In the news

February 26, 2024 – Tax season: Important HSA considerations the workforce should know (BenefitsPRO)

January 12, 2024 – 20 Years of HSAs: Exploring the evolution to mainstream status (BenefitsPRO)

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Press releases

November 9, 2023 - Helping Employees Enroll in HSAs

August 31, 2023 - HSA Bank Renews Support for Sheboygan ‘There Is Hope’ Walk

June 6, 2023 - HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health and Wealth IndexSM Highlights Growing Focus on Mental Health Benefits and Retirement Challenges

May 4, 2023 - HSA Bank Expands Offerings to Help Benefit Participants Cover Education Costs

February 21, 2023 - HSA Bank Expands Benefit Offerings to Promote Employee Well-being

 

In the news

December 13, 2023 – Need to spend those pre-tax health dollars? Food and exercise may qualify (The Washington Post)

December 8, 2023 – Chaz Rodriguez, HSA Bank — Top Corporate Counsel (Milwaukee Business Journal)

December 4, 2023 - Combatting end of year burnout: Maximizing benefits for greater self-care during the holidays (BenefitsPRO)

November 30, 2023 - The best health savings account (HSA) providers of 2023 (Bankrate)

November 20, 2023 - HSAs are a ‘powerful, yet underutilized’ financial tool, says CFP—how to take advantage during open enrollment (CNBC)

November 14, 2023 - HSAs Gain Popularity, but Few Users Invest Assets, and Education Remains Big Concern (Plan Sponsor)

November 12, 2023 - Higher Numbers of HSAs Positioned as Retirement Savings Strategy (401K Specialist)

November 13, 2023 - Employers are taking the reins when it comes to HSAs (Investment News)

November 8, 2023 - More Than 4 in 10 Americans Are Making This Expensive Mistake (The Motley Fool)

October 24, 2023 - Supporting employees’ retirement journey: The power of the HSA (BenefitsPRO)

September 26, 2023 - Mark Haessly of HSA Bank: Here Are Our Five Most Successful Employee Benefits and Perks (Authority Magazine)

September 26, 2023 - Employers are getting more creative on benefits (Axios)

September 24, 2023 - Despite the ups and downs of the fintech space, people still really care about it (TechCrunch)

September 19, 2023 – Mental health benefits & retirement readiness weigh on Americans: How employers can help (BenefitsPRO)

September 15, 2023 - As student debt repayment restarts, companies prioritize education benefits (Worklife)

September 14, 2023 - Open enrollment season: Support employees in selecting the right coverage (BenefitsPRO)

August 30, 2023 - FSA vs. HSA: What’s the Difference and How to Pick the Right Account for You (Buy Side from WSJ)

August 16, 2023 - 3 steps to improve student loan relief after SCOTUS ruling (Employee Benefit News)

August 7, 2023 - Gen Z wants to save for retirement: Here’s how to help (BenefitsPRO)

HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health & Wealth Index Highlights Growing Focus On Mental Health Benefits And Retirement Challenges (HRO Today)

June 21, 2023 – 1 in 3 Americans Isn't Sure How to Cover Medical Expenses in Retirement. Here's a Solution. (The Motley Fool)

June 16, 2023 – HUB introduces HSA investment account (401k Specialist)

June 14, 2023 – HUB Retirement Expands Offerings with New HSA Solution (NAPA)

June 13, 2023 – Benefits Aggregator Hub Adds In-House HSA (Plan Adviser)

June 7, 2023 – Rising Healthcare Costs Discourages Consumers from Enrolling (401k Specialist)

June 6, 2023 – HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health and Wealth Index Highlights Growing Focus on Mental Health Benefits and Retirement Challenges (Business Wire)

June 6, 2023 – HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health and Wealth Index Highlights Growing Focus on Mental Health Benefits and Retirement Challenges (Yahoo!Finance)

June 6, 2023 – HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health and Wealth Index Highlights Growing Focus on Mental Health Benefits (World News)

June 6, 2023 – HSA Bank’s Sixth Annual Health and Wealth Index Highlights (Sugo Trade Research Center)

