Your Turn

YOUR TURN

  • Pathways Program & open season

    Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller, Meredith Somers, and Mike O’Connell join host Mike Causey to discuss the Pathways Program, the upcoming health and life insurance open seasons, and the nearly useless factoid that appears in Mike’s daily column. August 31, 2016

  • Senior executives & presidential transitions

    How will the presidential transition affect you? And what are you likely to face in January? Find out when SEA acting president Jason Briefel joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn program. August 24, 2016

  • What are your options with LTC premium hike?

    Paul Forte and Joan Melanson of Long Term Care Partners, the company that administers the FLTCIP, join Senior Correspondent Mike Causey on Your Turn to answer questions about long-term care coverage and benefits.

  • Social Security & TRICARE

    This week on “Your Turn”, John Grobe, president of Federal Career Experts will answer your questions about Social Security, and the best day for you to retire from the federal government. August 10, 2016

  • The “bad” side of publicity

    What happens when a government agency receives bad publicity for something it is doing? Find out this week when Federal News Radio reporters Nicole Ogrysko and Meredith Somers join host Mike Causey on Your Turn. August 3, 2016

  • Protecting your TSP nest egg

    What can you do to protect and grow your TSP account? Financial planner Arthur Stein has some ideas and will share them when he joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio program. July 28, 2016

  • Why are LTC premiums going up?

    Long term care premiums are going up. So what should you do? Paul Forte and Joan Melanson with Long Term Care Partners, will answer that question when they join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio program. July 20, 2016

  • Is there an “age gap” in your office?

    Federal News Radio reporters Nicole Ogrysko and Meredith Somers join host Mike Causey to discuss a recent FNR report of the impact of millennials on the federal workplace. July 13, 2016

  • Social security & military benefits

    NARFE’s Jessica Klement and John Hatton join host Mike Causey on the first half of today’s Your Turn to discuss reforms to the Windfall Elimination Provision or WEP. Later in the show. Brig. Gen. Mike Meese (Ret.) will talk about what’s pending in the Defense Authorization Act and a change to the military TSP plan. July 6, 2016

  • When to retire and other pearls of retirement wisdom

    Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director at the National Institute of Transition Planning, answers your questions about transitioning into retirement.

  • The ins and outs of Social Security

    Federal benefits expert Tammy Flanagan joins host Mike Causey to discuss Social Security for active and retired feds, and the different ages when people become eligible for full benefits. June 22, 2016

  • The NDAA, buyouts and more

    Greg Stanford with the Federal Managers Association will discuss the National Defense Authorization Act, proposed changes in Vets Preference rules and possible buyouts for some federal employees. June 15, 2016

  • Are you a ‘millionaire fed’?

    Should you set up a trust to manage your assets? Estate planner Tom O’Rourke says yes and he explains why when he joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. June 8, 2016

  • Is the Roth TSP right for you?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein is this week’s guest on Your Turn. He will discuss the differences between a regular TSP account and a Roth TSP, and which one is right for you. June 1, 2016