Whitney Floyd Joins Alera Group as Vice President of Sales, Northeast

April 29, 2021
Alera Group, a top independent, national insurance and wealth management firm, has appointed Whitney Floyd as Vice President of Sales, Northeast. Reporting to Vice President of Sales Development, Jim Wochele, Floyd will lead all sales initiatives in the Northeast region working directly with twelve... Find out more »

Alera Group Acquires Duryea Agency

April 27, 2021
Alera Group, a leading financial services and risk management company, today announced the acquisition of Duryea Agency, an insurance agency providing personal insurance and business insurance for clients across New Jersey and beyond. “Alera Group combines local service with national scope,... Find out more »

Mini COBRA Quick Facts

April 23, 2021
As part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), employers now have some work to do as it pertains to COBRA and the new subsidies under the ARPA. ARPA created a COBRA subsidy from April 1 of 2021 to September 30 of 2021, paid by the employer or carrier, for 100% of the COBRA premium for... Find out more »

DOL Releases Model Notices and Other Resources Related to COBRA Premium Assistance

April 8, 2021
On April 7, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released a link to its webpage dedicated to the COBRA premium assistance authorized under the American Rescue Plan Act, 2021 (ARPA), the third COVID-19 stimulus bill.  The webpage includes model notices, frequently asked questions, and related... Find out more »