How to Open an HSA
Learn how to open a health savings account. See what the benefits of opening one are and check the eligibility requirements.
With an HSA, you can save for today and tomorrow
HSA benefits aren't only measured in financial gain, but also in the unique ability to create flexibility in a stringent healthcare market. Here are the main benefits for you:
Save more for your health
Contributions to an HSA are tax deductible. Paying with these funds means you'll pay less for health expenses.
Health safety net
Rollover your HSA funds from year to year. Unlike an FSA, there's no "use it or lose it" policy.
The 401(k) of healthcare
After age 65, use your HSA money for non-health related expenses and just pay income taxes on your withdrawals. No penalty!
Are you eligible for an HSA?
You’re covered under an HSA-qualified HDHP
You aren’t enrolled in Medicare
You don’t have or aren’t eligible to use an FSA
You aren’t claimed as a dependent on someone else’s tax return
2020 Contribution Limits
Age 55+ catch-up
2021 Contribution Limits
Age 55+ catch-up
Three magic words: triple tax benefits
The tax benefits of an HSAs are an incredible way to minimize real health costs increases year over year.
Tax-free interest & investment earnings
Tax-free distributions for qualified medical expenses
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Why a Lively HSA?
Healthcare is complicated, your HSA doesn’t have to be. Lively is simple and intuitive and is designed to help you get the most out of your HSA. Opening a Lively HSA is free for individuals and families.
Transparent pricing. No hidden fees.
FDIC insured HSA account. Your money is safe.
Seamless management. 100% paperless.
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Save for free, seriously
Absolutely no fees. Lively HSAs are free for individuals and families.
No fees to add HSA investment capabilities to your account.
Painlessly manage transfers and contributions