Employee Benefits

Built on a belief that we are stronger together, we tap into our national community of problem solvers to deliver local, optimized benefits solutions to help grow and protect your business. 

Solutions Tailored to Your Organization

At Alera Group, our network of local offices is powered by a unique model of collaboration. As a client, you have the peace of mind that comes from working with a trusted local partner, backed by national expertise and resources to address your most complex challenges. Working together, we collaborate for your success.

Optimized Solutions

Customized to help grow and protect your business.

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Personal Partnerships

Service and advocacy by people you know and trust.

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National Collaboration

Access to deep expertise and resources to solve your complex challenges.

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Optimized solutions

National collaboration

Personal partnerships

Solutions for all Stages of Business

From identifying and securing the right benefits at an optimal price to helping you streamline benefits administration and manage complex benefits challenges, your local Alera Group partner is there for you every step of the way.

Small Business

Suite of solutions tailored to the needs of small business owners.

Small Business

Middle Market

Suite of solutions tailored to the needs of business owners.

Middle Market

Large/Complex

Dedicated team of experts focused on developing leading-edge solutions and strategies to address complex and emerging risks.

Large/Complex businesses

2023 Employee Benefits Market Outlook

Our EB Market Outlook includes information your organization needs to tackle pressing issues of the day.

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2023 Healthcare and Employee Benefits Benchmarking Report

The results of our fourth annual survey can help you create a competitive employee benefits program.

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Events and Webinars

Employee Benefits

2024 Employee Benefits Symposium

Join us (in person) as we bring together top experts covering key healthcare trends, population health management, pharmacy and more. Enjoy a great breakfast while you gain valuable takeaways for your organization.

April 16, 2024 at 08:30 am CT | Glenview IL

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2024 Employee Benefits Symposium

Employee Benefits

Finding, Using and Transitioning Out of a PEO

Your company is small, and limited resources make it difficult to manage a robust benefits program. Time to explore outside support from a professional employer organization (PEO). But where to begin?

April 18, 2024 at 01:00 pm CT | Virtual

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Supporting Women’s Health Month: Trending Employee Benefits

In this session, we’ll talk about how employers are helping female employees and dependents be their best through every phase of life: From fertility, maternal care and parenting to peri/menopause, caregiving and mental health. 

May 16, 2024 at 01:00 pm CT | Virtual

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Featured Insights

Employee Benefits

Webinar: The Ins and Outs of PEOs

Providing employees with a robust benefits program is vital to attracting and retaining staff while growing an organization, but many small and medium-sized businesses lack the resources and time necessary to manage such a program. Professional employer organizations (PEOs) offer a solution. Alera Group's April 15 webinar, "Finding, Using and Transitioning Out of a PEO" will address the basics and help you strategize.

April 4, 2024

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Show Why Your Voluntary Benefit Offerings Make You an Employer of Choice

If you’re a business owner or benefits manager seeking to optimize your employee benefits offerings, you won’t want to miss Alera Group’s March 21 Engage webinar, "How Voluntary Benefits Inspire Employee Loyalty." During the one-hour session, our panel of Alera Group experts will discuss how voluntary benefits serve employers as well as employees, enabling employers to show they recognize the varied needs of their workforce by providing supplementary offerings in a cost-effective manner.

March 5, 2024

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Webinar: Weight-Loss Drugs and Group Health Plans | Alera Group

Rising pharmacy costs are among the chief drivers of healthcare expenses for employers and employees, thanks largely to a surge in use of drugs you’ve seen advertised in those ubiquitous commercials. Given the cost of such drugs and their mixed record of success, employers and employees should exercise caution.

February 6, 2024

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Employers, Employees and Job-Flexibility Tradeoffs

Faced with one of contemporary business’s most prominent dilemmas – allow work from home or insist on return to work? – employers and employees alike must come to terms with an axiom: Life is a series of tradeoffs. Join us on Thursday, January 18, for "The Value of Flexible Work: Alera Group’s Tradeoff Study."

January 11, 2024

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