In this episode of the ShiftShapers podcast, we're joined by Daniel Cobb, Vice President of Sales and Strategy at Strategic Benefit Resources, to discuss the evolving landscape of stop-loss self-funding and the tech and data solutions supporting it.


Cobb shares his journey from the mortgage business to insurance, emphasizing the significant changes and opportunities in self-funded health benefits plans. We discuss how the expansion of self-funded plans is now reaching groups as small as 25 employees. Cobb also explains the role of artificial intelligence in pricing stop loss, as well as the increasing demand for transparency and flexibility in health benefits management.


Cobb also offers insights into how advisors can help clients transition to self-funding, the importance of understanding client needs, and other future trends in the industry. Business owners and executives – from large and small firms alike – stand to benefit from the important insights in this business podcast.

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