Banking on HSAs

Haugh, Richard
January 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2006, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p17
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The article highlights the interest of insurance companies and banks in offering health savings accounts (HSA) to consumers in the U.S. Katy Henrickson, senior analyst with Forrester Research, comments on the advice given to citizens about their health care expenses. HSA can be used with a high-deductible insurance plan in paying health care costs. Some insurance firms are venturing in the banking business to provide HSA such as UnitedHealth Group which formed Exante Bank.


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