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Christmas Tree Fire Prevention

It’s that time of year when people all over the country begin getting ready for the holidays by putting up their Christmas decorations.  Perhaps the most ubiquitous decorations of all is the tree. Selecting and decorating the Christmas tree is a festive tradition most people can relate too, but did you know that this seemingly…
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Concealed Carry Insurance Coverage

According to the United States Government Accountability Board there are over 8 million active concealed carry permits across the country. Since January 2014, all 50 states have passed laws permitting concealed carry. However, each state has unique laws and requirements for obtaining these permits so it’s important to educate yourself on the regulations pertinent to…
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2015 OSHA Seminar Recap and Takeaways

Diversified Insurance Solutions completed their 2015 education series on Wednesday, October 28th with the program OSHA Updates for 2015. The event, which took place at the Brookfield Suites and Convention Center, featured Jim Lutz from the Milwaukee Area OSHA Office. Jim covered OSHA’s updates and initiatives for 2015. He also discussed some of the proposed…
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Understanding Peanut Allergies

With Halloween right around the corner, one truly scary aspect of the holiday that people often overlook is the dangers of peanut allergies. Peanut allergies cause the most food-related deaths. Consider the following facts: More than 3 million people in the United States are allergic to peanuts, tree nuts or both 80% of people with…
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Diversified Completes Duffel Bag Drive

Diversified Insurance Solutions recently completed a successful drive where associates donated duffel bags to help SaintA. SaintA is a multi-service, non-profit agency that provides foster care, family services and other community-based outreach programs to children and families from Southeastern Wisconsin. The duffel bags are needed so children placed in foster care can easily bring their…
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Diversified’s 2015 Employee Benefit Compliance Update Recap

The fourth event in Diversified’s 2015 Education, 2015 Employee Benefit Compliance Update, was a resounding success. The event took place at the Marcus Majestic Cinema in Waukesha on Thursday, August 27, 2015. The keynote speaker, Bob Radecki, Principal of Benefit Comply, LLC. Bob is an expert on compliance rules and regulations related to employee benefit…
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Diversified’s Spark Grant Program Continues

Diversified is excited to share the third SPARK Grant of 2015 was awarded to Meta House of Milwaukee. Meta House is a holistic treatment facility offering a family-centered, gender responsive substance abuse treatment for women and their families. Last year, the organization served 534 women and 245 children. As part of its program, Meta House hosts…
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Supreme Court Decision on ACA Subsidies

On Thursday, June 25 the United States Supreme Court ruled to uphold insurance premium subsidies under the Affordable Care Act by a 6-3 decision in King v. Burwell. If the court ruled to remove the subsidies it could have had serious implications to those receiving them and posed challenges to the Affordable Care Act as…
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