TITLE

Principal to Offer HSAs to Third Parties

AUTHOR(S)
Ackermann, Matt
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
American Banker;5/11/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 90, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a plan by Des Moines, Iowa-based Principal Financial Group to begin selling its health savings accounts to other companies, including insurers, third party administrators, and investment firms in summer 2006. The health savings account platform will give companies access to online enrollment and education tools.
ACCESSION #
20797823

 

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