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Snow shutdown: What could possibly go wrong?

What's the toughest decision the government's chief people person has to make? Here's a hint: It's usually triggered by a winter storm in the nation's capital, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Federal Report , pay and benefits , OPM , snow closure

Friday - 11/04/2011, 02:00am EDT

Kim Kardashian's impact on teleworking

Washington's been hit with a series of shockers this year ranging from an earthquake followed by a hurricane and a heat wave followed a freak cold snap. Now we learn that Kim Kardashian's idyllic marriage has crumbled. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says this could be the news that kickstarts the government's telework program.

Tags: GSA , telework , workforce , management , Federal Report

Thursday - 11/03/2011, 02:00am EDT

Retirement planning checklist

Benefits expert John Elliott joins Your Turn with Mike Causey with advice for federal employees after pre-retirement preparation.

Tags: NITP , John Elliott , Your Turn , retirement , pay and benefits , TSP , SSA

Wednesday - 11/02/2011, 02:30pm EDT

High-priced health plans ailing

After years of being asleep at the health-insurance switch, it appears that many federal workers and retirees are actually doing more than complaining about higher premiums, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: pay and benefits , benefits , FEHBP , healthcare , health insurance , open season

Wednesday - 11/02/2011, 02:03am EDT

Buyout bait: Tart or tasty?

Would you quit your job for a relatively small cash payment and a 0.3 percent raise?That's the choice facing thousands of federal workers this month, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: pay and benefits

Tuesday - 11/01/2011, 02:00am EDT

Midlife crisis: Life or death?

Is it more important to provide insurance for your family after you've gone, or while you are still around but pretty much helpless? It's a dollars-and-sense option people should check out, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Federal Report , pay and benefits , benefits , life insurance , long-term care insurance , Tammy Flanagan , Long Term Partners LLC

Monday - 10/31/2011, 02:00am EDT

Does it pay to work?

Are you better off financially slogging it to work or sleeping in five days a week. Some people say that all things considered they would be better off as a retiree than as an office serf. So do the math, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Federal Report , pay and benefits , retirement , benefits , workforce , COLA , Social Security

Friday - 10/28/2011, 02:00am EDT

Good time to watch your back

A picture is starting to form about what federal and postal workers can expect from Congressional budget-cutters. And as you probably suspected, it isn't pretty, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.

Tags: pay , benefits , Federal Report , supercommittee , Congress , budget , Darrell Issa

Thursday - 10/27/2011, 02:00am EDT

Long term care and an update on the congressional supercommittee

Host Mike Causey is joined by Paul Forte and Beth O'Brien of Long Term Care Partners, and Federal Times reporter Stephen Losey.
October 26, 2011

Tags: pay and benefits , Long Term Care Partners , Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program , Paul Forte , health benefits , retirement benefits , Federal Times , Stephen Losey , pay freeze , COLAs , FERS retirement program , Your Turn with Mike Causey , Beth O

Wednesday - 10/26/2011, 10:54pm EDT

Long-term care: Your clock is ticking!

Saving money on long-term care insurance premiums is easy: All you need is to sign up a couple of weeks before a stroke or accident makes it impossible for you to dress, bathe, eat or get in and out of bed. If you don't know that horrible, magic moment, check out Senior Correspondent Mike Causey's column today.

Tags: Federal Report , pay and benefits , healthcare , long-term care insurance , FEHBP

Tuesday - 10/25/2011, 01:00pm EDT
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