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  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday to weaken the Obamacare law and make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans, but the action faces possible legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by the failure of Senate Republicans to pass legislation to dismantle Democratic former President Barack...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday to weaken the Obamacare law and make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans, but the action faces possible legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by the failure of Senate Republicans to pass legislation to dismantle Democratic former President Barack...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Thursday to make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent Obamacare rules, the White House said, but the action faces possible legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by the failure of Senate Republicans to pass legislation to dismantle Democratic...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- President Donald Trump was expected to sign an executive order on Thursday that would make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent rules put in place by Obamacare, though such an order could face legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by the failure of Senate Republicans to roll back former President...

  • Company employee benefits

    Be sure to review your employee-benefit options, especially in these four areas: retirement saving, health, life- and disability insurance.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- President Donald Trump was expected to sign an executive order on Thursday that would make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent rules put in place by Obamacare, though such an order could face legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by the failure of Senate Republicans to roll back former President...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 10- President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he likely will sign an order this week that is expected to allow Americans to buy stripped-down health insurance policies, a step some experts say would further undermine the Obamacare law that Trump opposes. Unable to win passage of legislation to dismantle the 2010 law in a Congress led by his own party,...

  • GE has eliminated corporate cars for senior execs as part of cost-cutting measures

    The move follows the elimination of GE's private jet fleet in September. Restructuring is also hitting headquarters.

  • Why employer-provided life insurance can backfire

    An employer-sponsored policy can leave you under protected. Here's what you need to know.

  • Activehours CEO: Our business model is letting our users support us voluntarily

    Ram Palaniappan, Activehours founder & CEO, discusses his smartphone app that allows hourly workers to access their wages right on their phones — even before they're officially paid.

  • Craig Handley does the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' with his staff.

    Craig Handley keeps a full-time "dream coach" on staff to help his workers identify their personal goals and reach them.

  • Commuters leave the Wall Street subway station near the New York Stock Exchange.

    As debt repayment plans gain steam, Fidelity starts a program to let employers make after-tax contributions towards workers' loans.

  • WILMINGTON, Del., Sept 13- Retired members of the Teamsters union in New York will have their benefits cut by around 30 percent starting in October after the 34,000 participants in the pension approved a plan aimed at extending the life of the cash-strapped fund. Monthly pensions for retired teamsters from nine New York local unions who have 30 years' service will...

  • LONDON, Sept 7- British Airways proposed the closure of a major pension scheme on Thursday, angering trade unions representing some workers who have already been on strike this year in a continuing dispute over pay. British Airways, owned by International Consolidated Airlines Group, said it had to address "the significant and growing funding deficit faced by...

  • Google CEO Sundar Pichai cut his vacation short to address the flap over fired engineer

    Fired Google engineer created a public relations firestorm just as CEO Sundar Pichai was about to start a family vacation.

  • Employees' needs are changing and businesses must change as well in order to attract the best talent. Offices must combine work and leisure.

  • The problem with too-low 401(k) contribution rates

    While more of us are saving, automated "default" rates are woefully low.

  • NEW YORK, July 28- With Republican efforts to dismantle Obamacare in disarray, hundreds of U.S. counties are at risk of losing access to private health coverage in 2018 as insurers consider pulling out of those markets in the coming months. Anthem Inc, Cigna Corp, Health Care Service Corp and Molina Healthcare, four of the biggest health insurers selling Obamacare...

  • NEW YORK, July 28- With Republican efforts to dismantle Obamacare in disarray, hundreds of U.S. counties are at risk of losing access to private health coverage in 2018 as insurers consider pulling out of those markets in the coming months. Anthem Inc, Cigna Corp, Health Care Service Corp and Molina Healthcare, four of the biggest health insurers selling Obamacare...

  • NEW YORK, July 28- With Republican efforts to dismantle Obamacare in disarray, hundreds of U.S. counties are at risk of losing access to private health coverage in 2018 as insurers consider pulling out of those markets in the coming months. So far, 40 U.S. counties are expected to have no insurer offering individual coverage next year, but that number could rise by...