Flexible Spending Accounts

This lesson will take you through how to sign up or waive flex spending accounts for dependant care and medical costs.


  1. Next you will either select or waive your flex spending accounts. 


    When going through Open Enrollment you should take the time to read through the text on this page.


    The minimum and maximum pay period contributions are listed at the bottom of the screen.

    Step 1
  2. Click the Next >> button.

    Step 2
  3. The check boxes for both the Flex Dependent and Flex Medical accounts are checked by default.  You will have the opportunity to waive them later if you wish.

    Step 3
  4. Click the Next > > button.

    Step 4
  5. The first screen you are taken to allows you to either select or waive the option for a Flex Dependent Spending Account.

    Step 5

  6. In this lesson we are going to waive the Flex Dependent Spending Account.


    Click the WAIVE FLEX DEPENDENT CARE option.

    Step 6
  7. Click the Next > > button.

    Step 7
  8. The next screen is where you will either select or waive the Flex Medical Spending Account.

    Step 8

  9. In this lesson we are going to choose to have a Flex Medical Spending Account.


    Click the MEDICAL REIMB ACCT-STATE PLAN* option.

    Step 9
  10. Click the Enter Amount or Rate field.

    Step 10
  11. Enter the desired information into the MEDICAL REIMB ACCT-STATE PLAN* field. Enter "10".

    Step 11
  12. This is the amount which will be deducted each pay period.

    Step 12
  13. Click the Next > > button.

    Step 13

You have completed the Flexible Spending Accounts lesson.

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