Rethinking Portable Group Life Benefits

Ghilardi, John; Muncil, Carol
March 2008
Best's Review;Mar2008, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p82
Trade Publication
The article focuses on some common practices and product designs of portable benefits. It is stated that portability is an important benefit in a marketplace featuring more voluntary products. Portability has long been a popular feature of employer sponsored, employee-pay-all group insurance products because it allows insureds to continue their coverage. Ported benefits continue to be insured under a group policy, either through a multiple employer trust or under the current group policy.


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