The Hummel Blog

Social Security is an important source of retirement income for millions of Americans, but how much...
How to avoid contractor fraud
​Home projects should end in positive results, but things can go very wrong if you hire a...
Did You Know? In late February 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) extended an...
Benefits Buzz March 2017
Did You Know? Becoming health care literate can be complicated.  Knowing your benefits and their...
Benefits Buzz February 2017
Did You Know? Hours after the new congress convened on Jan. 3, 2017, chairman of the Senate Budget...
Benefits Buzz January
Did You Know? President-elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated on Jan. 20, 2017.  In a video...
Water Damage
Do you have coverage? With the large amount of rain we have received and are expected to receive,...
Benefits Buzz December
Did You Know? In late October, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2016-55 (Rev. Proc. 16-55). Rev....
Benefits Buzz November
Did You Know? As part of the Disability Employment Initiative (DEI), the U.S. Department of Labor (...
Why Work with a Hummel Group Financial Advisor?
Did you know that many of the Financial Advisors at Hummel Group have obtained certifications or...
Benefits Buzz October
Did You Know? The Affordable Care Act (ACA) amended the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to require...
Benefits Buzz September
Did You Know? On July 14, 2016, Democrats in Congress proposed a bill that would affect the DOL's...
Benefits Buzz August
Did You Know? On June 22, 2016, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan released a new...
Entities required to pay reinsurance fees under the ACA generally must submit a contribution form...
Issuers that do not meet the applicable MLR (medical loss ratio) standard must pay rebates to...