Welcome to the HSA Council

The Health Savings Account (HSA) Council is an organization of banks, insurers and technology leaders committed to increasing the adoption velocity of health savings accounts in the United States. The HSA Council represents its members before Congress, the White House and U.S. Courts in order to preserve the ability of Americans to pay for healthcare using an HSA.

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 HSA Council's List of Congress Legislation: For the 114th Congress, includes legislation the Council supports and opposes.

HSA News Highlights

  • Prediction for 2016 HSA Indexed Amounts
    Released January 2015 by HSA Consulting Services' Todd Berkley. 
    "We predict that the maximum HSA contribution will increase to $6,750 for those with family coverage in 2016. The individual contribution limit is expected to remain $3,350."  Learn more. To see the complete predictions visit askmrhsa.com/.

  • HSAs should be included in the Veteran’s Choice Card program: HSA Council Board member, Bill West with HealthEquity, wrote an article for the Washington Times detailing how HSAs could help veterans to find affordable and timely care as part of the Veteran's Choice card program. Read the article. In November 2014, the HSA Council wrote a letter to VA Sec. McDonald detailing the benefits of an HSA within the Choice card Program. Read the letter.

  • Congress Passes HSA Council-Supported ABLE Account Act 
    In December, Congress enacted an a bipartisan bill creating tax-preferred savings accounts -- similar to an HSA or a Roth IRA -- that will allow disabled people and their families to save for their care without sacrificing eligibility for disability benefits. Learn more from the HSA Council. See the Section-by-Section. Read the Council's Letter of Support.

The HSA Council is dedicated to advancing policies that preserve and expand banks’ ability to offer Health Savings Accounts. Its members include financial institutions, insurers and their technology partners.

​Questions? Please contact Renee Galbraith for more information.

 
 

 HSA Update

 

The HSA Update provides news on regulatory and legislative activities in the HSA marketplace. It includes news and analysis with competitive, technology and state information.

Contact Renee Galbraith for information on past editions.

 

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