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New Infographic: EBRI Insights On The State Of HSAs

For the past three years, the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) has released an Issue Brief providing insights on the state of health savings accounts (HSAs). The data below show that HSAs are growing in popularity, but the full investment potential is not being maximized. Download JPG | Download PDF

Author: Ginny Latham

How The Recently Passed House Bill Would Impact HSAs

The American Health Care Act recently passed in the House would be good news for health savings account (HSA) owners; however, as written, the bill may not provide the help some had hoped for. One change would be that spouses could now make their catch-up contributions into one HSA, saving the expense of opening a second…

Author: Pat Jarrett

IRS Announces 2018 Contribution Limits

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the 2018 HSA contribution limits. The new single coverage contribution limit is $3,450 (up from $3,400 in 2017) and the family coverage contribution limit is $6,900 (up from $6,750 in 2017). Both contribution limits are effective for calendar year 2018.

Author: Ginny Latham

House Republican Plan Would Match HSA Contribution Limits with HDHP Out-of-Pocket Caps

In response to Obamacare, House Republicans revealed their proposed American Health Care Act on March 7, 2017, and the bill includes boons for health savings accounts (HSA). Provided the bill meets House approval, it would still need to pass the Senate, which is currently entertaining alternative solutions, including a bill to create Roth (after-tax funding)…

Author: Jenny Chu

HealthSavings Administrators Appoints Industry Veterans Stewart Gooding, CFP®, Danny Streiff and Mark Berman to National Sales Team

HealthSavings Administrators announced today that three industry veterans have been appointed to their national sales team. HealthSavings is among the top 1% of the nation’s health savings account (HSA) investment companies in accounts and assets. Stewart Gooding, CFP® will lead the sales team as National Sales Director. Gooding recently served as National Sales Director for…

Author: Jenny Chu

Think Inside the (Shoe)Box

Have you heard about “shoeboxing” your HSA receipts? Ever wondered how it works? Check out this quick video to learn how.

Author: Jenny Chu

How to Make the Most of Your (HSA) Snow Day

We had more than eight inches of snow this weekend in greater Richmond, Va., which means nothing moved for at least 24 hours—48 hours if you didn’t live within eyesight of a major road. So my wife and I did some needed clean-up around the house. We’ve vowed to be more organized for 2017. We…

Author: Pat Jarrett

Happy New Year from HealthSavings

It’s been a great year for HealthSavings. Take a look back with us. And happy New Year to you and yours!

Author: Pat Jarrett

HSA Future Still Looking Bright

It would appear that the next several years are looking good for those hoping to find tax-free dollars to pay for medical expenses. President-elect Donald J. Trump’s pick of Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) for Secretary of Health and Human Services gives us some more specific insight into the tactics the next administration might use to…

Author: Pat Jarrett

The Future of HSAs Is Looking Bright

What Will HSAs Look Like Under Trump? Health savings accounts (HSA) are arguably the best tax shelter in America—even better than 401(k)s, according to many financial experts. Currently, HSAs are restricted to consumers with very specific health coverage. With the election resulting in a Republican House, Senate and Executive Branch, it’s quite possible that HSAs—and…

Author: Pat Jarrett