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4:20 pm, December 18, 2014

For Your Benefit

Mondays, 10:00 a.m.

Presenters from the National Institute of Transition Planning, the federal leader in retirement planning seminars, take your calls and emails every Monday. Each week, the show focuses on a specific area of retirement planning from financial security, taxes, federal benefits and estate planning, to life after retirement and the latest rumors. Email your questions or call the show live at 202-465-3080.

The "state" of the estate tax

Host Bob Leins talks about the new federal estate tax law and other estate tax issues with attorney Marc Levine.
January 14, 2013

Monday - 01/14/2013, 08:31pm EST
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The TSP in 2013

Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan host a round table discussion of the Thrift Savings Plan and what's ahead for the TSP this year.
January 7, 2013

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 12:22am EST
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The best date to retire and more

Host Mike Causey is joined by Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan, hosts of Federal News Radio's For Your Benefit program. They will talk about how you can plan your retirement to maximize your benefits.
January 2, 2013

Tuesday - 01/01/2013, 10:01pm EST
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The year ahead: what federal employees and retirees can expect

Bob Leins, Mike Causey and Tammy Flanagan discuss what federal employees have to look forward to in the New Year.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 12:00pm EST
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Financial planning and a view from the 'cliff'

Certified Financial Planner Joseph Sullender on how to best prepare for your retirement.
December 17, 2012(Encore presentation December 24, 2012)

Monday - 12/17/2012, 10:41pm EST
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How to deal with holiday stress

Lifestyle coach Patti Hudson talks about maintaining a positive outlook during the holidays.
December 10, 2012

Monday - 12/10/2012, 06:57pm EST
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Your last-minute questions as Open Season comes to a close

Insurance expert and author Walton Francis joins Bob Leins and John Elliott to answer those remaining questions you may have as you make your decision about your FEHBP this open season.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 01:38pm EST
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Reps from Kaiser Permanente answer FEHBP questions

Director of Federal Sales and Account Management John C. Patrick and Dr. Fazi Sabi, OBGYN and site lead for the Gaithersburg Super Hub, join hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan to talk about the plans available to the federal employee in the Kaiser system.

Monday - 11/26/2012, 01:12pm EST
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Aetna options for FEHB during Open Season

Tom Bernatavitz, senior vice president and head of federal plans for Aetna, talks about the federal employee health benefit options that his company is offering.
November 19, 2012

Monday - 11/19/2012, 02:07am EST
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A guide to the federal health plans for Open Season

Walton Francis, editor of the Checkbook Guide to the Health Plans for Federal Employee, answers your questions about health care benefits and costs.
November, 12, 2012

Monday - 11/12/2012, 06:51pm EST
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Open Season with FSAFEDS

Bart Turney from FSAFEDS discusses the benefits of flexible spending accounts.
November 5, 2012

Monday - 11/05/2012, 11:46pm EST
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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

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 03:33pm EDT
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Medicare - all you need to know!

David Santana, health insurance specialist for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, gives an overview of the Medicare system.
October 22, 2012

Tuesday - 10/23/2012, 12:34am EDT
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How to invest in the TSP

John Jilek, CPF, discusses the Thrift Savings Plan and how to invest in the TSP and get the most for your dollar.

Monday - 10/15/2012, 06:27am EDT
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Important financial considerations for women and for charitable donations

Certified Financial Planner Kristina Sturgis discusses financial planning issues related to retirement.
October 8, 2012

Monday - 10/08/2012, 07:17pm EDT
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A look through our 'crystal ball' into the near future

Senior Correspondent Mike Causey joins Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan to discuss what Congress may do in the next few months that will affect the pocketbooks of federal employees and retirees.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 01:36pm EDT
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Work and entrepreneurship in retirement

Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan welcome Michael Creedon, DSW, into the studio. Michael is a gerontologist with over 30 years of experience in improving programs and services for the elderly.

Monday - 09/24/2012, 12:06pm EDT
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Disability and disability benefits

Lester Austin, public affairs specialist at the Social Security Administration, explains the disability application process and answer your questions about benefits.
September 10, 2012

Monday - 09/10/2012, 07:15pm EDT
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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

Monday - 08/27/2012, 10:49pm EDT
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The "best of" your questions, part 3

Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan discuss the "best of" subjects brought up during recent seminars.
August 20, 2012

Monday - 08/20/2012, 06:39pm EDT
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