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11/26/18

  03:57:00 pm, by MedBen5   , 214 words,  
Categories: Announcements, News, Consumer-driven Health Plans, Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

FSA Contribution Maximum Gets Small Raise in 2019

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the annual inflation adjustment for flexible spending accounts (FSAs) for the 2019 tax year. As has been the case in previous years, contribution limits will see only modest increases or remain unchanged.… more »

11/18/18

Happy Thanksgiving from MedBen!

Happy Thanksgiving from the staff of MedBen! We hope that you and your family have a fun, safe, and relaxing holiday. To observe the holiday, MedBen will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23. We will reopen at 8:00 a.m. EST on… more »

09/06/18

  06:59:00 pm, by MedBen5   , 178 words,  
Categories: Flexible spending accounts (FSAs), Debit cards, Health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs)

MedBen FSA/HRA Debit Card Gets a Makeover

The MedBen FSA/HRA debit card is getting a new look! The color has changed from red to blue and now sports a “cloud” logo in the upper left corner. So when can you expect to get your new card? If you’re a new FSA/HRA client or new enrollee who hasn’t… more »

08/24/18

We're Closed Labor Day, But Online Services Stay Open

Happy Labor Day from MedBen…we hope everyone enjoys the three-day weekend and sends out the summer on a high note! We’ll be closed on Monday, September 3 to celebrate the holiday and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4. Hopefully, health… more »

07/01/18

MedBen Closed On July 4th, but MedBen Access Stays Open

Happy Independence Day from MedBen! In observance of the holiday, our home office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 and reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 5. Hopefully your day off is all about cookouts with friends & family and community… more »

05/20/18

MedBen Closed Memorial Day, But We're Open Online 24/7

The staff of MedBen want to wish you and your family a happy and safe Memorial Day! Our home office will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of the holiday. We will reopen at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 29. During this time, please remember that… more »

03/09/18

2018 Family HSA Contribution Maximum Reduced

Due to a change in cost-of-living increases as calculated under last year's tax reform bill, the IRS has released new recalculated maximums for family health savings account (HSA) contributions for 2018. This year's previously announced family HSA limit… more »

02/25/18

2017 FSA/HRA Reimbursement Request Deadline Is March 31

A few reminders for MedBen clients who offer flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and/or health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to their plan members: For most FSA and HRA plans that have a January effective date, March 31, 2018 is the final day of… more »

11/19/17

While MedBen Closes for Thanksgiving, Online Services Always Open

As the usual end-of-year festivities ramp up, the staff of MedBen would like to take this opportunity to wish you and yours a fun and stress-free holiday season. While MedBen pauses to observe Thanksgiving Day, our offices will be closed on Thursday,… more »

10/27/17

  07:25:00 pm, by MedBen5   , 214 words,  
Categories: News, Consumer-driven Health Plans, Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

IRS Bumps Up Health FSA Contribution Maximum

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the annual inflation adjustment for flexible spending accounts (FSAs) for the 2018 tax year. As has been the case in previous years, contribution limits will see only modest increases or remain unchanged.… more »

08/27/17

  10:35:00 pm, by MedBen5   , 207 words,  
Categories: Announcements, Wellness, Online Services, Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

We're Closed Labor Day, But MedBen Access Offers Helpful Online Services

Believe it or not, Labor Day weekend is nearly upon us... and the staff of MedBen want to take the opportunity to wish you and your family a safe and relaxing holiday! Our home office will be closed on Monday, September 4 in observance of the Labor Day… more »

05/26/17

MedBen Closed Memorial Day... But We're Open Online!

The staff of MedBen want to wish you and your family a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend! Our home office will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of the holiday. We will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 30. Should you need claims and… more »

03/10/17

March 31st an Important Date for Many FSA/HRA Plan Members

A few reminders for MedBen clients who offer flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and/or health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to their plan members: For most FSA and HRA plans that have a January effective date, March 31, 2017 is the final day of… more »

02/10/17

  10:27:00 pm, by MedBen5   , 115 words,  
Categories: Announcements, Flexible spending accounts (FSAs), Debit cards

FSA Debit Card Funding Request Notification E-mail Address Has Changed

An important notice for flexible spending account (FSA) members who use MedBen's "Benny" debit card: The e-mail "From" address for Change to Funding Request notifications has changed. Effective January 30, 2017, daily and weekly funding request e-mail… more »