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News & Education for MPAY

Convergence Insurance & Advisory Partners with MPAY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HUNTERSVILLE, NC (June 19, 2017) – MPAY, Inc. and Convergence Insurance & Advisory Services have joined together to provide comprehensive employer solutions that help promote the long-term success of our mutual clients. This collaboration enables MPAY to widen the reach of its SaaS (software-as-a-service) payroll and human resources offering to employers through their…

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ACA Questions Answered for Small Businesses

Studies have shown that small employers are the least likely to understand the ACA and their coverage options. Below are the top 10 questions and answers small employers have regarding the Affordable Care Act. What is the classification of a “small employer”? The Affordable Care Act classifies a small employer as those organizations with less…

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Clean Water: Taken for Granted?

I woke this morning and like most, I used the restroom, took a shower, and brushed my teeth as the start of my day. And like every day, I did it without acknowledging the importance of that clean water to my sheer existence. I’m guessing this scenario sounds familiar to you. But what if it was…

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Free Marketing? “Like” It!

LIKE…It’s amazing how our perception of this word has changed since Bret Taylor, CEO and co-founder of Quip, built the ‘Like’ button at Friendfeed, the social network he built after leaving Google. If you’re thinking to yourself, “I thought it was created by Facebook”, don’t worry, you’re not alone.  Facebook acquired Friendfeed in 2009 for roughly…

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National Payroll Week: Celebrating Payroll [Infographic]

Did you know payroll errors can account for 1.2% of an employer’s total payroll (Nucleus Research)? For a small business, it can mean thousands of dollars. This week marks the 18th annual National Payroll Week. The goal of this week is to celebrate those who process payroll and help American workers better understand their paychecks. Payroll is a complex task…

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Property & Casualty Insurance: Is Your Business At Risk?

FACT: Over 40% of businesses that experience a serious loss never reopen their doors. Many business owners understand the need for Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance, but not all realize how close it can hit to home. The two functions of P&C insurance are to (1) prevent losses and (2) help recover from losses. Whether you are…

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How to Avoid Tax Notices

It has been said that “People who complain about taxes can be divided into two classes: men and women” (IRS). The majority of these complaints stem from misunderstanding taxes. Today, businesses have seen an increase in tax notices due to incorrect data reports and tax agency staff changes. It is vital to have the appropriate tax…

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Start Reviewing Your 401(k) Plan for 2015

It’s that time of year again when employers should be reviewing service providers and benefit plans for the New Year. One that should not be overlooked is your 401(k) plan. Employers that offer a 401(k) plan have a fiduciary responsibility to ensure their company-sponsored plans have reasonable fees and expenses. With that said, here are…

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5 Necessary HR Changes for a Newly-Married Employee

Spring and fall are the two most popular times for couples to get married. This big life event not only takes time away from work, but also requires certain internal changes to be processed. Below are a few of the most common updates that every organization’s Human Resource department will need to adjust: Name and…

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How to Avoid Hiring Bad Employees [infographic]

Have you ever considered whether an employee seems too good to be true? Over half of all job applications contain false information. How is an employer supposed to know about these discrepancies when they have what they think is a great match for the position and their company? Take this scenario for example: You’re a small retail…

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