Finance News & Insights

Jared Bilski

Before coming to PBP, Jared was an assistant editor at PGA Magazine, a leading trade publication for the golf industry. His business-to-business writing experience includes beats in marketing, human resources and finance. He graduated on the Dean’s List from Penn State University with a bachelor’s degree in English. He is also a frequent contributor to various political humor websites.
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Generation Z’s plan for a comfy retirement? Inherit the cash

Just how grim are the retirement prospects for the generation that’s now entering the workplace for the first time? So grim, that many believe the only way to secure a stable retirement is by inheriting it. [Read more…]

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New bill aims to get government involved in private workers’ retirement

CFOs take note: If this bill passes, Congress will become heavily involved with improving the retirement-savings programs for private sector workers. [Read more…]

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IRS’ new online tool to navigate the wave of ACA penalties

Now that employers have been notified of their potential ACA shared-responsibility penalties by the IRS, the agency is offering guidance on how they should respond. And employers will definitely want to take note of their options. [Read more…]

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Workers gone wild: 7 outrageous cases of employee fraud

For some rogue staffers, lifting office supplies or seeking reimbursement on a few minor “non-business related” charges is mere child’s play. [Read more…]

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Do you have to consider an employee on FMLA for a promotion? Court says …

While you don’t have to pay employees for the FMLA leave they take, you still have to be aware certain pay-related issues while they’re on leave. And as one company recently found out, not doing so can prove to be very, very costly. [Read more…]

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What will our jobs look like when automation takes over?

Is automation a slow leak or a tidal wave that will hit the modern job market? In this post, guest author Lauren Ruef, a research analyst for Nvoicepay, tackles that very pressing question that is on virtually every CFO’s mind.
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DOL’s to-do list includes some surprising news for Finance

When the DOL released its 2018 Spring Regulatory Agenda, it not only offered some insight on its progress in creating a new salary threshold for overtime eligibility, it also suggested it may alter the methods in which employees’ pay is calculated altogether. [Read more…]

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15 insane sacrifices employees will make for 10% raise

After years of meager pay raises that barely keep pace with inflation, it looks like employees would be willing to take some desperate steps to achieve a significant pay bump. [Read more…]

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Employee assistance programs: 3 ways to boost employees’ usage

Employee assistance programs (EAP) are some of the most prevalent benefits offered by employers. [Read more…]

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Will common health plan feature now put you at risk for a lawsuit?

Heads up: A recent lawsuit puts employers in a very tricky spot regarding health plan compliance. [Read more…]

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