Flexible Spending Accounts

Still have money left in your flexible spending account (FSA)?  Remember – it’s the use or lose rule.  If you don’t use the money remaining in your account by the deadline date, you will forfeit it!  You have until March 15, 2016 to incur eligible expenses for your Health Care FSA.  You have until December 31, 2015 to incur eligible expenses for your Dependent Care FSA.
Here are some ways to use your Health Care FSA before the end of the year:

  • Acupuncture
  • Contact lenses
  • Contact solution (you will have to pay out of pocket and submit the receipts for reimbursement)
  • Dental treatmentpiggy bank on calculator/li>
  • Doctor’s office copays
  • Eye exams
  • Health insurance deductibles
  • Hearing aids
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Over the counter medications such as cold medicine, allergy treatment, and pain relievers require prescriptions for reimbursement
  • Prescription glasses
  • Prescription medications
  • Transportation (mileage) to and from doctor’s appointments

Last updated: November 3, 2015

Last updated: November 3, 2015