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Risk Strategies Company Adds Jim DiFalco to Credit Union Health Benefits of America Team

Risk Strategies Company (RSC), a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm headquartered in Boston, has named Jim DiFalco as…

Risk Strategies Company Announces Formation of New National Professional Practices Group

Risk Strategies Company (RSC), a national insurance & benefits brokerage and risk management firm headquartered in Boston, today announced the…

Risk Strategies Company Acquires Insurance Brokerage Firm Singer Nelson Charlmers

Risk Strategies Company, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm headquartered in Boston, today announced that it has acquired…

Risk Strategies Company Completes Transaction With Benefit Development Group, Expands Employee Benefits Practice Group

Risk Strategies Company, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm headquartered in Boston, today announced it has acquired Benefit…

Risk Strategies Company Grows Employee Benefits and Higher Education Practice with Acquisition of Northwest Comprehensive, Inc.

Risk Strategies Company, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm based in Boston, today announced the acquisition of Northwest…

Risk Strategies Acquires Chicago-Based Northwest Comprehensive

Insurance Journal Boston-based insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies Co., has acquired Northwest Comprehensive Inc., a full service…

Northwest Comprehensive

Business Insurance Northwest Comprehensive, which specializes in providing employee benefits for higher education institutions, will be integrated into Risk Strategies’…

People on the Move - John Cerasani: Risk Strategies Midwest Employee Benefits Practice Leader

Chicago Business Journal John will continue to manage Northwest Comprehensive, but will also manage the Risk Strategies Midwest Employee Benefits…

Risk Strategies Company Bolsters Northern California Operations With Acquisition of MacCorkle Insurance Service

Risk Strategies Company, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced the expansion of its San Francisco presence…

Risk Strategies Acquires MacCorkle Insurance Service in US

Insurance Business Review US-based Risk Strategies has purchased MacCorkle Insurance Service, which will allow the firm to expand its operations…

Merger of Insurers Creates Bay Area ‘Powerhouse’

BenefitsPro.com Risk Strategies Inc., a Boston-based insurer, acquired MacCorkle Insurance Services, a full service employee benefits and property/casualty insurance brokerage and consulting…

Boston Insurance Broker Acquires Second Target in as Many Months

Boston Business Journal The fast-growing Risk Strategies has announced its second acquisition in as many months: a California employee benefits…

Risk Strategies Company Acquires OakBridge Advisors, Broadens National Employee Benefits Practice in California

Risk Strategies Company has added to its industry-leading Employee Benefits practice and its presence in California with the acquisition of…

Advisers, Brokers Looking to Strengthen Critical Partnership with Insurance Carriers

Employee Benefits Advisers It is important to have meetings with high-level contacts from across the country, believes Chris Powers of…

Risk Strategies Acquires OakBridge Advisors in California

Insurance Journal Risk Strategies Co. has acquired employee benefits firm OakBridge Advisors in Newport Beach, Calif. Founders Edward Kirkwood and…

Risk Strategies Buys McLaughlin Brunson Insurance Agency in US

Insurance Business Review The new unit will be provided access to more than 200 commercial lines markets, additional employee benefits…

Are Insurers Ditching PPOs?

Healthcare Drive “In the large group market, traditional PPO offerings have been on the decline for the last several years…

Risk Strategies Company Acquires Long Island-Based TSG Financial Bolstering Expertise in Employee Benefits Practice

Risk Strategies Company today announced it has strengthened its growing employee benefits practice and made its first foray into offering…

Risk Strategies acquires Long Island-Based TSG Financial

Insurance Business Review  Insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies Company acquired Long Island based TSG Financial to strengthen…

Risk Strategies Acquires TSG Financial

Plan Adviser Risk Strategies, a privately-held national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has announced the acquisition of TSG Financial.…

Risk Strategies Company Acquires New York Based TSG Financial

Insurance Journal Risk Strategies Company, a privately held, national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has strengthened its employee benefits…

Becker’s ACA Review

14 healthcare thought leaders on President Trump's executive order on the ACA John Greenbaum. National Practice Leader of Employee Benefits…

Risk Strategies Company adds to Employee Benefits Practice with Acquisition of Mosse & Mosse Associates

At a time of great uncertainty for employers amid looming federal policy changes, Risk Strategies Company, a privately held, rapidly…

Risk Strategies Company Bolsters Employee Benefits Expertise with New Hires

Risk Strategies Company, a privately held, rapidly growing national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced the arrival of…

Risk Strategies Snaps Up Employee Benefits Duo

Captive Insurance Times Sobelman joins as senior vice president, while Genovese will serve as senior strategic consultant. Both will be…

