Use it or lose it
It’s important to understand that in most cases flexible spending accounts (FSAs) do have a “use it or lose it” rule. That means you would lose any money left in your account at the end of the plan year. See the information below on how to help manage your FSA funds.
Resources to maximize your FSA funds
Unsure of what expenses qualify?
Use the Qualified Medical Expenses search tool to check if an expense qualifies to use your FSA funds on.
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*Your FSA plan may exclude reimbursement for certain categories of items. Check your plan for specific coverage details.
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