A look ahead

Monday - 7/7/2014, 5:05pm EDT

For Your Benefit

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July 7, 2014 -- This week on For Your Benefit, hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan conduct their annual mid-year discussion on the state of the federal workforce and recent events affecting federal employment.

Join Leins and Flanagan for a candid look at legislation under consideration by Congress as well as recent rulings and guidelines having an immediate impact on benefits and personal finances.

Discussion topics include but are not limited to:

  • phased retirement;
  • why you should take Medicare Part B as of age 65;
  • the one-rollover-per-year rule, starting Jan. 1, 2015;
  • the "longevity annuities" IRS regulation, announced July 1, 2014;
  • the ins and outs of Voluntary Contributions (for CSRS feds only).