Monthly Archives: July 2018

New SCA Fringe Rates for 2018/2019 Issued

The Wage and Hour Division has released the new fringe rates for 2018/2019. The Wage and Hour Division’s All Agency Memorandum 227 sets the Service Contract Act (SCA) Health and Welfare Fringe Benefit rate for $4.48 per hour, an increase … Continue reading

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DOL Finalizes Rule to Expand Association Health Plans

On June 19, the Department of Labor (DOL) released a final rule that makes it easier for small employers to join together to purchase health insurance. By forming these benefit arrangements, called Association Health Plans or AHPs, small employers can … Continue reading

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The Difference Between a 401(k) and a 401(a) (And Why It Matters)

I’m sure you’ve heard of a 401(k) as the type of retirement plan most commonly utilized by businesses and employers but what do you know about a 401(a)? Read on to learn more about the difference between a 401(k) and … Continue reading

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