Bob Braunstein

  • Special info for firefighters, air traffic controllers and LEOs

    This week’s guest is federal benefits specialist Bob Braunstein. July 12, 2010

  • Federal employee’s guide to the known and unknown benefits universe

    NITP presenters Bob Braunstein and James Marshall will answer your questions about Social Security, the TSP, and other federal benefits programs. May 23, 2011

  • When a “COLA” is not a “COLA”

    Federal benefits specialist Bob Braunstein and host Bob Leins discuss in detail the pay adjustment system for feds and retirees. August 27, 2012

  • When a ‘COLA’ is not a ‘COLA’

    Federal benefits specialist Bob Braunstein and host Bob Leins discuss in detail the pay adjustment system for feds and retirees. October 29, 2012

  • Retirement twilight zone

    Bob Leins hosts a roundtable discussion of some strange but true retirement planning stories. March 25, 2013

  • Retirement twilight zone

    Bob Leins hosts a roundtable discussion of some strange but true retirement planning stories. April 8, 2013

  • Q&A….just for feds

    Federal benefits expert Bob Braunstein answers your retirement and career planning questions. May 6, 2013

  • Spanning the globe with retirement benefits questions!

    Bob Leins welcomes federal benefits specialist Bob Braunstein back to the studio to look at situations that may arise during one’s career with the federal government and how to best handle them at retirement.

  • Tax and benefit planning – perfect together!

    Bob and Bob trade places, as federal benefits specialst Bob Braunstein plays host to the show’s usual host, tax expert Bob Leins.

  • Phased retirement: Is it for you?

    The idea of easing into retirement working three or four days a week is appealing to a lot of people. Now it is a reality for thousands of government workers, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. But does the new phased retirement program make sense for you? And are you even eligible?