Understanding your HSA
Get the low down on HSAs
By Leah1 author47 articles
Unmarried CouplesTax savings for unmarried couples
When Money is Tight, an HSA can helpHow does this work? How can I benefit from an HSA? What do I do with this?
What is the difference between health care flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and HSAs?FSA vs HSA
Can I have an HSA and an HRA and/or FSA?HSA, HRA, FSA
What is a health savings account (HSA)?
I have an FSA, is it the same thing as an HSA?Difference between an FSA and a HSA
Who is eligible to open an HSA?Who can have an HSA, medicaid, medicare, VA, or tricare
How does an HSA work?Getting started with an HSA
May I have more than one HSA?multiple HSA accounts
What happens to the money in my HSA after I reach the age of 65?after 65 what happens to my HSA?
What happens to my HSA if I die?death and HSA
What happens to my HSA if I become disabled?HSA and disability
What happens to my HSA if I quit my job or otherwise leave my current employer?HSA follows the employee, portable HSA
How do I decide which HSA is best for me?
What is the value of an HSA?Why is an HSA valuable? What's in it for me?
What are the financial advantages to having an HSA?Financial benefits
My employer offers an HSA in conjunction with a qualified HDHP, why is this a great thing for me?employer benefits
Can I have an HSA in addition to an IRA or other qualified retirement plan?Retirement plans plus HSA
What is a "Basic" Starship plan?eligibility, basic
Is Faith Based Healthcare HSA Eligible?Healthcare Sharing Ministries; Health Sharing Ministries; Medi-Share; Samaritan Ministries; Liberty HealthShare
Is Concierge Care HSA Eligible?Medical Concierge; Personalized Medical Service; Subscription Medical Care
What is a high deductible health plan (HDHP)?
My Insurance Coverage Has Changed, Now What?HDHP; Laid off; New Job
My spouse's employer provides low-deductible family coverage at no cost. I am covered under my spouse's plan. If I enroll in my employer's qualified HDHP, am I eligible for an HSA?
How do I know if my HDHP is a qualified plan?Is my HDHP eligible for an HSA?
I no longer participate in a qualified HDHP. Can I still receive tax-free distributions to reimburse my qualified expenses or those of or my family?no HDHP
Last Month Rulehsa faqs, contributions, tips and tricks, proration
Who can contribute to my HSA?contributions to HSA, adding to your HSA
Can I Rollover/Transfer Funds from My HSA to My Spouse's HSA?Rollovers/transfers; taxable distribution; distribution; family
Can I contribute stocks to my HSA?stocks and HSA
How is money deposited into my HSA account?Deposits and contributions to my HSA
Does how much I contribute to my IRA limit how much I can contribute to my HSA?IRA and HSA contributions
Can my spouse and I have a joint HSA, like a checking account?joint HSA with spouse or partner
How is my HSA taxed?HSA taxation
What does pre-tax mean?pre-tax dollars
What is the tax treatment of contributions made by a family member or anyone else to my HSA?If other people contribute to my HSA do they get tax breaks too?
What about taxes on the money in my HSA not used for medical expenses?tax on non-medical expenses
What tax forms will I receive to include with my annual tax filings?Annual tax filing
Will the 20% penality be assessed for a distribution for non-qualified expenses?penalities and expenses
If I close my HSA, are there any tax penalities?closing an HSA
Is there a limit on how much I may contribute to my HSA and deduct from my taxes each year?Max contribution and withdrawal
What is an "Above the Line" tax deduction?Above the line deduction
How are distributions from my HSA taxed after I am no longer eligible to contribute?how do I get taxed on my distributions?
How are distributions from my HSA taxed?Taxation on distributions