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United Benefit Advisors Announces Another New Partner Firm – Fredriksen Health Insurance

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 23, 2016 at 12:00 PM

UBA's Global Network of Independent Employee Benefits Advisory Firms Looks Forward to this Long-Standing Agency

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, welcomes Fredriksen Health Insurance as the latest addition to its Partner Firms. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, Fredriksen Health Insurance is a locally owned, family business that has been servicing that state for more than 35 years.

“We are thrilled to become a Partner of United Benefit Advisors,” says Eric Fredriksen, Partner at Fredriksen Health Insurance. “Through this partnership, Fredriksen Health Insurance will continue to provide the fantastic service only a local brokerage can offer that is now coupled with the horsepower of a national employee benefit corporation. The Idaho market is ready for a local brokerage to provide this level service and expertise.”

Known as a leader in the health insurance marketplace in Idaho, Fredriksen Health Insurance specializes in employee benefit plans, individual health and life insurance, and Medicare supplements. Their employees also have a high level of expertise in financial management and accounting and they are very active in the community via nonprofit board service and civic organizations.

“As the only UBA Partner Firm in Idaho, I’m especially pleased to know that their clients are being served locally, yet with the support of a national benefit advisor presence,” says UBA CEO Les McPhearson. “I’m also pleased that the input of Partners from Fredriksen Health Insurance will provide a unique perspective from that state.”

As the newest Partner Firm of UBA, Fredriksen Health Insurance joins a network of employee benefits advisory firms that serve employers of all sizes across the United States, Canada, and Europe. As a combined group, UBA’s annual employee benefit revenues rank it among the top five employee benefit advisory organizations in the U.S.

About Fredriksen Health Insurance
At Fredriksen Health Insurance, we think of ourselves as more than an employee benefits broker. We are an ideas and solutions company locally owned and operated for over 35 years. We seek to be the leader in helping our clients, large and small, implement and execute targeted and effective human resource solutions. So a partnership with Fredriksen Health Insurance isn't about buying health insurance. It’s about building a relationship with a knowledgeable, trusted, committed source; adding value to your business; and actively contributing to your success in the marketplace. Whether you are looking for an employee benefit plan on a tight budget or would like to implement a rigorous HR package, we will ensure you succeeded on time and on budget. For more information, visit www.fredhealthins.com.

About United Benefit Advisors®
United Benefit Advisors® (UBA) is the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization with more than 200 offices throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Our goal is to provide an environment that empowers our more than 2,200 Partners to both maintain their individuality and to pool their expertise, insight, and market presence to provide best-in-class services and solutions that positively impact employers and make a real difference in the lives of their employees and families. An important product of that collaboration is the UBA Health Plan Survey – the nation’s most comprehensive employee benefits benchmarking survey. At UBA, we believe in service and genuine sharing through mutual trust. Our culture is one of honesty, transparency, and making others better. It is defined by the values of integrity, collaboration, care for others, innovation, and operational excellence. Employers, advisors and industry-related organizations interested in obtaining powerful results from the shared wisdom of our Partners should visit UBA online at www.UBAbenefits.com.

Topics: UBA Partner Firms, Les McPhearson, Eric Fredriksen, independent employee benefits advisors, Fredriksen Health Insurance