5 FSA Store Tips for Dad
Father’s Day is quickly approaching onJune21, 2015! If you're a dad, did you know your Flexible Spending Account can help with 3fun, healthy ways to enjoy your big day?
With yourFlexible Spending Account (FSA), you can pick up products to explore anew activity or keep up with a favorite hobby!
How will you do that? Here are 5tips:
1. Step up your fitness
June is an important time for your health through something called National Men's Health Week! This week happens right before Father's Day and highlights all types of health initiatives and health screenings to keep track of your well being.
Not sure which particular healthy activity you'll enjoy? You can look into pickup games or leagues to try a new one! Or, if you do enjoy the gym or running, but find you're not going often enough, you can always try to boost your activity during the week.
No matter what you do, your FSA can help through products like pain relief hot and cold therapy packs, knee or ankle braces and even sunscreen! Check out FSA store for the wide variety of products available with your FSA!
Shop for Pain Relief at FSA Store
2. Control stress levels
We all deal with stress in our lives, whether it's because of work or other issues. Getting the proper amount of rest and letting your body de-stress are also important to ensuring you stay healthy.
1. An FSA can cover pain relief heat therapy eye mask to help you de-stress or treat a headache, or other pain relief products, should you experience back pain or other ailments.
Also, be sure to check out all-natural pain relief by Thermal-Aid at FSA Store
3. Treat allergies or congestion
If you spend a lot of time outdoors in the yard, or if you enjoy outdoor activities, you want to ensure you can enjoy these with dealing with seasonal allergies. Allergies can affect our daily activities, especially if we drop an activity when allergies become too much to deal with. Luckily, your FSA can cover cold and allergy products, so that you don't have to cancel your outdoor plans!
Your FSA makes everything from nasal sprays to nasal aspirators and warm steam vaporizers available with tax-free funds. These products can help relieve congestion and other allergy symptoms, so you can enjoy your day.
Some products that contain medications like Zyrtec or Claritin do require a prescription for FSA reimbursement, but you can buy these items at FSA Store with a doctor's Rx.
Shop for Cold & Allergy products at FSA Store
4. Enjoy the great outdoors
If you spend a lot of time outdoors with your kids, other loved ones, or friends, you know how important it is to stay comfortable during a walk, hike, or even a camping trip. Nothing can make outdoor fun less enjoyable than pain or a minor nuisance.
Stay on your feet with cushioned insoles or get support from knee/ankles!
Shop for Elastics and Athletic Treatments
5. Protect your skin from the sun
Planning a lot of activities in the sun this Father's Day? Want to enjoy time by the water with your family or going to the local park? Make sure to protect your skin from damaging UVA and UVB rays! You can even use your FSA to pick up sports sunscreenor for sunscreen lip balm.