Don’t Whack the Tobacco Differential Messenger!

Boss and Business game

It’s open enrollment season at Frenkel Benefits and, like clockwork, at least one of our client account managers calls me in to work closely with their client on implementing or updating a tobacco differential in their medical plan. It’s a somewhat tricky thing to do, so I’m happy to help. However, inevitably – when we… [Read More]

Online Enrollment – What are You Waiting For?


It is time to go paperless and hold employees responsible for their own benefits enrollment. They are adults aren’t they? It protects their personal information and ties into the new era of consumerism. HR and benefit professionals have long taken the blame for late ID cards, missing dependents and incorrect deductions, when it is often… [Read More]