Benefits Design Resources, Inc.

About Our Company

Benefits Design Resources, Inc.

An independent insurance agency located in the heart of Miami Beach, Florida, that mainly services customers in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. The agency was formed in 2005 by the Founder and Owner, Bill Warren. This agency’s main focus is employee benefits sales, service, and administration for employers of 10 or more employees. The portfolio of employee benefits includes:

  • Healthcare (Fully Insured and Level Funded)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Plans
  • Gap Insurance

BDR is a resource

Many people today are entrepreneurs, self-employed or independent contractors who don’t have access to an employer-based insurance plan. BDR is a resource for that market as well. In addition to offering employee benefits, the agency also offers individual insurance products including:

  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Long Term Care.

Our Technology

Technology dominates all aspects of your lives and has made significant advances over the years. Time-consuming tasks can now be resolved and made much simpler due to advances in technology. We have seen many advances in technology in the administration of insurance products and administration. Benefit Design Resources embraces technology and brings the latest benefits administration technology to customers through the services of a contracted relationship with EASE.

EASE is a web-based benefits management platform that’s made available to all BDR customers at no additional cost for most services. Administrating the insurance plan on EASE simplifies many of the manual processes that benefit administrators must do on a regular basis. EASE provides the following:

  • On-Line Enrollment – Employees no longer must complete paper applications especially since sometime employees must complete several applications if multiple insurance companies are offered.
  • On-Line Benefit Description and Summary of Benefits and Coverage – Once employee logs into Ease, they will find a full description of their benefits
  • The Benefit Administrator has On Lines Access to Employee Demographic Information
  • On-Line Access to Employee Benefit Elections
  • Simplified process to add new employees or to terminate employees
  • Simplified positive enrollment during Open Enrollment
  • Elimination of most paper benefit descriptions
  • Access to reports
  • On-Line On-Boarding – Include collecting W4, I-9, Direct Deposit Information
  • Payroll Integration
  • Time Off Tracking
  • Other services are also available

Click on this link to see a brief demonstration of services of Ease

Benefits Design Resources is proud to be contracted as an independent insurance broker with local and national insurance companies. Some of the companies BDR represent include:

Humana Guardian Principal
MetLife Transamerica APL
Unum Reliance