When do I give an employee’s final paycheck? Learn your state’s rules

Final Paycheck

Whether an employee quits or is involuntarily terminated, it can be a challenging time for a number of reasons. Depending on…


How Long Does It Take When Switching Payroll Providers?

Switching Payroll Providers

The advantages of an automated payroll platform like ease and convenience are well-known. But despite the benefits, you may find the…


Is Mandatory Direct Deposit Legal? Learn Your State Requirements

mandatory direct deposit legal

More than 80% of employees receive their paycheck by direct deposit. But some workers can’t because they don’t have a bank…


Workforce Training Goes Remote

Workforce Training

Lockdown measures may have been lifted, but a Gartner survey reveals that 41% of workers are still likely to work remotely,…


What is FUTA tax?


As an employer, more than likely you pay the Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) tax. But just what is FUTA tax…


Cyber Risk Rising During COVID-19

Cyber Risk

Amid all of the obvious concerns businesses are facing during COVID-19, a more subtle threat is lurking: cyber risk. Companies have…


Payroll Fraud During COVID-19

Payroll fraud

During COVID-19, fraud has been on the rise, with wrongdoers seeking to profit from the pandemic. The threats even prompted the…


Benefit Trends Post-Pandemic


COVID-19 has changed employee benefits. And some of the impacts on plan offerings may be here to stay. Here’s a look…


Hiring in the New Normal


In many organizations, HR played an essential role in response to COVID-19, from adapting policies for a remote workplace to ensuring…


What is Hazard Pay?

hazard pay

During COVID-19, some employers have awarded hazard pay to frontline workers, from healthcare and delivery personnel to employees at meat processing…



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