What is a PEO and How Does It Operate to Help Your Business?

What is a PEO and How Does It Operate to Help Your Business?

More and more companies are choosing to outsource their human resources departments by utilizing Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs). So what is a PEO and how can it help your business? We are here to answer those questions and more.


What is a PEO?

PEOs perform a variety of tasks, including things like payroll management, employee benefits, administration, tax filings and compliance with state and federal workplace legislation. 


What types of businesses can utilize a PEO?

PEOs can be used by all sorts of businesses, they are great for small businesses just starting out who aren’t ready for a full HR department, or for larger businesses who need to outsource some of the work being done by their existing HR department. No matter what kind of business you have, a PEO could be helpful in the way you operate it.


How will a PEO help my business?

By using a PEO for your business you can ease the burden of worrying about HR functions like payroll and benefits. When you have a PEO on your side you know that all regulations will be kept up to date. You will also receive competitive pricing for employee benefits and health insurance plans. Essentially, a PEO will make your life as a business owner or manager a lot easier. For more information on what a PEO can do for you, give us a call today.


What are the costs associated with a PEO?

PEO costs vary depending on what services you utilize and what company you go with. At Coastal Human Resources we provide a wide range of services at competitive rates. Fill out this quick and easy form to get your quote today! 


How do I pick the right PEO?

Selecting the right PEO for your business is essential. They will be a part of your day-to-day operations and are integral to your employees’ happiness and wellbeing. Consider the PEO’s ability to offer core services, its stable financial history, experienced staff of HR specialists and a track record with companies of similar size and industry.



For more information on PEOs and on Coastal Human Resources give us a call at 888-757-7444 or visit our website costal-hr.com. Our experienced team located in Mobile, AL is ready to help you answer any questions you might have about utilizing a PEO for your business. We want to help you get your HR needs taken care of today!