Phased Retirement

The scope of retirement is changing for the working world. More and more companies are starting to incorporate “phased retirement” policies in order to make the transition more comfortable for the retiree while retaining skilled and experienced employees. Phased retirement allows full-time employees to move to part-time schedules while beginning to draw retirement benefits. Baby Boomers are living longer, enjoying …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

US DOL Again Awarding Grants to States to Reduce Worker Misclassification.

  The Department of Labor has for the second year in a row awarded grants to states to attack worker misclassification. This year, ten million dollars ($10,000,000.00) has been awarded to 23 states. The Department states that these grants are to be used to “increase the ability of state unemployment insurance tax programs to identify instances where employers improperly classify …

Written By: Jake Stratton