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MDA Insurance BCBS Department Receives New Business Awards

Congratulations to Tina Voss, MDA Insurance BCBS manager, and the rest of her team, as they recently received two new business awards from Gadeleto Ramsby and Associates.  The MDA Insurance BCBS department was number one in new business production in the BCBS I.C. Blue program for 2010.  The department was also recognized with an honorable mention award for new business - small… Continue reading

Stafford Announces Retirement from MDA Insurance

Long time MDA Insurance director of life and health operations, Ed Stafford, announced his retirement in December. His last day in the office will be Feb. 25. "All good things must come to an end and now is my time to say goodbye," said Stafford. "I’m starting a new phase of my life, but I’d… Continue reading

Time to Review Your Workers' Comp Coverage!

Many workers’ comp insurance policies will renew on January 1, 2011.  If this is true of your policy, you may want to consider joining the MDA group workers’ comp program through Michigan Millers.  On January 1, 2011, base rates in the program will decrease between three and eight percent!  Why not start the New Year with a little… Continue reading

Important Notice! BCS Life Rate Update

The BCS Life individual medical program rates for 2011 are still being developed. The release of 2011 rate information is expected by the third week in November. We will publish the new rate information on the website as soon as it is received. In the meantime, please feel free to contact MDA Insurance by calling (800) 860-2272.  Thank you.

Supreme Court Ruling May Affect Auto Rates

On August 1, 2010, the Michigan Supreme Court overturned the six-year-old Kreiner vs. Fisher decision by a 4-3 vote. Kreiner, as you may recall from the June, 2010, issue of Insurance & Services Checkup, placed strict limitations on non-economic (pain and suffering) damages for people injured in automobile accidents.  Michigan’s no-fault law provides unlimited, lifetime medical… Continue reading

Use of Credit Scoring to Continue

On July 8, in a highly anticipated ruling, the Michigan Supreme Court decided that carriers in the state may continue to use credit scores to partially determine an individual’s auto and homeowner’s insurance premium. The practice has been used in Michigan since the late 1990s, but became a dispute in 2005 when the Insurance Commissioner attempted… Continue reading

Term Life and Disability Insurance

Here’s a chance for you to receive term life and/or disability insurance regardless of medical history. Now through May 31, 2009, MDA Insurance is offering up to $10,000 in term life insurance and/or $1,500 per month disability insurance. Click on the links below for more information and to download applications. Or call (800) 860-2272 and… Continue reading

Along with Health Savings Accounts…

MDA Insurance also has Health Reimbursement Arrangements or HRAs. This employee benefit tool allows the employee to supplement many less-expensive, higher-deductible group PPO plans with business dollars that the employer controls. If you have any questions, please call MDA Insurance at (800) 860-2272.