PHIT Act Info
The PHIT Act allows individuals & families to use funds in pre-tax medical accounts to lower cost of sports, fitness and other qualified physical activities & equipment such as:
- Youth & Adult Sports League Fees
- School Pay-to-Play Sports Fees
- Gym & Health Club Memberships
- Personal Trainers
- Bike Rentals
- Sports & Fitness Equipment
- Sport-Exclusive Footwear
- Tournament & Race Registration Fees
- Youth Camps
- Fitness Tracking Devices
- & Much More
The PHIT Act would make any expense exclusively intended for the sole purpose of being physically active eligible for FSA/HSA reimbursement. Consumers would save 20-37%
PHIT Informational Flyers
Self-care strategies are good for your mental + physical health and can help you take charge of your life.
Take care of your body and your mind and connect with
others to benefit your mental health.
Take Care of Your Body
Find an activity that includes movement, such as dancing or a nice jog. Get outside, hike on a nature trail or your be active in own backyard.
Health Benefits of Physical Activity (Children)
Health Benefits of Physical Activity (Adults)
Average Weight Gain in Children on the East Coast During COVID-19
Use these statistics to help support the PHIT Act
Nearly 2/3 of the population making under $75,000 per year are inactive
Inactivity Rates By Household Income, 2018
Anatomy of an Unhealthy Life
Change is Needed NOW!
Number of Americans who put money into pre-tax medical accounts in 2018
- Aite Group, 2019
Average Household income of HSA account holders
- WageWorks, 2018
$74.7 Billion Available in HSA (Health Savings Account) assets to Treat Disease Now
PHIT will allow use of funds in HSA accounts to prevent disease through physical activity
Parents spend, on average, $671 per year on youth sports. And more than 20% of parents spend more than $1,000 on sports each year, for each child."
-National Council on Youth Sports, 2018
In the U.S., an investment of $1 in physical activity leads to $3.20 in medical cost savings"
- World Health Organization