In this Q&A-style post, we’ll give you a baseline overview of lifestyle spending accounts, how they work, how employees use them, and why they can be a helpful resource to employees in times of need.
President Donald Trump on Friday, March 27, signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which includes important provisions for users of HSAs, FSAs, and HRAs.
If you’re feeling a little uncertain on your COBRA duties, check out COBRA Academy: a complimentary learning hub for HR professionals who administer COBRA, as well as brokers seeking to keep their clients in compliance.
No matter what time of year you offer your benefits enrollment, it’s very likely that your employees may already be a bit hazy on what they signed up for in the months prior. With these tips, you should be in good shape to keep benefits communications flowing easily and effectively throughout the year!
If your benefits plan year begins January 1, March 15 may be the last day to spend any FSA dollars you have from the previous year if your employer offers a grace period. Get the scoop on the spending grace period, and how to use your tax-free FSA money the smart way before it’s gone!
The IRS released guidance on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 clarifying that testing and treatment of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is preventive care and may be covered, pre-deductible, by a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP). Learn more in this post.
Calling all registered investment advisors, brokers, and benefits specialists! We’ve put together an eBook to help you coach clients and employees on health-to-wealth strategies related to health savings accounts (HSAs) and retirement.
HSA Webinar Recap: The Ins and Outs of Health Savings Accounts, Consumer Perceptions, and Employer Action Plans
In our recent webinar, ConnectYourCare and Visa shared employee perceptions of HSAs and offered tips to help employers drive enrollment. Learn all the important details of the event in our blog recap.
Account holders: If you are new to the health savings account (HSA) game, check out our HSA video and some pro tips to help you make the most of your tax-advantaged funds.
It’s never too early for flexible spending account (FSA) participants to think about budgeting for medical expenses in the year ahead. Stay on track with our FSA spending calendar and make better health care spending choices throughout the year.