Tammy Flanagan: Personal retirement counseling sessions disappearing at federal agencies
June 1, 2018 10:01 am
< a min read
Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne.
They cite policy, budget constraints and the beauty of self-service. For whatever reason, personal retirement counseling sessions are disappearing at many agencies. One result is employees don’t know exactly what is going on. Another is that avoidable errors end up going to the Office of Personnel Management in retirement packages. Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director at the National Institute of Transition Planning, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin with an argument for the practice.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, 6 a.m.-10 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. region and online everywhere.
Tom also writes a weekly commentary. Subscribe to Federal Drive's daily audio interviews on iTunes or PodcastOne