Community-owned Health Plans—A Better Way Forward

Brad Forney, President

Rising healthcare premiums are killing businesses. In this video, President Brad Forney shares how BCF Group’s bold new approach is actually saving businesses millions.

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Your Restaurant NEEDS Cyber Coverage

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

The modern restaurant runs on technology. Our own Evan Becker reveals everyday risks lurking in plain sight.

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Health Insurance Funding Alternatives

Erik Walter, Employee Benefits Analyst

Employee healthcare is complicated. Watch our own Erik Walter break down the basics of funding alternatives in under three minutes.

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Managing Workers’ Compensation Claims

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

In this video, I outline the importance of performing regular claims reviews and risk-control audits to manage and reduce Workers’ Compensation claims.

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Keys to Keeping Auto Insurance ‘Road Ready’

Drew Gibbel, Personal Risk Manager

Auto insurance isn’t the “set it and forget it” coverage it SEEMS to be. Drew Gibbel explains some easy maintenance tips to make sure your coverage is there when you need it.

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Empty Buildings Can Mean Empty Pocketbooks

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

“Unfortunately, you’re not covered.” Watch this video to learn how to make sure you NEVER hear this when filing a claim for your vacant property.

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Advantage of Antique Auto Policies

Drew Gibbel, Personal Risk Manager

If you have a classic or antique vehicle that’s going up in value and doesn’t see many miles each year, you want to ask us about an Agreed Value policy for that cool classic!

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Additional Insurance Considerations for College-aged Kids

Jen Buch, Director of Administration

To follow up on my previous video, I wanted to review how an Auto Insurance policy changes for kids going to college. Also, be sure to check on a few things in your Health Insurance policy and warn your kids about ID theft!

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Renewal comparison is a trap.

Brad Forney, President

Believing you have a good renewal—just because it’s not as bad as your neighbor’s—is costing you big time! In this video, I explain why.

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The Importance of Hired & Non-owned Auto Coverage

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

If you have employees running errands or using their personal vehicles in your business, you could be at risk for uncovered claims. Listen to this video to learn how to plug that gap!

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Do I need a Renter’s policy for my kids at college?

Jen Buch, Director of Administration

In this video, I discuss the Homeowners’ policy implications of having a child moving away to college. Whether they’re just starting college, or they’ve been there for a few years, be sure to listen. So many people are confused about this!

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The benefit of Replacement Cost.

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

Watch this video to see how Replacement Costs on your Auto Insurance policy can benefit you in an accident.

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The three most important numbers at Renewal.

Brad Forney, President

Traditional insurance companies want you to focus only on the smallest of the three most important numbers to examine at renewal.

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Five restaurant insurance hacks.

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

Here’s my 5-step Restaurant Insurance “cheat code” to get your restaurant insurance costs down. Most restaurant owners and managers are very busy—so we created this quick video to help you focus on the most effective ways to reduce your insurance costs!

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Actual Cash Value vs. Replacement Cost

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

This video illustrates what would happen if you had a major loss to your home with Actual Cash Value loss settlement versus Replacement Cost. The difference can be dramatic.

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$1,000,000,000 insurance claim.

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

In this video, you’ll learn from the mistakes of two trucking companies in Florida. Their negligence led to the tragic death of an 18-year-old student and one of the highest jury verdicts in an auto accident in history.

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Health Insurance companies don’t mind large claims.

Brad Forney, President

Another perception trap around Health Insurance is that they don’t like claims activity. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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What insurance is needed when you become a landlord?

Drew Gibbel, Personal Risk Manager

I discuss situations where you would need a Dwelling Fire or Commercial Insurance for a rental property rather than a Homeowner’s policy.

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Health Insurance Premium is not your healthcare cost.

Brad Forney, President

We see a lot of misperceptions—we call them perception traps because they have been laid out by the traditional insurance industry—in health insurance. Be sure to follow my next few videos that discuss these perception traps.

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Disaster planning tips for your household.

Jen Buch, Director of Administration

It’s unpleasant to consider, but having a plan of action if disaster strikes is as important for your family as it is for your business.

