Re: eligible expenses for an FSA account
Originally Posted by Martha
The downside with an FSA is that it is a use it or lose it account. You have to spend all the money each year or forfeit what is left. Employers can give a grace period after year end for up to two and a half months.
Nice links, good information.
Just a reminder for the less-initiated that constraints on medical savings accounts (with high-deductible health policies) are quite different from those on flexible accounts mentioned above.
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ESR'd March 2010. FIRE'd January 2011.
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