UMB: HSAs more popular than ever

Health Savings Accounts are gaining in popularity, according to statistics from one company. Not only are more people using them, they’re putting more money into their accounts. UMB Healthcare Services says that balances for its HSAs grew 36.1 percent, surpassing $400 million following 2011 open enrollment. The number of HSAs stood at nearly 200,000 at […]

HSA coverage reaches 10 million nationwide

Ten million people now use health savings account insurance plans, an increase of 25 percent since last year, according to an annual report from America’s Health Insurance Plans, an industry trade group. The largest purchaser of the plans was the large-group market, which rose by 33 percent, followed by the small group coverage, which grew […]