Risk Strategies Company acquires Anderson Corporate Solutions

Risk Strategies Company has acquired life and health benefits specialist firm, Anderson Corporate Solutions, enhancing its leadership in employee benefits…

Risk Strategies Company acquires Tikia Consulting, expands employee benefits practice expertise

Risk Strategies Company today announced the acquisition of Tikia Consulting, an employee benefits brokerage and consultancy based in Metairie, LA.…

Wage & Hour Circular-Classification

Wage and Hour lawsuits are the employment practices claim that just won’t quit. State and federal laws are complex, making…

Web-Based Reverse Auction

For Full Service Health System Risk Strategies leverages knowledge, experience and technology to generate maximum savings on ancillary benefits. SOLUTION…

How Universities Can Map their Way to Smarter Risk and Cost Control

Demographic changes, shrinking federal and state support, a lethargic economic recovery, anemic endowment returns and increasing wariness of student loan…

Opt Out

A ruling by the Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Court undercutting so-called “opt-out” systems set off a flurry of speculation about such…

Too good to be true? Insurance for IC Misclassification Risk

For a generation now, few issues have preoccupied the courier industry as deeply or consistently as Independent Contractor misclassification. Although…

Insurance & Independent Contractors—Proceed with Caution!

Since the advent of the Internet, today’s generation of buyers desires immediate gratification when it comes to their purchases. Companies…

Risk Strategies Company acquires Benefits Network Insurance Agency, adds wholesale expertise to national employee benefits practice

Risk Strategies Company, a privately held, rapidly growing national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced the acquisition of…

Risk Strategies Acquires Ohio’s Benefits Network Insurance Agency

Insurance Journal Risk Strategies Co., a privately held national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Benefits Network Insurance…

Risk Strategies Company Acquires Ohio Specialist Brokerage

Insurance Business Risk Strategies Company, a privately held national insurance and risk-management firm, has acquired Benefits Network Insurance Agency (BNIA),…

Risk Strategies Acquires Benefits Network Insurance Agency

Intelligent Insurer Risk Strategies Company, a privately broker and risk management firm, has acquired Benefits Network Insurance Agency (BNIA), a…

Three Large Companies Take Employee Health Benefits Into Their Own Hands

Plansponsor.com John Greenbaum, national employee benefits practice leader at Risk Strategies Company, says the news is unsurprising to him. “For…

A peek into the back room

When we talk with clients and prospects about their benefits program, there’s an understandably large percentage of the conversation that…

The Changing Healthcare Landscape

CVS to Buy Aetna for $69 Billion in a Deal That May Reshape the Health Industry - The New York…

Drivers with Personal Auto Insurance – A “Dirty Little Secret” that exposes you to risk?

Social media is notorious for disinformation and false rumors. Let’s put one to rest. Delivery companies that purchase quality Hired…

Risk Strategies Adds to Leading National Employee Benefits Practice with Acquisition of CBG Benefits, Inc.

Risk Strategies today announced the acquisition of Costello Benefits Group (CBG Benefits, Inc.), a full-service employee benefits brokerage firm headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts

Risk Strategies acquires Massachusetts employee benefits firm

Insurance Business  National insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has announced the acquisition of Costello Benefits Group (CBG…

Risk Strategies Acquires Massachusetts’ Costello Benefits Group

Insurance Journal Risk Strategies, a privately held, national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Costello Benefits Group (CBG…

Fertile grounds for benefits improvement

A recent New York Times article says that, for the second year in a row, the US fertility rate hit…

In the rush to merge, don’t lose sight of company culture

Five years ago I sat through an onboarding meeting with the human resources team of a company that had just…

Risk Strategies Expansion Continues With Addition Of Another Massachusetts Employee Benefits Practice

Risk Strategies continues to grow its employee benefits practice at a brisk pace with the announcement of its third agency…

Risk Strategies Broadens Employee Benefits Capabilities with Addition of Corporate Benefit Audits

Risk Strategies, announced the acquisition of Corporate Benefit Audits (CBA), a firm providing claim outsourcing and audit services to the medical stop loss,…

A Busy Month For Risk Strategies With Two More Acquisition Announcements

Agency Checklists On the heels of its acquisition of CBG Benefits Group, Inc., Risk Strategies has announced two more acquisitions.…

Top Trends and Insurance Implications for Home Delivery in a Changing Marketplace

As demand for home delivery services increases exponentially, retailers and the industry at large are working to accommodate a rising…

Understand the Safety Risks of Distracted Driving

Same day delivery couriers aim to transport products from point A to point B in the fastest, most convenient way…

Keys to Understanding Your Workers Compensation

Let’s all agree on this:  Workers Compensation is probably not a favorite topic at your company’s water cooler and if…

Is Your Courier Business Driving Happiness?

