The Hummel Blog

Benefits Buzz September 2017
Did You Know? On July 28, 2017, the Department of Treasury announced that it will be shutting down...
Know Your Benefits: Life Insurance
Life Insurance isn't a fun thing to think about, an it may seem like an unnecessary expense.  But...
Benefits Buzz August 2017
Did You Know? The Department of Labor (DOL) has officially dropped its support of the new overtime...
shopping for a car
​What "options" are you legally required to buy? Confused about what is and isn't required when...
snapchat snap map safety
What is Snap Map? Introduced in a June 2017 update, Snap Map allows users to share their exact...
Benefits Buzz July 2017
Did You Know? On May 5, 2017, the IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2017-36 to index the contribution...
Umbrella Insurance
Who needs a Personal Umbrella? You do not need to be wealthy to be sued for millions.  Juries...
Rental Car Damage Waiver
Although most collision damage waiver (CDW) or loss damage waiver (LDW) fees are considered...
Firework Safety
Fireworks are a staple of many Fourth of July and other celebrations, but remember to take...
Wedding Insurance
Congratulations, you're getting married!  While you're looking forward to the big day, chances are...
Benefits Buzz June 2017
Did You Know? Generally, wellness incentives are subject to the same federal tax rules as any other...
Student Loan Debt
It's no secret that today's college graduates face record amounts of debt.  Approximately 68% of...
Bullying
What is Bullying? Bullying is a serious problem that can happen in any school or other environment...
Swimming Safety
Drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury-related death in the United States.  ...
Transitioning from High School to College
Though you won't be able to ride along in your child's suitcase, there are ways you can help him or...