• 50 things you can buy with your FSA dollars before they expire - and 5 surprising things you can't

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    An estimated $400 million in FSA funds was forfeited last year.
    You can actually use the money you've contributed to your FSA to buy certain healthcare products the IRS has deemed eligible.
    However, there are certain things like bug spray and tampons that you can't buy pre-tax.
    For 2018 employees were allowed to put up to $2,650 in their FSA account, according to the IRS. These funds are use-it-or-lose-it. The IRS has allowed some employers to give their employees the chance to participate in a carryover option, which allows the rollover of up to $500, or a grace period option, which gives...
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