Happy Employees, Healthier Bottom Line?   Happy employees are more productive at work, according to a new study by health…

Risk Strategies Adds to Leading National Employee Benefits Practice with Acquisition of Craford Benefit Consultants

Risk Strategies today announced the acquisition of Craford Benefit Consultants, a full-service employee consulting and benefits brokerage firm headquartered in…

Risk Strategies expands employee benefits practice with new acquisition

Insurance Business Risk Strategies, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has announced the acquisition of a California-based employee…

Risk Strategies acquires employee benefits brokerage Craford

Intelligent Insurer Insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has acquired California-based employee consulting and benefits brokerage Craford Benefit…

Risk Strategies Acquires Craford Benefit Consultants in California

Insurance Business Risk Strategies has acquired San Rafael, Calif.-based Craford Benefit Consultants. Craford is an employee consulting and benefits brokerage firm…

Is a Group Medical Stop-Loss Captive Right for You?

As a mid-size employer, choosing the right healthcare plan for your company can be a complicated decision that can affect…

Risk Strategies adds another benefits firm to its acquisition roster

Employee Benefit Adviser National insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, announced the acquisition of Craford Benefit Consulting, a…

Hiring help? Don’t forget this!

As our lives become increasingly busy we need to rely on others to help us achieve our goals. Hiring individuals…

Disability Insurance: Let’s Keep It in Our Front View; Not the Rearview Mirror

May is known in the employee benefits world as ‘Disability Insurance Awareness Month’ (‘DIAM’). Each May, The Council for Disability…

M&A Benefit Due Diligence: Look First or Pay Later

2018 was another hectic year for mergers and acquisitions, with a record high of 3,774 deals recorded, globally. Recent survey…

Risk Strategies Adds to Leading National Employee Benefits Practice with Acquisition of Arkin Youngentob Associates

Risk Strategies today announced the acquisition of Arkin Youngentob Associates, a full-service employee and executive benefits firm headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.…

Risk Strategies acquires employee benefits firm in fourth swoop this year

Corporate Risk and Insurance Arkin Youngentob, which was founded in 1981, has earned an industry reputation for its expertise in…

Risk Strategies Acquires Maryland’s Arkin Youngentob Associates

Insurance Journal In addition to employee benefits, Arkin Youngentob focuses on the design of executive benefits, including multi-life disability and…

New Legislation a Hiccup for the Gig Economy?

What do Uber drivers, hair dressers, Amazon delivery drivers and home healthcare workers all have in common? Most of them…

Risk Strategies Acquires Dallas-Based RiskPro Global Partners

Risk Strategies, a privately held, rapidly growing national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced the acquisition of RiskPro…

Dallas’ RiskPro Global Partners Acquired by Risk Strategies

Insurance Journal Risk Strategies, a privately held, national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired RiskPro Global Partners, a…

Risk Strategies picks up P&C employee benefits firm in Dallas

Insurance Business Magazine Founded in 2017 by Gary Griffith and Travis King, RiskPro Global Partners focuses on industries such as…

RiskPro Global Partners acquired by Risk Strategies

Dallas Innovates Dallas-based RiskPro Global Partners—a full-service property, casualty, and employee benefits firm—has been acquired by Risk Strategies, a Boston-based…

Are Courier Insurance Costs Rising?

Did we see this coming?   A hardening insurance market in the transportation sector continues to impact both insurance companies and…

How Cyber Threats Could Impact Your Courier Business

if you're a courier (or really any business) owner, this is an important question to ask, and even more important that…

3 Factors Used to Calculate Workers Compensation Premiums

As the owner of same day transportation operation, understanding your workers compensation policy can be challenging to say the least! While…

The Ethical and Economic Debate of Innovative Medicine

When news broke in November that a scientist in China had created the world’s first genetically engineered babies, the questions…

Have you been checking boxes at renewal or checking for appropriate coverage terms?

Don’t just check boxes – check for the right terms Benefit professionals and advisors are facing numerous challenges entering 2019. …

ALL Employers should have a Leave of Absence Policy

Employees taking a leave of absence (LOA) will very often find their employers lack a formal policy addressing continuation of…

Employee Benefit Considerations in M&A Deals Part 2

Despite building economic turbulence entering 2019, it looks to be another banner year for M&A deals due to ongoing, unprecedented…

Cost of Medical Innovation Stresses Insurers

Advances in medicine to treat once-incurable diseases offer new hope to millions of people around the world. But the high…