May 24, 2023 – Financial coach: Why an HSA is at least 17% better than a 401(k) (CNBC)

May 19, 2023 – Attract and retain employees with tuition reimbursement accounts (BenefitsPRO)

May 19, 2023 – Couples Age 55 or Older Can Soon Contribute $10,000 a Year to Health Savings Accounts (Consumer Health News)

May 19, 2023 – Couples Age 55 or Older Can Soon Contribute $10,000 a Year to Health Savings Accounts (U.S. News & World Report)

May 18, 2023 – Couples 55 and older will be able to contribute more than $10,000 to health savings accounts (NBC News)

May 18, 2023 – Couples 55 and older will be able to contribute more than $10,000 to health savings accounts (Yahoo! Finance)

May 17, 2023 – IRS Gives Big Boost to HSA, HDHP Limits in 2024 (SHRM.org)

May 16, 2023 – Special Olympics to Hold Summer Games Presented by Pratt & Whitney (Hamden, CT Patch)

May 11, 2023 – HSA Bank offers accounts to help plan participants with education costs (Investment News)

May 8, 2023 – HSA Bank to Offer Tuition Reimbursement Solutions (National Association of Plan Advisors)

May 5, 2023 – HSA Bank Offering Provides Reimbursement to Participants for Education Costs (Plan Sponsor)

May 5, 2023 – HSA Bank Introduces Tuition Reimbursement Solution (401k Specialist)

May 4, 2023 – HSA Bank Expands Offerings to Help Benefit Participants Cover Education Costs (yahoo.com)

May 4, 2023 – HSA Bank Expands Offerings to Help Benefit Participants Cover Education Costs (SogoTrade Research Center)

May 3, 2023 – Employee benefits: 5 ways to get creative with employee benefits (HR Executive)

April 24, 2023 – 2023 HSA Conference: Health Care or Retirement Savings Benefit? (Plan Sponsor)

April 17, 2023 – Social Security Uncertainty Bolsters Use Case for HSAs, Proponents Say (Plan Adviser)

April 12, 2023 – 7 Tips for Managing (and Stressing Less About) Medical Bills (Everyday Health)

March 30, 2023 – Get ahead with open enrollment prep now (BenefitsPRO)

March 28, 2023 – Lifestyle spending accounts: What employers need to know (BenefitsPRO)

February 21, 2023 – HSA Bank Expands Benefit Offerings to Promote Employee Well-being (streetinsider.com)

February 21, 2023 – HSA Bank Expands Benefit Offerings to Promote Employee Well-being (Business Wire)

February 21, 2023 – HSA Bank Grows Employee Wellness Offerings (401k specialist)

February 19, 2023 – Best HSA Accounts (Wall Street Survivor)

February 8, 2023 – Tax season and HSAs: How employers can help provide support (BenefitsPRO)

January 31, 2023 – The 10 Best Health Savings Account (HSA) Providers in 2023 (20somethingfinance.com)

January 5, 2023 – Webster Financial (WBS) Rides on Buyouts Despite High Debt (Zack’s)

Press releases

November 17, 2022 - HSA Bank Acquires Health Savings Accounts from Inland Bank and Trust

October 25, 2022 - Are HSAS Starting to Resemble 401(k)s?

October 13, 2022 - HSA Bank Supports HR Professionals with Clarity in Health Plan Selection through Decision Support

October 6, 2022 - HSA Bank Debuts New Digital Experience to Assist Employers in Managing Benefit Account Programs

September 6, 2022 - HSA Bank teams up with Employee Navigator to simplify the healthcare experience for brokers and their clients

September 6, 2022 - HSA Bank Supports Sheboygan ‘There Is Hope’ Walk with $5,000 Donation

June 9, 2022 - Fifth Annual HSA Bank Health and Wealth IndexSM Reveals Americans Value Benefits Supporting Financial, Physical and Mental Wellness

February 16, 2022 - HSA Bank Accelerates Advanced Digital Experience Initiative: Parent Webster Financial Corporation to Acquire Bend Financial

