Word & Brown offers a broad range of information for brokers in our podcast series. You can find links to our recordings below, or on iTunes, SoundCloud, and TuneIn — the streaming service used by Amazon’s Alexa to play podcasts.

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Episode 3 - ERISA Wraps

Posted on February 20, 2020

Learn about the most-common method employers use to create, maintain, and distribute all ERISA plan information to employees: an ERISA wrap.

Episode 2 - ERISA Summary Plan Descriptions

Posted on August 02, 2019

ERISA Summary Plan Descriptions (SPDs) - Learn the intent and the requirements of the ERISA Summary Plan Description: An abridged version of the ERISA plan document, written in a language employees can understand, that must be proactively given to all participants (employees) for all elected health plans under ERISA law.

Episode 1 - ERISA Plan Documents

Posted on August 02, 2019

ERISA Plan Documents – Learn about the basics of the ERISA plan document: One of the most essential employer notification requirements, applicable to nearly every employer of any size sponsoring an employee benefit plan (or plans) with a health component.