Dependent-care flexible spending accounts aren’t just for kids’ expenses

Kimberly Lankford, Contributing Editor, and Kiplinger's Personal Finance •

Can I use money from my employer’s dependent-care flexible spending account to pay for adult day care for my elderly mother, or is the account just for child care? The dependent-care FSA isn’t just for children. You can also use the money tax-free to cover care for other dependents while you work. To qualify, the