Flexible Spending Accounts

FSA Changes Provided in COVID Relief Bill

As the pandemic continues, more help is available for FSA participants with the latest FSA COVID relief bill. Under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, new options are available for employers to adopt to their 2020 or 2021 FSA plans.  While these options are not mandatory, they can help participants from losing funds, among other… Continue reading FSA Changes Provided in COVID Relief Bill

Flexible Spending Accounts

Four Things Every 2021 FSA Participant Should know

Woman sitting on steps outdoors using laptop to review her 2021 FSA. Welcome, Flexible Spending Account Participants!  As an FSA plan holder, you can save significant dollars on IRS approved expenses.  As you begin or continue to use your account more, here are four things every FSA participant should know for 2021. OTC Expenses are… Continue reading Four Things Every 2021 FSA Participant Should know

Employee Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts, P&A Group, Pre-Tax Commuter Plans

Building a Successful Virtual Open Enrollment Campaign

If you’re re-imagining the Open Enrollment experience this year, you’re not alone.  Many employers are transitioning to a completely virtual Open Enrollment for 2020, using creativity and relying on fresh digital strategies to augment their Open Enrollment.  P&A Group can help create and deliver an Open Enrollment campaign that keeps your employees informed and engaged. … Continue reading Building a Successful Virtual Open Enrollment Campaign

Employee Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts

Use Your Health FSA to Get Back-to-School Ready

School is just around the corner.  Whether students will be back in the classroom or will continue virtual learning, preparations for the start of the new academic year are underway for many families.  As you stock up on back-to-school essentials, save some money by using your Health Flexible Spending Account (FSA) on eligible expenses.  Consider… Continue reading Use Your Health FSA to Get Back-to-School Ready

A Word from Joe Priselac, Flexible Spending Accounts, P&A Group

Virtual Open Enrollment: 3 Tips When You Enroll in a Flex Plan

For many of us, the normal workplace landscape has changed significantly this year. With many employers opting to host a virtual Open Enrollment, employees will need to keep an eye on their inbox for updates. When it comes to your Flexible Spending Account (FSA), here are three tips to consider during Open Enrollment. Know Your… Continue reading Virtual Open Enrollment: 3 Tips When You Enroll in a Flex Plan

Employee Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts

Changing Your FSA Election During the Coronavirus Crisis

Some FSA participants may be allowed to change their FSA election(s) during the coronavirus pandemic. Recently, there have been many changes happening in the benefits industry to help provide relief for Americans impacted by COVID-19. Under IRS Notice 2020-29, employers can allow for mid-year changes to 2020 Health FSAs and Dependent Care FSAs. If your… Continue reading Changing Your FSA Election During the Coronavirus Crisis

Employee Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts, P&A Group

P&A Group’s SmartFlex Program: How to Increase FSA Participation

P&A Group's SmartFlex e-mail program keep your workforce connected during Open Enrollment. Many employers and employees have quickly adapted to working from home during the coronavirus pandemic.  As the country continues to rebuild and operate in a COVID-19 era, many employees are still working remotely. With more employees home, communicating with your workforce is more… Continue reading P&A Group’s SmartFlex Program: How to Increase FSA Participation