 

In the news

December 22, 2022 – Mental health: How employers can help provide support (Benefits Pro)

December 20, 2022 – Which Is a Better Investment, New York Community Bancorp, Inc. or Webster Financial Corporation Stock? (American Association of Individual Investors)

December 12, 2022 – Sheboygan Salvation Army’s “Battle of the Banks & CU’s” Has a Winner (WHBL-TV)

December 12, 2022 – Huge crowd helps honor C-Suite Stars, including Executive of the Year: Slideshow (Milwaukee Business Journal)

December 9, 2022 – Do You Have to Pay Taxes on Your Savings Account Interest? (Penny Hoarder)

December 8, 2022 – Stephanie Meyer, HSA Bank—CMO of the Year (Milwaukee Business Journal)

December 8, 2022 – C-Suite Stars: Williams-Smith stood out in a year of major accomplishments (Milwaukee Business Journal)

December 6, 2022 – Webster's (WBS) interLINK Buyout to Improve Funding Ability (Zack’s)

December 6, 2022 – Webster Bank gets $9B boost with interLINK acquisition (Banking Dive)

December 5, 2022 – Webster Bank to buy $9 billion deposit platform (American Banker)

December 5, 2022 – Sheboygan Making Spirits Bright light show open: Hours, cost and more (Sheboygan Press)

December 5, 2022 – User experience and its importance in benefits management (BenefitsPRO)

December 2, 2022 – Sheboygan County Banks Compete for the Benefit of the Salvation Army (Seehafer News)

November 30, 2022 – HSAs and 401(k)s – better together? What advisors need to know (BenefitsPRO)

November 22, 2022 – Three Ways to Cut the Costs of Your Workplace Insurance Plan (Money)

November 18, 2022 – Webster (WBS) Unit Buys $15.5M HSA Deposits From Inland Bank (Zacks)

November 17, 2022 – HSA Bank Acquires HSAs from Inland Bank and Trust (Plan Sponsor)

November 17, 2022 – Webster Financial unit acquires 4.8K health savings accounts from Inland Bank (Seeking Alpha)

November 14, 2022 – Best HSA Accounts For 2023 (Investor's Business Daily)

November 3, 2022 – Ragan honors the 2022 PR Daily Awards in New York City: list of winners (PR Daily)

October 31, 2022 – Open enrollment doesn’t have to be scary: How to engage the unengaged (BenefitsPRO)

October 30, 2022 – More Investors Looking at HSAs as a Way to Save for Retirement (The Street)

October 28, 2022 – How HSA Plans are Starting to Resemble 401ks (401(k) Specialist)

October 26, 2022 – PSCA finds more employers using automatic enrollment for health savings accounts (Pensions & Investments)

October 20, 2022 – Meet Milwaukee Business Journal's 2022 CMO, CFO of the Year winners (Milwaukee Business Journal)

October 19, 2022 – Put Your Benefits to Use: How to Drive Employee Plan Participation (Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce)

October 18, 2022 – 8 Best Health Savings Account Providers [Open an HSA in 2023] (Young and the Invested)

October 16, 2022 – HSAs and 401ks—Better Together (Part One) (401(k) Specialist)

October 14, 2022 – HSA Bank Supports HR Professionals with Clarity in Health Plan Selection through Decision Support (HR Tech Specialist)

October 14, 2022 – Ragan’s PR Daily Awards finalists announced (Ragan Communications)

October 9, 2022 – HSAs are underrated savings tool (Arkansas Democrat Gazette)

October 6, 2022 – HSA Marketplace Expanding, But Still Room for Improvement (American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries)

October 6, 2022 – Help your employees think about retirement now with a RRA (BenefitsPRO)

September 30, 2022 – Medical costs are rising. Stocks are slumping. How to get the most bang out of your HSA (CNBC)

September 29, 2022 – 10 Best HSAs for Investing in 2022: Morningstar (ThinkAdvisor)

