Health Insurance

IRS sets 2021 limits for HSAs

2020-05-27T12:59:04+00:00

The increases, based on inflation, are once again modest. The IRS has released its contribution limits for health savings accounts in 2021, and with years past, the limits continue to tick upward. The IRS adjusts contribution limits for HSAs yearly based on inflation. For 2021, those limits will be: $3,600 for individual coverage (an increase of $50 [...]

IRS sets 2021 limits for HSAs2020-05-27T12:59:04+00:00

SIDE EFFECTS OF SILVER LOADING

2020-01-17T16:30:36+00:00

When the Trump administration decided in 2017 to stop reimbursing insurers for cost-sharing reductions on silver-level plans for those who qualify, carriers responded by raising the price of their silver-level plans across the board, a practice known as “silver loading.” A recent Fierce Healthcare article reports on this practice, noting that the effect on consumers is vastly different depending [...]

SIDE EFFECTS OF SILVER LOADING2020-01-17T16:30:36+00:00