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States Could Have More Say Over What’s Covered in Your...
December 05, 2017

On October 27, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released proposed regulations on health plan coverage requirements offered through state insurance exchanges for 2019. Here is a summary of the proposed regulations:

HHS Proposes...
Creative Ways You Can Spend Your Remaining FSA Dollars
November 29, 2017

You've seen this movie a thousand times. There’s only a handful of weeks left in the plan year, and unless your employer offers FSA rollover, you're rushing to use any money you still have in your Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or it will be...

Top Things to Know When Adding an HSA to Your FSA...
November 16, 2017

Nationwide, many employers are choosing to offer HSAs and HSA-qualified medical plans in addition to their current FSA or HRA offerings. However, employers and employees often have several questions regarding adding an HSA into the mix. What are...

This is What You Need to Know About President Trump’s...
October 23, 2017
Last week President Trump signed an executive order1 urging federal agencies to write, or re-write, regulations in three key areas of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Here, we will discuss the changes and explain what impact they will have on the...
Unlocking the Magic of HSAs From Hire to Retire
September 26, 2017

At an orientation session for my first real job out of college, many (many) years ago, an HR manager explained to our new hire class the benefit of investing in the company 401(k) plan. For a 20-something living paycheck to paycheck, seeing any...

HSA, FSA or HRA: Why Even Floyd Mayweather Can’t Take...
September 18, 2017

You’ve been there. You’re cruising along life, you’re healthy, you’re happy – you’re basically crushing it. Then, with the force of a Floyd Mayweather punch, [insert unforeseen event] happens, and you’re hit with a massive medical bill. Ouch.

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Decision Maker Gumbo: Handling the Unexpected in a Sales...
September 14, 2017

What makes a great gumbo?

Depending on who the chef is, you may get different answers. I believe they would all agree that gumbo at its core is a stew made of a wide variety of meat, seafood and vegetables.

Gumbo is interesting because depending on...

Call Me, Maybe: 3 Reasons Why You’ll Love Calling Your...
September 06, 2017

With most folks tethered to their smartphone, laptops, or tablets nowadays, it’s hard to remember a time when we communicated to one another only by talking -- not texting or emailing.

At Ameriflex, we want to make it cool again for our clients...