September 28, 2022 – Best HSA Accounts in 2023: Select the Right One (Investor Junkie)

September 27, 2022 – The Best HSA Accounts and Providers Guide (Morningstar)

September 27, 2022 – 40% of Americans Can’t Afford to See Their Doctors (TheStreet)

September 27, 2022 – Health savings account growth rate high, but investment assets lag behind—Morningstar (Pensions & Investments)

September 27, 2022 – HSA Marketplace Expanding, But Still Room for Improvement (National Association of Plan Advisors)

September 27, 2022 – Who’s Leading in Health Savings Accounts? (401(k) Specialist)

September 23, 2022 – How to Raise Engagement with Benefits During Open Enrollment (SHRM)

August 22, 2022 – How prepared are your employees for health care expenses in retirement? (BenefitsPRO)

August 8, 2022 – HSAs can help those with disabilities save on expenses (BenefitsPRO)

July 12, 2022 – The Great Resignation & The Future Of Work: Chad Wilkins Of HSA Bank On How Employers and Employees Are Reworking Work Together (Authority Magazine)

July 6, 2022 – Reevaluating And Reengaging The Benefits Portfolio (Life Health)

June 13, 2022 – Americans Value Benefits Supporting Financial, Physical & Mental Wellness (Life Health)

June 13, 2022 – Engage your employees in their health and wealth through benefits (BenefitsPRO)

June 12, 2022 – 35% of Americans Worry About Covering Medical Costs in Retirement. Do This if You're One of Them (The Motley Fool)

May 9, 2022 – HSAs and cancer care: How to guide your employees (BenefitsPRO)

May 4, 2022 – Ep 29: Learn About The Triple Tax Advantage Of Health Savings Accounts (RSSA YouTube Podcast)

May 2, 2022 – IRS takes shot at rising inflation with 2023 HSA limits (HR Executive)

April 29, 2022 – IRS Announces Spike in 2023 Limits for HSAs and High-Deductible Health Plans (SHRM)

April 12, 2022 – Attract and retain talent through increased employee benefits engagement (BenefitsPRO)

March 29, 2022 – Employer-sponsored Savings and Spending Accounts and Other Benefits May Minimize "The Great Resignation” (NEEBC)

March 15, 2022 – How Advisors Can Help Reposition HSAs This Tax Season (Financial Advisor)

March 10, 2022 – HSA is a Powerful Tax-Savings Tool (Financial Advisor)

March 8, 2022 – Help your employees make the most of their HSA this tax season (BenefitsPRO)

February 18, 2022 – Retirement Industry People Moves (Plan Sponsor)

February 17, 2022 – Webster Financial's recent deal in line with its tech ambitions—Raymond James (S&P Global Market Intelligence)

February 16, 2022 – Webster aims to bolster health savings account business with latest deal (American Banker)

February 16, 2022 – Webster Financial Acquires Bend Financial (Mergers & Acquisitions)

February 16, 2022 – Webster Bank Close to Snapping up Bend Financial (PYMNTS)

February 16, 2022 – Webster Financial to acquire Bend Financial to complement its HSA Bank unit (Seeking Alpha)

February 16, 2022 – Webster Financial (WBS) Acquires Bend Financial (Street Insider)

February 14, 2022 – 6 Ways To Lower Your Medical Bills If You Don't Have Insurance (GO Banking Rates)

February 2, 2022 – Webster Financial and Sterling Bancorp Complete Merger (ABFJournal)

February 2, 2022 – HSA Definition: What Is a Health Savings Account? (The Motley Fool)

February 2, 2022 – What To Do If You Contribute Too Much to an HSA, IRA or 401k (Quick and Dirty Tips)

February 1, 2022 – Webster Bank Completes Merger, Moves Headquarters from Waterbury to Stamford (Connecticut by the Numbers)

January 20, 2022 – Looking back on benefits in 2021 and what's ahead for 2022 (BenefitsPRO)

January 17, 2022 – The 10 Best Health Savings Account (HSA) Providers in 2023 (20-Something Finance)

