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11/19/2018 - End-of-year FSA expenses: An employer cheat sheet - EBN

"The scenario is all too familiar for employers and human resource managers: The year ends, and employees still have unspent funds in their flexible spending accounts. Whether employees forget that the money in their FSAs must be used or it will be lost, or they simply aren’t aware of which expenses can be covered by FSA funds, their frustration at losing money often falls on the employer."

 

10/01/2018 - What to Consider When Choosing an HSA Administrator - EBN

"If anyone needed any reminding, health insurance is still an urgent matter to today’s employees. According to Employee Benefit Research Institute’s 2017 Health and Workplace Benefits Survey, 83% of the workforce said that health insurance was very or extremely important in deciding whether to stay in or change jobs. Yet research has uncovered that employees tend to delay or disengage from retirement and healthcare decisions, which they view as difficult and complex."

 

09/14/2018 - 23 Tips to Boost Employee Adoption of CDHPs and HSAs - HR Daily Advisor

"HR Daily Advisor featured 23 tips to help employers increase adoption of consumer driven health plans and health savings accounts."

 

08/06/2018 - Matt Marek talks about growth of health savings accounts - StarTribune.com

"Further CEO Matt Marek connected with Star Tribune health care reporter Christopher Snowbeck to share his insights on the growth of health savings accounts. "

 

06/25/2018 - Further named a 2018 Star Tribune Top Workplace - StarTribune.com

"Further was named a 2018 Star Tribune Top Workplace! Over 2,400 companies were invited to participate, and rankings were composite scores calculated purely on employee responses."

 

04/20/2018 - Best HSA Providers By Fees, Features And Investment Options - Investor’s Business Daily

"IBD editors identified the nine best health savings account providers to consider based on account features, customer reviews, benefit consultants' input and Morningstar fund ratings."

 

10/23/2017 - Triple Your Tax Breaks With This Health Savings Account - bloomberg.com

"When judging an HSA as a spending vehicle, the report looked at fees on checking accounts, which ranged from zero to $4.50 a month. Checking accounts at Alliant Credit Union, SelectAccount, and the HSA Authority had no monthly maintenance fees. Bank of America’s HSA had the highest fees, at $4.50."

 

10/13/2017 - One of the largest health spending account custodians and account administrators in the nation: SelectAccount - thesiliconreview.com

"SelectAccount has been at the forefront of innovation in health spending accounts for 28 years, and has earned a reputation as one of the most experienced and trusted account administrators in the country."

 

07/11/2017 - The Best Health Savings Accounts for Spending or Investing - nytimes.com

"The top H.S.A.s for spending were Alliant Credit Union, the HSA Authority and Select Account, none of which charge a monthly maintenance fee. Bank of America, which came in at the bottom of the list, charges a monthly fee of $4.50."

 

03/20/2017 - Best HSA Providers By Fees, Features And Investment Options - investors.com

"The providers aren't ranked and are listed by HSA assets. Also highlighted: the Best HSAs in Low Fees, Investment Options and Easy Account Access. SelectAccount - Category Awards: Investment Options"

 

05/27/2014 - Finding the Right Spending Account for Public Plans - Benefits Magazine

"Health plan sponsors that want to offer account-based plans need to understand their goals, their workforce and the amount of control and flexibility needed."