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When mobile workers telework

If a mobile worker is teleworking, does that mean they're in the office?

Monday - 03/28/2011, 04:00am EDT

Debt limit's impact on your Thrift Savings Plan

Does the battle over the debt limit have an impact on the TSP super-safe G fund?

Monday - 03/14/2011, 04:58pm EDT
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The lighter side of the dark side of telework

A noted technology author says your spouse hates telework.

Monday - 03/14/2011, 04:00am EDT

Charlie Sheen & Federal Pension Payments

What do the annuity payments of federal retirees and the troubles facing Charlie Sheen have in common? And what's a Charlie Sheen? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey, as per usual, has most of the answers.

Monday - 03/07/2011, 04:00am EST

Shutdown Warning: Don't Shoot Self In Foot

If there is a government shutdown some federal workers have a plan to punish the politicians who caused it. Unfortunately some of their tactics are the equivalent of shooting themselves in the foot. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey explains.

Wednesday - 03/02/2011, 04:00am EST

Thrift Savings Plan February returns

Tom Trabucco, director of external relations for the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, which RUNS your Thrift Savings Plan, explains what's driving growth in all TSP funds.

Tuesday - 03/01/2011, 04:47pm EST
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In shutdown scenario, do's and don'ts of TSP

With a potential shutdown, feds looking for monetary relief would have to finalize it before operations cease.

Friday - 02/25/2011, 11:56am EST
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Will feds eye TSP as fast cash in shutdown?

Tom Trabucco, the Director of External Affairs at the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, discusses the likelihood of feds taking out TSP funds in the event of a furlough.

Wednesday - 02/23/2011, 03:34pm EST
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How your decisions can protect your loved ones

For Your Benefit takes on the following issues this week - long term care, life and disability insurance, investing for the long and short term, and the Thrift Savings Plan.
February 14, 2011

Monday - 02/14/2011, 02:03pm EST
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Taxes, benefits, longterm care, and annuity checks

If you're a federal employee with questions about taxes or benefits, you'll want to listen to this show.
February 7, 2011

Monday - 02/07/2011, 04:12am EST
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Real deadlines loom for estimated taxes

Estimated taxes are due for 2010, but where does your TSP fit into all this? We ask Registered Employee Benefit Consultant Ed Zurndorfer.

Monday - 01/10/2011, 12:00pm EST
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More Feds Join Club Millionaire!!!

Believe it or not, the federal Thrift Savings Plan has more than 100 investors with 7-figure accounts. So, is there a 401k-plan millionaire in the next cubicle...or maybe in your car pool? Mike Causey has the numbers.

Thursday - 01/06/2011, 02:01am EST

Your NestEgg: Decoding the TSP

If you work for Uncle Sam chances are you know somebody, in fact lots of people, who are investing in the best 401k plan in America. So who is the lucky person? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says look in the mirror, then listen to his Your Turn radio show at 10 a.m. today.

Wednesday - 01/05/2011, 06:00am EST

Accidental TSP payments sent out last week

Nearly 10,000 participants received payments, some as much $10,000

Tuesday - 01/04/2011, 10:05am EST

How the Voluntary Contribution Program works

Federal benefits expert Tammy Flanagan joins host Mike Causey with details on the Voluntary Contribution Program. They'll discuss how it works, who can join it, and how it would work with a Roth option.
December 15, 2010 (Encore Presentation)

Tuesday - 12/14/2010, 03:58pm EST
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Causey with last-minute open season tips

Federal News Radio senior correspondent Mike Causey offers some last-minute tips for open season.

Monday - 12/13/2010, 05:00pm EST
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Health Premiums: When Expensive is Still Cheap

Buying a health plan simply because it has low premiums can be a big mistake unless: you have been dropped from your parents federal health plan; you are the ex-spouse of a federal worker or retiree or you are currently piggybacking on your nonfederal spouses health insurance. In that case, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey, expensive can still be cheap.

Wednesday - 12/08/2010, 04:00am EST

Last-minute open season tips

Federal health benefits expert Walton Francis explains what feds need to do in the last week leading up to the open season deadline.

Tuesday - 12/07/2010, 06:22pm EST
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How to find open season resources fast

Open Season 2010 is quickly coming to a close. December 13 is the last day for feds to make changes to their health care plans. David Snell from the National Active & Retired Federal Employees group joins us to talk about the best health plan deals for feds and retirees.
December 8, 2010

Tuesday - 12/07/2010, 04:08pm EST
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