Pet Health Savings Accounts are an opportunity to set money aside for veterinarian care in advance. They may be used for veterinarian services and products. This is an excellent means of having funds on hand when needed for veterinary services while earning credits on your savings to create additional funds for your pet’s care.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: I have never heard of pet health savings account. What are pet health saving accounts?
A: It is simply a prepaid plan for veterinary services at Cornerstone Animal Hospital.
Q: What exactly are the credits?
A: These are noncashable, nontranferable credits that are applied at the end of each quarter based on your balance. These credits may only be redeemed for services and products at Cornerstone Animal Hospital. For the year 2018, the credit is 4% annually for each $100.00 in your account. This amount may reset the 1st of January each year.
Q: May I use my account at other veterinary hospitals?
A: No. Pet Health Savings Account funds and credits may only be used at Cornerstone Animal Hospital
Q: How do I establish an account?
A: A minimum of $75.00 is required to establish an account. Additional funds added have a $25.00 minimum requirement.
Q: How do I add funds an account?
A: There are two methods available.
- You may add funds whenever you elect.
- Automatic charge to credit card, debit card or checking account once or twice per month. (recommended method)
*Care Credit cards or Scratch credit cards may not be used to fund an account.
Q: What if happens if my pet passes away and there are remaining funds left in my pet saving account?
A: You may transfer the account with credits to an friend or family member who is a a client at Cornerstone Animal Hospital.
You may request a refund without credits. Credit or debit card transactions will be credited back to your card. Cash or check transactions will be mailed to you within two weeks of request. Cash refunds are not available at our office.
Q: What if I decide to close my account?
A: There is $10.00 processing fee that will be applied for the closure of all accounts. Remaining funds without credits will be returned. Credit or debit card transactions will be credited back to your card. Cash or check transactions will be mailed to you within two weeks of the request. Cash refunds are not available at our office.