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High-deductible health-insurance plans grow more attractive to employers
Washington Post

High-deductible health plans and the health savings accounts (HSAs) that link to them are becoming a familiar fixture on the insurance landscape, even though they get mixed reviews from many consumers and health-policy experts.

Rising costs make the plans attractive to employers because they are cheaper than comprehensive coverage. And the new health-care overhaul makes only minor adjustments to the plans. But some supporters worry that bigger changes might be in store.