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Can you use an HSA to save for retirement?

Last time, I talked about the health savings account (HSA), and how it offers an unprecedented triple-tax advantage:┬áthe money you contribute for qualified medical expenses is tax-free, grows tax-free, and can be withdrawn tax-free. It’s like your own little shell company in the Cayman Islands. Now, the important point here is that the HSA must … Continue reading »

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The investment hat trick: The health savings account (HSA)

When I started my new job, one of the items on my list was to sign up for an FSA (flexible spending account). Now I’ve talked about the FSA before. An FSA is great, in that you can put money away pre-tax to be used for healthcare-related expenses, and really frustrating, because you need to … Continue reading »

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