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For Immediate Release
Health Benefits Firm Chooses Newport for National Headquarters
NEWPORT, R.I. – July 10, 2012 – Retiree Benefit Solutions©, a health benefits advisory firm, has relocated from South Kingstown, R.I., to Newport and, along with the move, has changed its name to KTP Advisors™. Continue reading
The recent landmark 5-4 decision by the Supreme Court to uphold the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) has caused a flurry of response from various media outlets. It’s been interesting to follow the myriad of opinions – the good, the bad, and the ugly. Many were shocked to see the individual mandate, a law that will extend healthcare coverage to more than 30 million uninsured, be ruled constitutional, claiming that it meddled too aggressively in state affairs and the lives of private citizens. One thing became certain though much to the dismay of 26 states who opposed the law, beginning in 2014 most Americans will now be required to obtain health insurance or pay a penalty. Employers must also offer full-time employees and their dependents affordable coverage with a minimum value or be subject to the same fate.