|How to Use Your FSA
Many PEBB members use a flexible spending account (FSA) to help them pay for high-cost medical services not covered by their plan. They choose an amount that’s deducted – tax free – from their pay each month, and submit a claim for reimbursement after they receive the service.
FSAs work differently for braces. Typically, you sign a contract with the orthodontist, make an initial payment and submit a claim for the initial reimbursement. Then, you pay the provider as treatment progresses and submit claims as you pay.
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