Employee benefits

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As an employer or business owner, offering a benefits package to your employees is a valuable and cost-effective way to boost productivity, improve morale, and attract and retain top talent. Offering a well-rounded selection of benefits is a strategic way to remain competitive while keeping your employees satisfied and making them feel valued.

Serving businesses in need of employer services, North Star’s Employee Benefits Division will assist you in obtaining an employee benefits package that provides coverage that is both of high quality and affordable for your employees. Working together with employers or business owners to find the right benefits package for their workplace, the Division has nearly 20 years of experience in providing unique value-add solutions to employers and their employees. They can help not only establish an employee benefits program within your workplace but also maintain and ensure its longevity.

What we offer

Employer-provided group benefits

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Group life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Short-term disability
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Long-term care insurance

Voluntary products

  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Short-term disability
  • Long-term care insurance

Retirement and savings strategies

  • 401(k) and profit-sharing 403(b)
  • Defined benefit
  • Non-qualified
  • Simple IRA
  • SEP
  • Money purchase
  • 529 college savings plans

Benefits accounts

  • Premium-only section 125 plan
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Health savings accounts

In addition to programs and services offered, our Employee Benefits team offers a variety of technology modules and administrative support to help administer your plans and streamline processes. By giving you access to a 24 / 7 customized benefits website, providing you with dedicated account managers and more, our team is committed to providing you with the utmost service and support to accompany your benefits package.

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EBD-Brochure-3.jpgLearn more about the Employee Benefits Division and the products and services they can offer your business. Download the division's brochure, "Employee Benefits Solutions Simplified," by completing the form below.


Our employee benefits team


Heather Scharnberg

Director of Employee Benefits


Miranda Hackbarth

Benefits Consultant


Nicole Behrens

Administrative Assistant