Making Sense of HSAS For Community Banks

Conrad, Lee
June 2006
U.S. Banker;Jun2006, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the practice of mid-sized and community banks of offering health savings accounts (HSA) to customers in the U.S. Some of the banks with a successful HSA program include Ohio-based Killbuck Savings Bank and Evergreen Bank in Seattle, Washington. Forrester Research analyst Katy Henrickson believes that to establish a successful HSA program, a bank will need to partner with an insurance company.


Related Articles

  • Banking on HSAs. Haugh, Richard // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2006, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p17 

    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...

  • Bank Deposits Heading Toward Change. Dean, Teresa J.; Marjamaa, Leigh // Community Banker;Jan2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p26 

    Focuses on the growth of deposits in several banks in the U.S. in 2003. Report issued by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. on the total deposits on banks in the second quarter of 2003; Bank deposits at Kennebunk Savings Bank in Kennebunk, Maine; Growth of personal checking accounts and...

  • Xmas Club Totals. Kirk, John // Banking;Feb70, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p74 

    Reports on the Christmas Club accounts of the National Association of Mutual Savings Banks in 1969. Gain in the bank's average accounts compared to 1968.

  • Notes, news and views on community banking.  // North Western Financial Review;11/1/2008, Vol. 193 Issue 21, p19 

    The article offers U.S. news briefs related to community banking. The Kansas/Nebraska Schools of Banking recently honored four bankers with scholarships to graduate schools of banking. Young savers around Hastings, Michigan are getting a helping hand from MainStreet Savings Bank of Hastings...

  • TSB changes.  // Accountancy;Nov79, Vol. 90 Issue 1035, p12 

    This article reports on the changes in the structure of the Trustee Savings Bank (TSB) as of November 1979. Tax exemption for interest on ordinary savings accounts with the TSB is to end from November 21. At present the first £70 of total interest from ordinary deposit accounts with the...

  • Aftershocks Of New Haven Conversion. Reosti, John // American Banker;3/1/2004, Vol. 169 Issue 40, p1 

    The bruising fight over New Haven Savings Bank's conversion to stock ownership continues to reverberate in Connecticut. The state Senate's majority leader has introduced a bill that would authorize the banking commissioner to order a depositor vote in future conversions. Had such a vote been...

  • National Savings Bank (NSB) (UK).  // International Dictionary of Finance, 4th Edition;2003, p186 

    Information on the term National Savings Bank (NSB) (UK) is presented. It refers to a savings bank administered by the Department for National Savings and operating through the post office network. Formerly known as the Post Office Savings Bank (POSB).

  • Real Social Security.  // Saturday Evening Post;9/12/1936, Vol. 209 Issue 12, p26 

    Reports on the financial papers which shows that U.S. mutual savings banks have over eleven billion dollars representing half of the volume of total savings account in the country.

  • Isas are here to stay. McMillan, Paul // Money Marketing;11/9/2006, p10 

    The article reports on the announcement of Treasury Economic Secretary in Great Britain Ed Balls that the government will retain individual savings accounts (ISAs) permanently. According to Balls, the government was pledging to retain ISAs, however the distinction between maxi and mini ISAs will...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics