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HSA. FSA. HRA. HIA. What do all these even mean?

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HSA. FSA. HRA. HIA.

If you’re confused by the acronyms listed above, you’re not alone. The healthcare industry throws these around and expects everyone to know what they mean. But many people don’t.

For the record, here’s what...

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2020 HSA contribution limits

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The IRS just announced that health savings account (HSA) contribution limits will increase in 2020, giving you and your employees the chance to save more than ever.

As a response to rising inflation, the contribution limits...

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2019 HSA contribution limits

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The IRS announced last year that health savings account (HSA) contribution limits have increased for 2019, giving you and your employees the chance to save more than ever.

As a response to rising inflation, the contribution...

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7 tips for a more effective HSA

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Health savings accounts (HSAs) are one of the most effective options to save money for healthcare expenses and retirement, but many accountholders don’t take advantage of all the benefits. Some of your employees may already...

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The 3 tax advantages of HSAs

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Health savings accounts (HSAs) are one of the most tax-advantaged1 accounts that the IRS recognizes. Other retirement accounts are taxed at some point — whether that’s when the funds go into the account or when the funds are...

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Three things you should know about HSAs - Part 1: Contributing to your HSA

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Note: This is the first of a three-part series. Look for future posts on growing your HSA funds and distributing (or spending) your HSA funds.

Health savings accounts (HSAs) are one of the most tax-advantaged accounts allowed...

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Can new legislation make HSAs the new 401(k)?

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As we discussed in a recent blog post, proposed legislative changes could almost double the amount health savings account (HSA) owners are allowed to contribute annually. Financially-savvy individuals have been using their HSA...

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Healthcare reform legislation

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HSAs: The common ground

While lawmakers struggle to come to an agreement on healthcare, one thing remains clear: Health savings accounts (HSAs) have a major role to play. Provisions being considered would strengthen HSAs now...

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Healthcare reform legislation infographics

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A path to health and wealth security

House and Senate proposals would substantially increase the benefits available to users of HSAs

Enabling tax-free use of HSA funds to cover qualified medical expenses and save families...

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