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health savings account

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How does a health savings account (HSA) work?

December 11, 2019 – A health savings account is a tax-advantaged savings account combined with a high-deductible health insurance policy to provide an… Read more

When choosing a health plan during open enrollment, there's a less obvious form of healthcare savings you might reap – depending on the plan you choose: the tax savings associated with a health savings account (HSA).

Can I buy health insurance that’s compatible with an HSA during open enrollment?

November 18, 2019 – When choosing a health plan during open enrollment, there's a less obvious form of healthcare savings you might reap – depending on the… Read more

Under the ACA, can I still have an individual HDHP and an HSA?

Under the ACA, can I still have an individual HDHP and an HSA?

June 5, 2019 – Q. Can I still have an HSA and HDHP under the ACA's regulations? A. Yes. HSA-qualified high deductible plans fit easily within the… Read more

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What is the difference between a Medical FSA and an HSA?

June 5, 2019 – Q. What is the difference between a Medical FSA and an HSA? A. Both FSAs and HSAs are tax-advantaged accounts that allow people to save… Read more

What are family deductible says a woman with her hands up

When I compare health insurance plans in the exchange for our family, they all show total family deductibles. Does that mean we’d have to meet that full deductible even for just one person?

January 16, 2018 – Q. When I compare plans in the exchange for our family, they all show total family deductibles. Does that mean we'd have to meet that full… Read more