Uncategorized

Medicare Part D Notices due soon

This is your yearly reminder that employers are responsible for notifying their Medicare-eligible group plan members whether their coverage is creditable or non-creditable. The process is simple. Employers will first need to determine if any of their employees are currently Medicare-eligible or Medicare-enrolled or will become Medicare-eligible/enrolled during 2022. If they have no employees within […]

Uncategorized

COBRA and the American Rescue Plan

The $1.9 trillion relief bill, known as the American Rescue Plan, has been signed into law by President Joe Biden. Highlights of the bill include extended unemployment benefits, direct checks to individuals and more. While some of the bill was changed during its time with Congress, it’s largely similar to the initial version passed by […]

Uncategorized

Live Well, Work Well

Warm weather is upon. As we all navigate our way through the COVID-19 situation, mosquitoes and more, it’s important that we take time to enjoy the beautiful Maine summer. Our June 2020 issue of Live Well, Work Well provides some grilling tips as you fire it back up for summer BBQ’s. Live Well, Work Well […]

Uncategorized

A gift to County graduates

Presque Isle— 05/12/2020 — Barresi Financial Inc, a financial services company in Presque Isle, announced today that they will be donating a book to all Aroostook County High School Seniors as a graduation present. “We wanted to do something for this senior class that is missing out on so many of the traditional final high […]