The latest in health savings account information for vision and eye care costs.

Changes to Health Saving Accounts in Response to COVID-19

The U.S. federal government recently passed the Coronavirus Aid, Recovery, and Economic Stabilization Act – also known as the CARES Act – which gave people some additional flexibility in how they can use health savings accounts (HSAs) and flexible savings accounts (FSAs) for medical expenses.  We discuss the value of these tax-exempt savings accounts in…

LASIK eye surgery cost

How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost?

One of the most common questions people considering laser vision correction surgery ask is: How much does LASIK eye surgery cost? The short answer is, on average, it costs around $4,200.  But there’s more to understanding how much LASIK eye surgery costs than the national average. Here, we explore the many factors that go into…

LASIK Isn’t As Expensive As You Might Think

Deals, discounts and Groupons aside, the average price of LASIK today is less than $4,200. That represents a significant investment for most of us, making it difficult to believe that LASIK is less expensive today than ever before. But, it turns out, that is the truth. In fact, the price of LASIK has remained relatively…

How Insurance Covers LASIK

How Insurance Covers LASIK and Other Laser Vision Correction Procedures

Nearly 60 percent of people in the U.S. need prescription eyewear to see well, including those struggling with nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Those weighing options for vision correction naturally want to understand how insurance cover LASIK or other laser vision correction procedures.  Part of choosing a procedure like LASIK is figuring out how to pay…

Weighing The Cost of LASIK: 4 Questions To Ask Yourself

  What is the best money you have ever spent on yourself? Was it a vacation? An outfit or pair of shoes? Maybe it was a gadget or “toy” such as a jet ski or an ATV.  But if you ask someone who has had LASIK, they will likely tell you that having great vision…

10 Questions to Ask Your Surgeon About the Cost of LASIK

LASIK and many other vision correction procedures are elective, meaning they are a personal choice rather than a medical necessity, so the cost of LASIK is an important consideration in the decision to have surgery and the choice of a surgeon to perform it. Below is a list of questions to add to your discussion…

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