Informed Employers are Switching to Defined Contribution Health Plans

Written by: PeopleKeep Team
Oct 6, 2010 11:07:00 PM

Free Webinar to Educate Employers on the Savings Available Now from the 2010 Health Insurance Reform Bill

Zane Benefits, Inc. ( continues its free webinar series focused ondefinedcontributionheatlhcarereform resized 600 educating insurance brokers and employers on new solutions that will reduce costs amid the impact of health care reform. The next webinar, "Why Informed Employers are Switching from Group Health Insurance Coverage to Employer-Funded Individual Policies", will be presented by Professor Paul Zane Pilzer, a leading expert in defined contribution health benefits, on November 2nd, 2010 at 1:00 pm EDT.

Pilzer is a world-renowned economist, the author of nine best-selling books and founder of the two leading suppliers of personalized health benefits. According to Pilzer, “The mass cancellation of employer-sponsored group policies may be an ‘unintended consequence’ of Health Care Reform. Or, it may have been an ‘intended consequence’. Regardless of your political point of view, health care reform is now the law and will cause employers, small and large, to drop their group employer-sponsored health insurance plan.”

The webinar is free for employers and their insurance agents. Participating insurance agents must complete the affiliate application at As part of Zane Benefits’ on-going mission to provide insurance agents with free education, the no cost affiliation gives agents immediate access to weekly webinars, discounted Continuing Education courses, custom marketing brochures and other tools.

During the webinar on November 2nd, 2010, Professor Pilzer will discuss the new tax breaks for individual health insurance including how new guaranteed-issue health insurance works for employees. He will also explain why most employers will drop group health insurance coverage in 2014, and how employers can take advantage of the imminent changes in the market.

Praise from thousands of past webinar attendees include: 
“Most valuable information I've heard in years” 
“Paul’s perspectives are well thought out and succinctly delivered” 
“I thought it was excellent, very informative, and it has actually fired me up for future opportunities.” 
“When is the next webinar?”

Employers and insurance agents can register now by visiting

About Zane Benefits 
Zane Benefits, Inc. ( is a leading provider of Defined Contribution Health Plans to U.S. employers and their employees. With Zane's online platform, employers open and manage their defined contribution plan completely online and manage reimbursements via their existing payroll system. Zane Benefits does not sell health insurance. Its products and services are distributed in all 50 states by independent licensed agents and other distributors of health insurance who receive direct online and telephone access to help employees choose the best insurance policy.

Visit for more information.

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