flexible spending accounts

A Tax Rule Washington Is Making Easier

Posted on 11/5/2013 by |Washington Watch | Comments

Bulletin Today | PoliticsNo more rushing to buy a spare pair of prescription glasses to use up your flexible spending account (FSA) before the year ends. >> Sign up for the AARP Money newsletter. The Treasury Department is letting employers give their workers a break by allowing them to roll over up to $500 from their special accounts into the next year. The accounts, which each year let you set aside up to $2,500 in before-tax dollars to pay for health care expenses, …

December Already…

Posted on 12/1/2009 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Money & SavingsWe’ve made it to the last month of 2009 – can you believe it? You’ll be happy to know that my Thanksgiving road trip went smoothly and I was home with plenty of time to spare for Thanksgiving breakfast. And now on to holiday shopping and preparing for the holiday season! My mission this month is to get the perfect gifts for my friends and family without breaking the bank…I’ll keep you updated on my progress. Here are a few …