Five Tips to Help You Stay in Compliance with Labor Laws

Bypassing labor laws, even to deal with a staffing crisis, is a dangerous situation.   A single instance of overlooking the law could be enough to get your firm in serious trouble with the federal government. Penalties for failure to comply may include the payment of back wages and can progress to steep fines, prosecution […]

Ask TemPay: Is My Information Private?

At TemPay, we respect our clients’ privacy. Your  clients will not know you are a TemPay client or receive payroll factoring. TemPay operates as an invisible partner, and paychecks, accounts receivable invoices and tax filings all bear your company name along with our lockbox remittance address. If we call your staffing firm’s customers, we do so […]

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Subscribe to TemPay Staffing Times

Subscribe to TemPay Staffing Times, a free monthly e-newsletter that features: The latest staffing trends and how to capitalize on them, including starting a staffing agency Expert guidance on key legal, marketing, service and temporary agency finance aspects of the staffing business Tips and stats you should be aware of to grow your business Click here to fill […]

Preventing Against Fraud

Fraud happens much more often than you may  think. Just this week, William Lubker, a former employee at medical staffing company Medstaff Locums, pleaded guilty to mail fraud and aggravated identity theft associated with a fraud scheme against his former employer, the St. Louis Business Journal reports. Lubker admitted to defrauding the  Chicago-based medical staffing company […]

How to Start a Staffing Agency

Ready to start a staffing agency? It may seem daunting, but staying organized and focused is key. TemPay has several guidelines to ensure you’ll be well-positioned for future success. 1. Research all the governmental requirements. Evaluate areas such as licensing, taxing and workers’ compensation, as requirements vary by state. And don’t skip out on your taxes […]

How to Start a Temp Agency

Starting a temp agency from scratch may seem like a lot of work, but it all comes down to staying organized and focused. TemPay has six tips to help you get started. 1. Gain experience. If you aren’t familiar with the temp agency industry, research it and gain experience as both a temporary employee and an administrator. 2. Network with […]

Staffing Firm Faces Charges After Hep C Outbreak

The staffing firm that hired a medical technician facing charges he started a hepatitis C outbreak in Exeter, N.H., is now the subject of a lawsuit, according to a Plymouth-Canton Patch article. An attorney representing some of the victims sued Nebraska-based Triage Staffing. The complaint alleges Triage was negligent in hiring Dave Kwiatkowski and placing him at Exeter Hospital. “Triage failed […]

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Robert Half to take $11.4M charge for settlement

Staffing firm Robert Half International Inc. said it will take a second-quarter after-tax charge of $11.4 million related to the settlement of a trio of lawsuits filed by groups of its employees, according to an Associated Press article. The California-based company said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that the cases had been set for mediation, but the parties reached […]