Financial planner Arthur Stein offers investment strategies on Your Turn with Mike Causey for just-starting-out feds, people mid-career and those facing retirement or already there.
The Army cast off nearly 700 soldiers in the second half of 2016.
Seventeen senators introduced a bill to ensure federal employees get paid, even if Congress can’t agree how to fund the government past April 28.
How do you legally become a millionaire on the side using just your government paycheck? A reader gives Senior Correspondent Mike Causey the lowdown.
Federal employees who invest in the Thrift Savings Plan withdraw more than $9 billion annually from the government retirement fund, due in part to its strict rules on withdrawals. Now two senators have introduced a bill to relax those TSP restrictions.
The Office of Personnel Managment has made some progress in working through the spike in retirement claims it saw earlier this year. However, the agency still has a higher overall backlog in claims than did a year ago.
Host Bob Leins welcomes Karen Schaeffer, Certified Financial Planner, to the studio. Do you want to know how you can up your financial literacy game? Get tips on how to be your own best financial planner!
April 10, 2017
Maybe the coming warm weather here has you thinking how nice it would be to go to that Tuesday day game. Face it. You’ve got the retirement bug. Federal Drive with Tom Temin talked with Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director at the National Institute of Transition Planning, about how to get a jump on planning.
A certain catchphrase of the late, great comedian Rodney Dangerfield is applicable to the Thrift Saving Plan’s always-safe G fund, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.
The IRS is reviewing its managerial pay system after the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration identified over 1,500 instances where managerial pay raises were applied incorrectly.
Senior Correspondent Mike Causey asks whether a 1.9 percent pay raise in 2018 is too much, too little or just right.
The Thrift Savings Plans is seeing red for the first time in 2017, after two funds posted negative numbers in March.
Does the fact that President Donald Trump’s son-in-law has been tasked to fix the government make you nervous in your civil service job?
Lyn Alden, who provides equity research and investment strategies, offers insights into what the future holds for the TSP.
AARP magazine financial columnist Allan Roth joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss investment strategies for federal workers. He’ll also share his about his dare-to-be dull method of investing. April 5, 2017