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The 3 tax advantages of HSAs

HSA, HSA contribution limit, tax savings, HSA questions, HSA contributions

 

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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3 ways to make your HSA and 401(k) work together

HSA, HSA questions, 401(k)

If your employees are like most other workers in the U.S., it is highly likely that they are not saving enough for retirement. In fact, studies show that among all generational groups, many people will need to work much longer...

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Three things you should know about HSAs - Part 3: Spending your HSA funds

HSA, HSA questions, HSA fees, HSA spending

Note: This is the last of a 3-part series of blog posts. Previous blog posts in the series discussed contributing to an HSA and growing HSA funds.

In a report last year, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said...

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Three things you should know about HSAs - Part 2: Growing your HSA funds

HSA, HSA investing, HSA questions, HSA contributions

Note: This is the second of a 3-part series of blog posts. A previous blog post discussed contributing to an HSA, and a subsequent post will discuss distributing (or spending) HSA funds.

Since 2003, when they were created,...

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

HSA, HSA contribution limit, HSA questions, HSA contributions

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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Account-based savings for employers

HSA, Benefit planning, Employers, HSA questions, HSA contributions

As an employer, you look for the best possible healthcare benefits for your employees; benefits that also fit your budget. The tasks required to evaluate and select these options can take many valuable hours of your time....

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Set your employees up for success with an HSA

HSA, Benefit planning, Employers, HSA questions, HSA contributions

Helping your employees get started on the right foot with their HSA can make a big difference in the success of your benefits strategy. The following tips can help employees get the most out of their HSA plan:

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4 ways HSAs are good for your business

HSA, tax savings, HSA questions

 

Many articles and news reports discuss how health savings accounts (HSAs) can benefit the average worker. In fact, there are many reasons why HSAs are one of the best options for your employees to save money on healthcare...

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HSAs remain a valuable tax-saving option

HSA, HSA investing, HSA questions, HSA fees

“In this world nothing can said to be certain, except death and taxes.” — Benjamin Franklin

With the passage of new tax laws in December 2017, the United States Congress made changes for deductions and corporate tax rates, but...

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Updated April 26, 2018: IRS adjusts HSA contribution limit for family plans

HSA, HSA investing, HSA questions, HSA fees

UPDATE: On April 26, 2018, the IRS reversed their guidance and restored the maximum annual contribution limit for a family HSA to $6,900 for taxpayers with qualifying coverage. Accountholders wishing to make the maximum annual...

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