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Because the insurance industry is evolving, and rules and regulations change, we help you stay up-to-date by sending carrier, product, and other updates regularly via emails and e-newsletters, post updates in our online Newsroom, and post on social media. Check out the latest news below.

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What to Do with Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rebate Checks and Pandemic Rebates from Carriers

Many employers are beginning to receive Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) rebate checks from carriers for calendar year 2019, which are due by September 30, 2020. Some employers may also be receiving premium rebates because of COVID-19. Here's what you need to know.

Health Coverage Now Available for International Groups

Word & Brown brokers now have access to health coverage for businesses with a split workforce (with some employees in the U.S. and others elsewhere).

United Concordia Dental Added to Word & Brown Portfolio

United Concordia Dental has joined the General Agency portfolio.

Participation and Alongside Guidelines

Find out more about each carrier's participation and alongside guidelines.

Nevada Carrier Partner Updates

Here’s an overview of recent updates from our carrier partners. For details on any specific update, click on the related link.

California Carrier Partner Updates

Here’s an overview of recent updates from our carrier partners. For details on any specific update, click on the related link.

Now You Can Sell Medical and Ancillary from Nippon Life Benefits

Expanded Agreement Gives You Access to Broader 2021 Portfolio

Employee References and Health Insurance Compliance Considerations for 2021

Start your new year off with helpful tips and employee-facing resources to explain the continuing California individual mandate, ACA IRS reporting Forms 1095, and considerations employees should make before deciding to waive employer-sponsored coverage in 2021.