This week on ForYourBenefit, Bob Leins hosts Kristina E. M. Sturgis, CFP® CDFA™ Financial Advisor, NITP Seminar Presenter and Certified Financial Planner™ with Patterson and Associates to talk about 2017 financial resolutions and how to implement them.
January 9, 2017
Randy Silvey, president of Silverlight Financial, says federal employees need to have a better grasp of their financial situation as they decide to ride into the sunset.
The Thrift Savings Plan ended 2016 on a strong note, posting both positive monthly numbers and high yearly numbers.
Financial planner Arthur Stein shares his thoughts on the stock market’s recent surge and what it means for your Thrift Savings Plan. January 4, 2016
This week on ForYourBenefit, our hosts, Bob Leins Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, welcome Ken Gold the Director of Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown to the studio.
January 2, 2017
Guest columnist Jim Halbruegger shares some of the lessons he’s learned in his long federal career.
Attorney Tom O’Rourke joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to answer your estate planning questions. December 28, 2016
Social Security may be a third rail, but it’s time for the politicians to step right on it.
The 2017 defense authorization bill increases the amount DoD workers get for leaving their jobs by $15,000. The bill, signed into law by President Obama on Friday, provides up to $40,000 in retirement incentives for eligible civilian employees.
What is the fastest growing group of federal workers? Scientists, IT specialists or millionaires? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the answer may surprise you.
Learn to understand the process of leaving employment and becoming an annuitant, decisions to make when planning to retire and OPM’s “personnel office” retirement services.
December 26, 2016
Stock market prognosticators predicted doom and gloom prior to the election. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says the reality is quite different since then.
USPS improved its numbers across the board in 2016, reaching record growth in certain categories, but still lost money due to retiree health benefits prefunding requirements and April’s exigent rollback, which cost USPS about $1 billion this year.
Now that the new $40,000 federal buyouts are available, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey explains what it may take for you to get one.
This week on ForYourBenefit, Bob Leins hosts Patti Hudson, Life Coach and Health Educator, to talk about millennials.
December 19, 2016