How to Start a Small Construction or General Contracting Business

The construction business is booming once more. In fact, the residential building construction industry was the number one fastest-growth industries for small businesses in recent years (source: Sageworks) thanks an increase in housing demand, lending activity and real estate values. In addition, six of the 10 fastest-growing industries among small businesses are tied to construction […]

The Hidden Costs of ‘Affordable’ Health Insurance Plans

The Affordable Care Act has expanded access to health care by providing affordable coverage to millions of Americans. But finding a policy that meets your health care needs and your budget requirements can be daunting. Now the good news: Shopping for health insurance has gotten easier. For starters, the state-based health insurance marketplaces and federal exchange created […]

Why Do You Need Health Insurance?

  With the Affordable Care Act mandating that most Americans purchase health insurance, some people – especially those who are young or healthy – are questioning why they need coverage at all. “Like auto insurance, health insurance is a service you pay for but hope you will never need. It’s there for the unpredictable, unexpected […]

12 Simple Ways to Save Money on Health Care

In the last few years, consumers have found themselves paying a higher percentage of their medical costs. The Affordable Care Act has given more Americans access to health insurance, but many of those plans come with high deductibles – which are also becoming more common in employer-provided plans. The average deductible for workers with employer-provided […]

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