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An Update on Tasktop-and the Future of Software Development

AN UPDATE ON TASKTOP-AND THE FUTURE OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

You can learn a lot from a quick breakfast meeting. I'm at a French bakery in Assembly Row in Somerville, MA, with executives from...

Can Congress agree on the Cadillac tax?

CAN CONGRESS AGREE ON THE CADILLAC TAX?

Cadillac taxi? Health care is too costly in the US. One reason is that health insurance premiums are fully tax deductible for employers....

 
 
 
Trump Administration Solution To High Deductibles Appears To Include Even Higher Deductibles

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION SOLUTION TO HIGH DEDUCTIBLES APPEARS TO INCLUDE EVEN HIGHER DEDUCTIBLES

President Donald Trump has frequently attacked the high deductibles and narrow doctor networks in the Affordable Care Act's insurance...

AETNA CEO: The Obamacare exchanges are in a 'death spiral'

AETNA CEO: THE OBAMACARE EXCHANGES ARE IN A 'DEATH SPIRAL'

Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini is not hopeful for the future of the individual health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care...

 
 
 
Obamacare Significantly Expanded Insurance For People With HIV

OBAMACARE SIGNIFICANTLY EXPANDED INSURANCE FOR PEOPLE WITH HIV

The first national analysis of the impact of the Affordable Care Act on people with HIV showed significant increases in health insurance...

Humana will dump individual health plans and Obamacare, focus on Medicare Advantage

HUMANA WILL DUMP INDIVIDUAL HEALTH PLANS AND OBAMACARE, FOCUS ON MEDICARE ADVANTAGE

Humana Inc. plans to withdraw from the individual health insurance business and will pull out of the health insurance exchanges established...

 
 
 
The pharma industry is worried about Trump's push for radical shift at the FDA

THE PHARMA INDUSTRY IS WORRIED ABOUT TRUMP'S PUSH FOR RADICAL SHIFT AT THE FDA

Thomson Reuters - U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to roll back government regulations at least 75 percent is causing anxiety for...

 
 
 
Lloyd's of London has banned staff from drinking alcohol during work hours

LLOYD'S OF LONDON HAS BANNED STAFF FROM DRINKING ALCOHOL DURING WORK HOURS

Staff at London's 328-year old insurance market, Lloyd's of London, have been banned from drinking between 9am and 5pm, according to...

One of America's largest health insurance companies is completely dumping Obamacare, Trump tweets law 'continues to fail'

ONE OF AMERICA'S LARGEST HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES IS COMPLETELY DUMPING OBAMACARE, TRUMP TWEETS LAW 'CONTINUES TO FAIL'

Humana is completely pulling out of the Affordable Care Act market. According to a press release on Tuesday , the company - which is...

 
 
 
Two major health insurance mergers collapse in one day

TWO MAJOR HEALTH INSURANCE MERGERS COLLAPSE IN ONE DAY

Aetna and Humana announced on Tuesday morning that they will not be pursuing a $34 billion merger. Hours later, Cigna sued Anthem to...

STOCKS HIT NEW HIGHS: Here's what you need to know

STOCKS HIT NEW HIGHS: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The major US equity indexes rose to all-time highs while bonds sold off after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen struck a hawkish tone...

 
 
 
Health Insurance Status Impacts Complication Rates After Surgery

HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS IMPACTS COMPLICATION RATES AFTER SURGERY

Shoulder replacements are recommended for patients suffering from various conditions, including shoulder arthritis, irreparable rotator...

Stop talking about ‘quality' healthcare if you don't deliver it

STOP TALKING ABOUT ‘QUALITY' HEALTHCARE IF YOU DON'T DELIVER IT

Having insurance only means that someone else will pick up part of the tab, not that the care would be of high quality. And the U.S....

 
 
 
Drivers see higher premiums after not-at-fault crashes

DRIVERS SEE HIGHER PREMIUMS AFTER NOT-AT-FAULT CRASHES

WASHINGTON - Most drivers don't expect to be hit with a rate hike on their auto insurance after a car accident that wasn't their fault....

Does Your Dog Have Floppy Ears? Skipping This Weekly Task Could Mean Extra Trips To The Vet

DOES YOUR DOG HAVE FLOPPY EARS? SKIPPING THIS WEEKLY TASK COULD MEAN EXTRA TRIPS TO THE VET

According to Nationwide Pet Insurance , ear infections were the top reason people visited a veterinarian in 2016 . This painful condition...

 
 
 
20+ Dog Breeds That Are Predisposed To Ear Infections

20+ DOG BREEDS THAT ARE PREDISPOSED TO EAR INFECTIONS

According to claims submitted to Trupanion Pet Insurance , the average cost to treat a canine ear infection is $193.61 and is second...

If you're planning to buy a house this year, here's how the Trump administration could affect you

IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO BUY A HOUSE THIS YEAR, HERE'S HOW THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION COULD AFFECT YOU

Pool/Getty Images Within hours of being inaugurated on January 20, President Donald Trump issued an order that, despite gaining little...

 
 
 
7 most promising finance jobs of 2017

7 MOST PROMISING FINANCE JOBS OF 2017

When it comes to careers, "finance" is a sweeping term. So before you hit Wall Street, you'll need to figure out which role is right...

Allstate's Yager elected IIHS chairman

ALLSTATE'S YAGER ELECTED IIHS CHAIRMAN

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is pleased to announce the election of Floyd M. Yager as the new chairman of its Board of...