressed. “The State of Obesity 2018 Report,” collaboration by Trust for... Find out more »

What You Need to Know About the Growing Popularity of Home-Based Care

August 5, 2019
The need for home health care aids is expected to increase more than 1.3 million by 2020. By 2020, aging Baby Boomers will make up one-third of the U.S. population and one-quarter of workers will be 55 or older. Unfortunately, with age and wisdom, also come physical ailments. America now is... Find out more »