Longfellow's Benefits Blog

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My First Paycheck
My First PaycheckBlog Post by Katie Morris, Plan Coordinator, Retirement PlansI remember it well, my first paycheck from a legitimate adult job that I had landed after college.  After what seemed like an eternity of scraping by on meager...
My 401(k) Account – “The Overflowing Cookie Jar”
Blog Post by John Buckley, Assistant Vice President, Retirement PlansWhile working in the retirement industry, I have always said that one of the best parts of my job is the fact that I get to see first-hand what everyone else does for a living...
What Can We Learn From the CVS Wellness Program?
   Blog Post submitted by Colleen Grady, Senior Consultant, Health & WelfareWellness in the HeadlinesCVS Caremark has made recent news for their new “Plan for Health” wellness program.  The new program charges...
Tying the Knot - One of Life's Greatest Lessons in How Proper Planning Pays Off!
Blog Post by Todd Sandstrom, Plan Design Specialist, Executive BenefitsLast week I was initiated into an age-old club. This is a club composed of saints, warriors, and heroes. This is the club of husbands-to-be. I’m absolutely thrilled about...
Progressive Era PPACA - Blog Post by Matt Krowchun
Matt Krowchun, Senior ConsultantThe desire for government guidance in providing healthcare is not a new concept in the United States. Seventy-five years before the Clinton Health Care Plan and ninety-two years before President Obama signed the...