A Word from Joe Priselac, P&A Group

P&A Group Honored with Fast Track Award

Joe Priselac (left) and Michael Rizzo (right) receive the 2017 Fast Track Award Michael Rizzo and Joe Priselac, President and CEO of P&A Group, were awarded the 2017 Fast Track Award last week by Business First.  The Fast Track award list ranks companies based on revenue growth over the last three years.  We are thrilled… Continue reading P&A Group Honored with Fast Track Award

A Word from Joe Priselac, Health Care Reform, Health Reimbursement Arrangements

PCORI Fees Due by July 31

  In 2010, the Affordable Care Act created a new entity known as PCORI, the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.  Part of the Institute's funding is through temporary fees imposed on group health plans, including Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) and Medical Expense Reimbursement Plans (MERPs).  These fees, which must be paid by the plan sponsor,… Continue reading PCORI Fees Due by July 31

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FSA Store Provides Online Shopping for Pre-Approved FSA Eligible Expenses

June, which is designated as national safety month, also marks the official start of summer and kicks off summer vacation for many people.  While you may not necessarily be thinking about your Flexible Spending Account (FSA) as you lay by the pool, there are seasonal products and services that you should be aware are FSA… Continue reading FSA Store Provides Online Shopping for Pre-Approved FSA Eligible Expenses

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Celebrate National Employee Benefits Day (NEBD)

Mark your calendars benefit professionals, for today is National Employee Benefits Day!  For many of us in the employee benefits field, every day may seem like NEBD, but today is set aside especially to “recognize trustees, administrators, benefit practitioners and professional advisors for their dedication to providing quality benefits and the important role they plan… Continue reading Celebrate National Employee Benefits Day (NEBD)

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Buffalo, the Queen City

  Recently we were asked to name one positive thing about running a business in Western New York- one question that was a part of a larger survey presented to local businesses here in Buffalo.  It didn’t take us long to come up with a sizable list of reasons why we like being here.  As… Continue reading Buffalo, the Queen City

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Happy Holidays and a Bright New Year

This time of year, holiday greetings and salutations are plentiful.  And, for good reason.  It’s the season for sending well wishes and joyous messages, for reflecting on the past year, and for looking ahead to what the New Year may bring. 2015 was a year of continual growth and change.  P&A celebrated being 40 years… Continue reading Happy Holidays and a Bright New Year

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Where It Began

This being my first blog post, I thought that I would start by telling you how we began doing benefits administration.  In 1986 I attended a conference in San Antonio, Texas where a speaker said the future of employee benefits was being transformed by changes to the tax code such as Section 125 and COBRA.  We were… Continue reading Where It Began