Today, 17 million policyholders and dependents are covered in 13.8 million accounts.
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Participants in health savings accounts contributed a median of $700 a year.
Given the tremendous health care costs people will face in retirement, HSAs can be a significant tool.
Cowden Associates has introduced Retirement ComprehensiveCast.
Workers are still mainly unaware of the long-term tax-free growth health savings accounts (HSAs) can generate.
More companies are adding or considering financial wellness programs for their participants, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Workplace Benefits Report.
A set of consumer-facing tools and a white paper from HealthView Services aim to help people incorporate health care costs into retirement planning.
According to the recent “Generational Planning Study” released by Genworth, nearly half (46%) of American adults give themselves a poor or failing grade when it comes to their retirement account contributions.
As individuals often lose employer-provided insurance benefits when they retire, it is important to consider what insurance is needed so they can retire comfortably and confidently.
As increasing health care costs compete with retirement savings, health savings accounts (HSAs) can be a tool for a holistic health and retirement benefits plan.
When I was a youngster many years ago, my mother taught me to look both ways before crossing the street. I was precocious and told my mother that on a one-way street, I only had to look one way.
Transamerica Retirement Solutions released a new mobile application that allows plan advisers and financial consultants to directly compare retirement plans.
Participants in employer-sponsored retirement plans are prepared to reduce 401(k) account contributions to mitigate worries over health care expenses, the Mercer Workplace Survey finds.
Health benefits costs will continue to increase despite the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), and in some cases, because of it, according to Sheldon H. Smith, of counsel at Bryan Cave LLP in Denver.
The American College of Financial Services created the Financial Services Certified Professional (FSCP) designation, which seeks to help advisers understand client concerns.
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America launched an online benefits assessment tool for employers.
The American Benefits Council has requested guidance about how the ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) will affect health and retirement plans.
Mortgage payments, credit card debt, college tuition—they can all get in the way of retirement savings, despite employees’ best intentions.
Discussing health care costs in retirement is new for many advisers, and few say they have the knowledge and resources to do it well.
The professional retirement plan adviser profession will be fundamentally transformed during the next three years, according to a study from Diversified.