Archive for January 22nd, 2014

Captives In Texas

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

At long last, companies with a significant presence in Texas can form a captive insurance company in Texas. This will enable Texas to compete with other popular domiciles such as Bermuda, Cayman, and Vermont, and it will enable firms to avoid the expense of operating an offshore insurer.

http://www.frwcos.com/captives_in_texas.pdf

Revolution In Health Care Price Transparency May Be Here

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Growing pressure by policymakers, employers, consumers and the media to publicly reveal the prices charged by healthcare providers and reimbursed by payers is forcing providers and payers to reconsider their longstanding opposition to price transparency.

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The Next Wave

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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Employers are already starting to get the same cancellation letters that went to millions of people in the individual market late last year. The Washington Post reports that the big surge should take place in October, but it will happen all through the year as employer plans come up for renewal.
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