Category: "FSA"

Get Ready for Winter With These 4 FSA-Approved Essentials

10 December, 2019

As the winter season approaches, you may be looking for ways to prepare for colder, shorter days. You’re also nearing the end of when you can spend any remaining funds in your health flexible spending account (FSA), so take advantage of this pre-tax money by stocking up on what you need to g...

Rethinking Your Company’s Health Care Benefits

06 August, 2019

Open enrollment is coming up quickly for many employers. This time of year can bring a lot of stress and hassle for those involved in the process. Insurance brokers and benefit administrators have to spend time entering new rates, premiums, plan options and other details, which will then be shared w...

6 End-of-Summer Essentials to Buy With Your FSA

24 July, 2019

As we’re nearing the end of summer, you may be stocking up on a few essentials to enjoy the last few weeks of longer, sunny days. Take a look at a few of the things that you can use the money in your flexible spending account (FSA) to cover! 1. Summer Day Camp If you have a dependent care fl...

Flexible Spending Accounts: Grace Period vs. Carryover

16 January, 2019

Flexible spending accounts have a “use it or lose it” rule that applies to the funds. Historically, this rule was the only option for flexible spending account holders. However, two important changes have emerged in the past decade that may allow account holders a bit of breathing room i...

A Roundup of Eligible and Ineligible FSA Expenses

14 November, 2017 | 2 Comments

Open enrollment is here and now is the perfect time to enroll in the company flexible spending plan (FSA) – if you haven’t already! With an FSA, you can set aside up to $2,650 in 2018. That money can be used to pay for all kinds of qualified health expenses and services. You might be surprised to se...