Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

A Flexible Spending Account (FSA) is a tax-advantaged financial account set up through the cafeteria plan of an employer in the United States. An FSA allows an employee to set aside a portion of his or her earnings to pay for qualified expenses as established in the cafeteria plan, most commonly for medical expenses but often for dependent care or other expenses. Money deducted from an employ...
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Laser Vision Correction and Reading Glasses

Laser vision correction means you'll be able to drive and see TV without your glasses. But if you are over 40 years old, what about your reading vision? Patients with good distance vision invariably become gradually more dependent on reading glasses around their mid forties. However if you are myopic (near sighted), you can read well without glasses, indeed you'll probably find yourself taking the...
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Are You Ready For Reading Glasses?

Are You Ready For Reading Glasses?
Are you at the point of not being able to read up close without straining? Reading Glasses and Fashion Many people find themselves in need of single-vision reading glasses. It's not a sin. In fact, reading glasses can be fashionable, colorful, and fun to coordinate with your wardrobe. There are full size, half-eyes, bifocals which are "plano" or no added Rx on the top so you can actually walk in t...
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Over the Counter Reading Glasses

The demand for pre-made reading glasses is huge. The idea that you could pick your own Over the Counter (OTC) reading glasses for a fraction of the cost of those purchased through your doctor or optician is appealing for many presbyope. But are they worth it? For many they are. But they are not without their limitations. OTC Reading glasses do not take into account certain important factors such ...
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