How take care by WageWorks Commuter Works

Simply decide how much to contribute to your take care® by WageWorks Commuter account up to the allowed monthly limit. Funds are moved from your paycheck to your account before taxes are deducted. As soon as funds are available in your account, start using them for qualified commuting expenses. Pause or cancel contributions to your account at any time. There’s no “use it or lose it” as long as you’re enrolled in the program.


Using Your take care by WageWorks Commuter Account

Use a variety of convenient payment methods associated with your account.


Pay You Back

If your commuting expenses are less predictable, pay them yourself and then get reimbursed for eligible expenses. Arrange for funds to be deposited directly to your checking account or for a check to be mailed to you.


Use Your take care Flex Benefits Card

Use the convenient take care Flex Benefits Card to pay for transit and parking. You decide how much money to load onto your card each month to cover your monthly commuting costs.


Managing Your WageWorks Commuter Account

Manage your account via a secure website on any computer or mobile device that’s connected to the Internet or via the take care by WageWorks MyFlex℠Mobile app. Use this handy app to snap a photo of receipts and instantly submit them for payment and check your take care by WageWorks Commuter account balance—right from your mobile device.


Monthly Contribution Limits

The IRS has established the following maximum contribution limits:

  • $255 per month for transit and eligible vanpools  
  • $255 per month for qualified parking

There's no "use it or lose it" policy with your take care by WageWorks Commuter account. Available balances can be rolled over year to year. Keep in mind, though, that if you stop working for your employer, you lose access to the funds in your account.