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The benefits of a Captive Health Insurance Plan.

Tina Wilt, Employee Benefits Specialist

Some self-funded plans are still bundled solutions from large providers. In this video, I describe how we implemented a Captive Health Insurance Plan for an employer group.

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How inflation affects your Property Insurance.

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

The dramatic rise in construction costs is degrading your insurance coverage. In this video, I describe how we helped a local church get the right Property Insurance.

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The thought behind our 30-second commercial.

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

In this video, I talk about how we struggled to quickly describe the hard work BCF Group does to protect and educate our clients. At the end, I give our 30-second commercial, which hits all our major points of impact.

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Why don’t more of us have life insurance?

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

Many of your peers don’t have any or enough life insurance. In this video, we discuss some of the obstacles, real and imagined, that block people from getting this important protection.

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How to capture prescription drug savings with rebates.

Erik Walter, Employee Benefits Analyst

Many “off the shelf” health plans generate their revenue by keeping prescription drug rebates issued by the manufacturers. Watch this video to learn more about prescription drug rebates and how your company can recapture those lost revenues.

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Advantages of Direct Primary Care plans.

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

Direct Primary Care contracts make routine doctor’s visits more effective and efficient. In this video, we describe the key advantages we believe make Direct Primary Care a valuable addition to your employee health plan.

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Not at fault? File a claim with your auto insurance carrier.

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

In this video, we discuss reasons why you should file a claim with YOUR auto insurance carrier, even if you don’t think you’re at fault.

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The best time to get Life Insurance.

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

The best time to buy life insurance is right now. This may seem like a cliché, but in this video I explain why it’s the absolute truth.

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State minimum auto insurance is not enough.

Drew Gibbel, Personal Risk Manager

In this video, we discuss how low State Minimum insurance is and why we don’t recommend this type of coverage.

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Who needs liquor liability insurance?

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

This video includes some of the factors that determine your rating and premium for liquor liability insurance in Pennsylvania.

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The commercial auto insurance market is hardening.

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

Check out our short video about how the commercial auto insurance market is hardening. We also give a few ideas on what you can do about it.

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Alternatives DO exist to save you money.

Brad Forney, President

BCF Group prides itself on being on the cutting edge of cost containment strategies for self-funded health plans. Here are a few of the ways we help organizations deliver excellent benefits to their employees while reducing their own expenses.

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How proper coverage mitigates disaster.

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

Product Recall insurance or product contamination coverage is a specialized coverage that many people think is automatically included in their policy. The truth is you need a special, stand-alone policy to get the appropriate coverage.

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Insurance for new businesses: what you need to know.

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

Folks looking to start a new business rarely think about insurance as one of their top priorities, but getting connected with an experienced risk advisor, particularly one who has worked extensively with start-ups, is crucial to your early success.

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Bundled plans: why you’re overpaying and what to do.

Tina Wilt, Employee Benefits Specialist

Today I wanted to explain some of the ways we turbocharge your self-funded health insurance and provide you with high-performance health plans!

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Cyber Insurance: What you need to know.

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

In this video, I describe how Cyber insurance reacts to ransomware attacks, which are becoming more common and targeting a wider range of industries.

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Common claims at restaurants.

Evan Becker, Business Client Advisor

This video is a must-watch if you own or operate a restaurant! I discuss the two most common workers’ comp claims restaurants face and how to avoid them.

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Comprehensive vs. Collision: what you need to know.

Drew Gibbel, Personal Risk Manager

Here’s my number-one tip for lowering your auto insurance premium when adding a child to your policy!

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Non-traditional employee healthcare benefits.

Tina Wilt, Employee Benefits Specialist

Check out my video! I describe how a self-funded health insurance plan can improve your employees’ experience and lower your health insurance cost structure.

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Accident not your fault?

Trent Hess, Business Insurance Professional

Here are my tips for what to do when you’re in an auto accident. Hint: Objective documentation is key!

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Property value: what you need to know.

Jared Martinelli, Business Risk Manager

In this video, I discuss the importance of having the proper building values scheduled on your insurance and some problems that happen when you don’t!

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