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A Reminder to Your Team Members: Spend Down FSA, HRA Balances by Year’s End

October 13, 2021

As the end of the year nears, it’s important for your team members to think about what to do with any remaining funds in their flexible spending account (FSA) and/or Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) account. For accounts with standard plan years,…

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All About Further’s Dependent Care Assistance Program (DCAP)

September 9, 2021

As fall approaches, parents are making decisions about what care their children will need during the new school year. Child care can be a significant expense for many families. In fact, according to a recent Care.com survey, 59% of families…

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3 Challenges to Address to Get Ready for 2022 Open Enrollment

August 26, 2021

If you’re like many benefits professionals, you have a lot to juggle these days. You may be retooling your communication plan to include a return to in-office work policy or adjusting it for a partially remote workforce. And there’s always…

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Untangling Family Caregiving: Help Your Employees to Better Manage Their Loved Ones’ Care

August 12, 2021

When your employees think about health care and associated costs, often they’re considering more than just themselves. Over 1 in 5 Americans, or 53 million people, currently serve as unpaid family caregivers for a loved one – such as an…

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Life Changes and HSAs: Employees Experiencing a Job Change

July 22, 2021

Maintaining health insurance coverage when experiencing a job change can be one of the most stressful components for employees. If you have an employee experiencing a job change, here is some useful information the employee should know about their health…

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Getting Your Associates on the Track for HSA Success

July 8, 2021

When considering benefits education, it’s natural to think about open enrollment and the start of a plan year. However, with team members joining organizations throughout the year, human resources teams are always working hard to optimize and adjust new employee…

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Key Ways to Maximize a Further Debit Card

June 23, 2021

Many types of Further accounts, including health savings accounts (HSAs) and flexible spending accounts (FSAs), offer a debit card that gives members a convenient way to pay for eligible expenses right in their wallet. However, many members don’t fully understand…

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Recent COVID-19 Announcements and What They Mean for Further Account Holders

June 14, 2021

Download Further’s COVID-19 white paper and infographic. Passed in March 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was the first piece of federal legislation addressing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This act included important provisions for health…

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Life Changes and Benefits Changes, Divorce and your HSA

Life Changes and HSAs: Experiencing a Divorce

June 3, 2021

Big life changes can throw employees for a loop, and divorce can be one of the most difficult life changes to navigate. The process of untangling assets and finances can often be long and complicated. Employee benefits – like health…

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Young Adult HSA Coverage

Managing Health Care and HSA Coverage for Your Young Adult Child

May 17, 2021

When your children turn 18, there are a significant number of life changes that take place. They’re graduating high school, going off to college, starting their first jobs, and perhaps living independently for the first time. As they head off…

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