Your Turn

  • Pros and cons of the TSP lifecycle funds

    Financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn show to discuss the pros and cons of the TSP lifecycle funds, and whether your retirement is protected from another “bear” market. April 20, 2016

  • Are changes coming to the Pentagon and the VA?

    Federal News Radio reporters Scott Maucione and Nicole Ogrysko join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss whether Congress will take action to change the personnel systems at the Pentagon and the VA. April 13, 2016

  • It’s tax time! What should you do?

    Bob Leins, host of Federal News Radio’s For Your Benefit show, joins host Mike Causey to discuss what you should be doing for this tax filing season. April 6, 2016

  • Transit benefits & the GOP budget

    Federal News Radio reporters Meredith Somers and Nicole Ogrysko join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss changes in commuter benefits and how the 2017 GOP budget proposal would affect feds. March 30, 2016

  • How to avoid the 7 Deadly Sins of Investing

    Financial writer Allan Roth joins Senior Correspondent Mike Causey on Your Turn to discuss some best practices for investing in the TSP.

  • What’s ahead for senior executives in the federal government?

    Senior Executives Association interim president Jason Briefel joins host Mike Causey to talk about issues affecting senior executives in the federal government, and Katie Maddocks with the Federal Managers Association will talk about some pending legislation on Capitol Hill and how it could affect feds. March 16, 2016

  • Investment strategies for feds

    On this week’s Your Turn, financial analyst Bob Lang will discuss investment options for federal workers and Katie Maddocks with the Federal Managers Association will talk about some pending legislation on Capitol Hill and how it could affect feds. March 9, 2016

  • The differences between estate and retirement planning

    Do you know the difference between retirement planning and estate planning? Washington estate planner Tom O’Rourke will explain it when he joins host Mike Causey on Your Turn. March 2, 2016

  • Is the self plus one option right for you?

    Federal benefits expert Walton Francis and NARFE legislative director Jessica Klement join host Mike Causey to discuss the new self plus one health care option and what Congress has in store for feds and retirees this year. February 23, 2016

  • When is your best date(s) to retire?

    What are your best date(s) to retire? Federal benefits expert Tammy Flanagan will answer that question when she joins host Mike Causey on Your Turn. February 17, 2016

  • Self-plus-one: Should you try it?

    Walton Francis, editor of the Consumers’ Checkbook Guide to Federal Health Plans, will answer your questions about the news self-plus-one health care option. February 10, 2016

  • What’s on your retirement planning checklist?

    What should you consider when putting together a retirement planning checklist? Find out when retirement planner John Grobe joins host Mike Causey on this week’s “Your Turn” radio show. January 27, 2016

  • The bear market & your TSP account

    Certified financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey to discuss how the bear market is impacting your TSP account. Stein will go over the options that you have to protect your retirement nest egg. January 20, 2016

  • Congress, OPM cyber breach and more

    Katie Maddocks, deputy director of Government Affairs at the Federal Managers Association, joins host Mike Causey to discuss the Wounded Warrior project, the OPM data breach, and more. January 13, 2016

  • Advance planning is the key to retirement gold

    When or if you make it to retirement, a little advance planning could be worth its weight in gold. Federal benefits expert Tammy Flanagan joins host Mike Causey to discuss what you should be doing now to guarantee the best deal in retirement. January 6, 2016