- Understanding the New Health Savings Accounts. Busby, Dan // Clergy Journal;Apr2004, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p21
Discusses Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) under the Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 that became effective January 1, 2004. Deductible contributions set aside to cover medical expenses not covered by a high-deductible medical plan in which the employee...
- Mortgage Debt New Retirement Time Bomb: Retirement Scan. // Financial-planning.com;9/8/2015, p7
The article reports on the eligibility of homeowners ages 75 and older to open a health savings account if their health insurance policy has deductible at least $1300 for individual insurance or $2600 for family coverage in the U.S.
- How Risky Is Individual Health Insurance? Pauly, Mark V.; Lieberthal, Robert D. // Health Affairs;Jul/Aug2008 Web Exclusives, Vol. 27, pw242
This paper describes the relationship between type of insurance coverage in one period and the likelihood of becoming uninsured in the next. We find that for people at the median health status, becoming uninsured is most likely for those with individual insurance, less likely for those with...
- MANAGING WITHOUT MEDICARE. Brinkley, Rene // Black Enterprise;Aug2004, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p37
Focuses on the impact of the projected bankruptcy of Medicare by 2019 on U.S. citizens. Basis of the forecast; Analysis of the solvency status of Medicare by Joseph Antos of the American Enterprise Institute; Difference between health savings accounts and Medicare.
- 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT . . . Health Savings Accounts. Gengler, Amanda // Money;Oct2010, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p34
The article presents information about health savings accounts (HSAs). Increasing numbers of employers are offering HSAs coupled with high-deductible insurance policies. Such bundles can be a sensible choice for people who are young and healthy, although better options may exist for persons with...
- A Debt to Modernity. LUNDQUIST, RONALD J. // Bench & Bar of Minnesota;Aug2015, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p20
The article discusses the need to change the rules related to exemptions in Minnesota which are granted to debtors under Minnesota law and suggests that the rules should be modernized and more to be added. It mentions that the Right to Compensation, Exemption of Insurance Policies and Rights of...
- Mandates coverage keeps people uninsured. Gregg, Judd // New Hampshire Business Review;10/26/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 23, p23
The article reports on the issue over affordable health insurance coverage for citizens in New Hampshire. According to the article, 150,000 people do not have health insurance in which half of them are working-age individuals who chose not to purchase the coverage. In addition, the New Hampshire...
- Disease prevention focus requires new thinking on drugs. Shepherd, Leah Carlson // Employee Benefit News;Jul2006, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p36
This article focuses on the qualification of preventive drugs in the insurance coverage of several U.S. employers and health care insurers. These drugs qualify for coverage before deduction in a health savings account. Included in some providers' lists are cholesterol-lowering medications,...
- Nation's HSAs now hold $2.33 billion; average balance rises to $1,327. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;10/1/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p13
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