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Changes In How You Can Spend Your FSA/HSA Funds

Now you can use youyr flexible spending account (FSA) to purchase over-the-counter medications without a prescription, as well as menstrual care products, including pads, tampons, cups and liners.
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Creative Ways To Empty Your Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Tic-tok is the sound you're hearing for your cash in your Flexible Spending Account (FSA). Depending on your employer’s rules, if you don’t spend your FSA money by the end of the annual grace period, you potentially lose some of it. Lost cash is never a good thing. So if you have to use your FSA...
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Use A Plastic Cap To Keep An Egg From Rolling Off The Counter

Eggs are an incredible food! Low in calories and packed with protein, it's a tasty way to start the day! But as soon as you pull the out of the carton, they take on a life of their own and begin to roll around the counter. In an instant that beautiful egg ends up falling off the edge of the counter...
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Tips On Keeping A Clean Bathroom Looking Clean

Usually when you do some straightening up, a room looks a lot more organized and clean. Except the bathroom. For some reasons the laws of organization do not seem to apply. So here are some common culprits that make a clean bathroom appear disheveled. Wet counters can be a source of frustration...
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When You Should Stop Taking Medications To Prevent An Addiction

It seems the older we get, the more medications we take. While some medications may be needed long-term to help manage chronic conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure. But there others designed for short-term usage and may be harmful if used for too long. How might you know whether it’s...
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Cold And Flu Medications Found To Be Ineffective For Children

This is not what you want to hear as we enter the cold and flu season, but there is very little you can do to help you cope. A recent report in the British Medical journal claims that over-the-counter medications that proclaim to alleviate cold and flu symptoms are largely found to be ineffective...
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Surprising Ways You Can Lose Your Hearing

It is estimated that 48 million Americans have some sort of hearing loss. While most of that is caused by listening to music with earbuds at a high levels of sound, working around loud machinery or environment and you age, there are other less common causes that lead to early loss of hearing. For...
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Window Cleaner Shouldn't Be Used To Clean Your TV

A staple of cleaning is the squirt bottle of blue window cleaner. Along with cleaning everything from your windows to your shower tile, itis slightly less abrasive than most other multi-purpose sprays—making it great for use on more fragile surfaces. As great of qualities as window clean has there...
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Keep Cats Off Your Countertops With These Tips

The struggle is real! Our beloved cat brings us joy but our curious critters can sometime be unwelcome in the kitchen, especially after using the litter box and wondering on to your counter where food is being prepared. Even worse is the food being out and they leap on to the surface to investigate...
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Sleep Cool This Summer For A Restful Night

There is nothing like waking up for a full night's sleep but when was the last time that actually happened? Now that summer is here it seems even harder to get a restful night's sleep. So here are some tips to sleep in the heat of summer from experts. According to the National Sleep Foundation, we...
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