United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

United Benefit Advisors Announce  New Headquarters in Downtown Chicago

Posted by: Bill Olson    April 16, 2018 at 2:01 PM

Chicago, IL.— April 16 2018—UBA is proud to announce our beautiful new global headquarters and office, now located in the Chicago Loop’s historic Civic Opera House building on upper Wacker Drive. Here we are at home as a thriving business in the heart of the growing and in-demand Chicago metropolitan business district.

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Topics: UBA, UBA Partnership, Press Release, UBA staff, UBA news

United Benefit Advisors Is Pleased to Announce S.S. Nesbitt as its Newest Partner Firm

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 10, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Multi-Location Agency Joins UBA’s Global Network of Independent
Employee Benefits Advisory Firms

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, welcomes S.S. Nesbitt as the latest addition to its growing list of Partner Firms. S.S. Nesbitt is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, and has seven other locations throughout the Southeast, from Orlando to Huntsville and in between.

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Topics: UBA, UBA Partner Firms, Les McPhearson, S.S. Nesbitt, Matt Carrington, Core360, Confidence in Tomorrow

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes New Partner Firm Snellings Walters Insurance

Posted by: Bill Olson    December 29, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Value-Driven Agency Joins Global Network of Independent Employee Benefits Advisory Firms

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Topics: UBA, UBA Partnership, New Partner Firm, Snellings Walters Insurance

Winter-Dent & Company, One of the Largest Regional Agencies in Missouri, Is UBA’s Latest Partner Firm Addition

Posted by: Bill Olson    November 24, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Long-Standing Agency Joins Global Network of Independent Employee Benefits Advisory Firms

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, is pleased to welcome Winter-Dent & Company as its newest Partner Firm. Based in Jefferson City, Missouri, their core philosophy is to strive from day one to become a client's most trusted advisor regardless of whether that client is a business, a family, or an individual.  With its origins dating back to 1912, Winter-Dent & Company has specialized service divisions in insurance and risk, bonds, employee benefits, and financial services. While one of the largest regional agencies, their core philosophy of “serving the client first” and “never forgetting their roots” distinguishes them in their service areas and in the industry as a whole.

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Topics: UBA Partner Firm, UBA, Winter-Dent & Company

Employee Out-of-Pocket Health Plan Costs Skyrocketing, Deductibles Doubled in Five Years, Finds United Benefit Advisors (UBA)

Posted by: Bill Olson    November 4, 2015 at 9:48 AM

Results Released Today from 2015 UBA Health Plan Survey Reveal Continuing Trend of Shifting Costs to Employees, Especially Families

Employees saw modest health plan rate increases in 2015, but out-of-pocket costs continue to skyrocket, according to the 2015 UBA Health Plan Survey, the nation’s most comprehensive benchmarking survey of employer-sponsored health plans.

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Topics: health plan survey, UBA, out-of-pocket