January 16, 2022 – Health Savings Account (HSA) Rules and Limits (Investopedia)

January 15, 2022 – Building A Stronger Retirement | North American Precis Syndicate, Inc. (Mynewstouse.com)

January 7, 2022 – Looking back at top news headlines of 2021 (ATM Marketplace)

January 4, 2022 – Can I have an HSA the year I turn 65? (Сollegeview Books)

January 4, 2022 – How to Invest the Money in Your HSA (medZERO)

Press releases

December 14, 2021 - HSA Bank Supports Wounded Warrior Project® with $10,000 Donation

October 5, 2021 - HSA Bank Launches First of its Kind Retirement Healthcare Calculator, Bringing Future Savings Top of Mind for Americans

August 19, 2021 - HSA Bank Supports HR Professionals with Annual “Open Enrollment Playbook” Guide and Webinar

August 12, 2021 - HSA Bank Announces Innovative Retirement Healthcare Solution

June 22, 2021 - 7 Ways to Optimize Health Benefits Programs

April 19, 2021 - Webster + Sterling: Creating Scale, Unlocking Growth and Value

March 9, 2021 - HSA Bank Health and Wealth IndexSM Reveals Americans Remain Engaged, Continue to Adapt to Challenges Despite Ongoing Pandemic

 

In the news

December 21, 2021 – Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts: Don’t Lose Your FSA Money (My Money Blog)

December 20, 2021 – Webster's HSA Bank donates $10K to Wounded Warrior Project (Providence Business News)

December 17, 2021 – Expert Q&A: Medicare’s 6-Month Lookback for HSA Contributions (SHRM)

December 2, 2021 – Ensuring your benefits don’t become a burden: Medicare Part A, Social Security & Health Savings Accounts (BenefitsPro)

December 1, 2021 – Retiree Reimbursement Arrangements (Life & Health Advisor Magazine)

November 15, 2021 – Alternative Ways To Invest Your Health Savings Account (HSA) (Forbes)

November 8, 2021 – Episode 326: Financial Health Benefits Featuring Chad Wilkins, President of HSA Bank (Workology)

November 2, 2021 – One last surprise from 2020: The Consolidation Appropriations Act's impact on plan sponsors (BenefitsPro)

November 1, 2021 – Take a closer look at the overlooked HSA (Life & Health Advisor Magazine)

October 21, 2021 – The Open Enrollment FAQ (HavenLife)

October 19, 2021 – The Best 5 Health Savings Account Plans of 2021 (MoneyTalks News)

October 18, 2021 – Participants invest more HSA assets, but hurdles remain (Pensions & Investments)

October 4, 2021 – Why an HSA should be part of your employee's retirement savings plan (BenefitsPro)

September 27, 2021 – Managing open enrollment in a hybrid world (Employee Benefit News)

September 7, 2021 – Thinking Outside the Retirement Health Care Solution Box: Retiree Reimbursement Arrangements (BenefitsPro)

August 30, 2021 – A Must-Have Power Tool for Retirement (Rethinking65)

August 19, 2021 – The Best Places to Open an HSA (Health Savings Account) (The College Investor)

August 19, 2021 – HSA Bank Supports HR Professionals with Annual "Open Enrollment Playbook" Guide and Webinar (Markets Insider)

August 16, 2021 – Webster Bank Offers New Retiree Reimbursement Option Through HSA Bank (Providence Business News)

August 16, 2021 – Notable Marketing Executives: Milt Hwang, HSA Bank (Milwaukee BizTimes)

August 13, 2021 – HSA Bank Offers Retiree Reimbursement Arrangements (PLANSPONSOR)

August 12, 2021 – When a ‘Retiree Reimbursement Arrangement’ Makes Sense (401k Specialist Magazine)

August 12, 2021 – Power Up Your Performance This Open Enrollment Season (BenefitsPro)

July 26, 2021 - Health Savings Accounts vs. Flexible Spending Accounts (Culver Careers)

July 20, 2021 – Kevin Robertson of HSA Bank: In Light of the Pandemic, Here Are The 5 Things We Need To Do To Improve the US Healthcare System (Medium.com)

