Tag: Health Savings Accounts

Meaningful Education Needed Before Open Enrollment

Education about benefits should be simple and personalized, and with the recent focus on HSAs as a way to save for retirement health care costs, special attention should be paid to education about them.

HSA Amendment Bills Moved to U.S. House

Among the bills approved by the House Ways and Means Committee is one that would qualify significantly more health treatments, services and over-the-counter drugs for HSA spending.

HSA Plan Sponsor Recipe for Success

Sara Caddy, benefits manager at Dimensional Fund Advisors, which won an Eddy Award for HSA usage, overall participation and communication strategy, shared its recipe for success.

IRS Reverses Change in HSA Limit

The IRS says it is reversing the change to the limitation because stakeholders informed it that implementing the $50 reduction to the limitation on HSA contributions for an individual with family coverage under an HDHP would impose numerous unanticipated administrative and financial burdens.

Helping Retirement Savers Feel Confident

The latest Retirement Confidence Survey from the Employee Benefit Research Institute shows confidence in specific factors for retirement readiness is lower, and sources offer suggestions for how retirement plan sponsors and advisers can help.