July 20, 2021 - HSA-Eligible Expenses in 2021 (The Motley Fool)

July 20, 2021 - This Parents Day, Consider a DC-FSA Option for Employees (BenefitsPro)

July 20, 2021 - Kevin Robertson of HSA Bank: In Light Of The Pandemic, Here Are The 5 Things We Need To Do To Improve The US Healthcare System (Money Crashers)

June 23, 2021 - What is an HSA & How Does it Work? (The Motley Fool)

June 18, 2021 - Achieving Better Outcomes with HSAs (National Association of Plan Advisors)

June 15, 2021 - 12 Best Health Savings Accounts: Find Out What’s New for 2021 (Investor’s Business Daily)

May 25, 2021 - How to Recontribute Funds to HSA Bank (Marotta on Money)

May 19, 2021 - Standout Strategies for HSAs: Broadridge Fi360 Conference (401K Specialist Magazine)

May 19, 2021 - Advisors Urged To Focus On Healthcare As Pandemic Recedes (Financial Advisor Magazine)

May 17, 2021 - How to Set Beneficiaries on Your HSA with HSA Bank (Marotta on Money)

May 12, 2021 - Best HSA Accounts (Top 5 Health Savings Accounts) (Xena Kai Finance)

April 26, 2021 - The Webster-Sterling Merger Creates a Strong Bank, But Can it Continue to Create Value? (The Motley Fool)

April 23, 2021 - How to Open an HSA with HSA Bank (Marotta On Money)

April 19, 2021 - More Than a Triple Tax Benefit: A New Way of Looking at HSAs (MyHealthMath)

April 16, 2021 - Get a Deadline Imminent for These Tax Savings (Rethinking65)

April 14, 2021 - How to Make Changes That Make a Difference for your HSA Program (PLANSPONSOR)

April 12, 2021 - Focusing on Your Financial Health (WPRI.com The Rhode Show)

April 5, 2021 - Artist Greg Gossel Selected for Large Schlitz Park Mural Facing Downtown (Milwaukee Business Journal)

April 1, 2021 - Devenir HSA Newsletter: April 2021 (Devenir HSA Newsletter)

March 19, 2021 - Participants More Engaged Than Ever at Work(PLANSPONSOR)

March 19, 2021 - 10 Best HSAs for Investing (Investment News)

March 12, 2021 - How an HSA Can Help You Save for Expenses Now and In Retirement (Social Security Report)

March 11, 2021 - Tweaking Employee Benefit Offerings? Consider These Insights (BenefitsPro)

March 11, 2021 - Get a Health Savings Account Now, You’ll Thank Yourself in Retirement (MarketWatch)

March 9, 2021 - Looking Forward, Americans Remain Engaged, Continue to Adapt to Challenges(Life Health Advisor)

March 6, 2021 - Our Issues Milwaukee: Brook Tabbert & Shay Fike, Junior Achievement (CW18 Milwaukee)

March 2, 2021 - The Importance of HSAs in saving for Future Health Care Needs Can’t be Underestimated (BenefitsPro)

February 26, 2021 - HSA for Retirement: Rules, Benefits, and Getting Started (SoFi Learn)

Feburary 24, 2021 - Virtual Speaker Series Helps Students Explore Career Paths (Wausau Pilot and Review)

Feburary 19, 2021 - How to Take advantage of an HSA Now (MarketWatch)

Feburary 15, 2021 - How To Invest the Money in Your Health Savings Account (HSA) (Forbes)

Feburary 12, 2021 - HSA Investment Advice: Spending Vs. Investing Your HSA Funds (Investors Business Daily)

Feburary 12, 2021 - Health Savings Accounts: Find Out What’s New, And 12 Best Accounts For 2021 (Investors Business Daily)

January 4, 2021 - COVID-19 Highlighted the Need for a More Flexible Open Enrollment Process (HR News)

January 4, 2021 - Unlocking The Potential of Health Savings Accounts (Marietta Daily Journal)