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Are you making a $14,000 mistake?

If you focus only on premiums next year, you could be making a $14,000 error when picking your 2012 health plan, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , open season , Walt Francis , health premiums , Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 02:00am EST

PMS season hits government

Be careful. Be very careful. The PMS season for government workers is about to spike, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. And you know what that means.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , benefits , health insurance , FEHBP , open season , Walt Francis , Your Turn , Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees

Monday - 11/28/2011, 02:00am EST

FEHBP Best Buys

Over the next few days you should stuff yourself with good food and knowledge. You've got the eating part right and we can help with good ideas, especially while you are shopping for your 2012 health plan, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , open season , FEHBP , Walt Francis , Your Turn , John Elliott

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 02:00am EST

The lull before Thanksgiving

Most federal workers and retirees aren't going to spend a lot of time this week worrying about their 2012 health plan. But next week, after the guilt of Thankgiving, you should get serious about what could be the most important financial decision you will make this year, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , FEHBP , open season , Federal Report , health insurance , Walt Francis

Monday - 11/21/2011, 02:02am EST

When dull is good

If you are a long time federal or postal worker you may have noticed this is the dullest health insurance open season in decades. But Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says that's a good thing...

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , benefits , health insurance , FEHBP , open season

Friday - 11/18/2011, 02:15am EST

Dump day delayed?

Today, according to some folks, is Dump Day. It's the deadline for either calling it quits with your spouse, partner, betrothed or significant other or sticking with them at least until next year. Fortunately for feds, the D-day decision for your health plan is not until mid-December.

Tags: open season , Mike Causey , Federal Report , health care , FEHBP , health insurance , Walt Francis , John Elliott

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 02:00am EST

FEHBP open season

Host Mike Causey is joined by Walton Francis, author of "The Checkbook Guide to Health Plans," to talk about what's the best health plan for you and your family.
November 16, 2011

Tags: Your Turn , Mike Causey , Walton Francis , FEHBP , open season , Health Maintenance Organizations , APWU , NALC , SAMBA , Mail Handlers , GEHA , health care

Wednesday - 11/16/2011, 08:48pm EST
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As open season kicks off, OPM uses Web to get word out

Shirley Patterson, the assistant director of federal employee insurance options at OPM, told the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris the agency turned to a new channel of communication to get the word out this year: webcasts.

Tags: OPM , Shirley Patterson , FEHBP , open season , health insurance , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris

Monday - 11/14/2011, 08:23am EST
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Open season, Medicare part B, and job cuts

Host Mike Causey will talk about the big issues facing federal employees with NARFE's David Snell and Federal Times staff writer Stephen Losey.
November 9, 2011

Tags: Mike Causey , Your Turn , David Snell , NARFE , Federal Times , Stephen Losey , open season , Medicare Part B , federal retirement , DoD , Air Force , Congressional supercommittee , job cuts , budget battle

Wednesday - 11/09/2011, 09:50pm EST
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Tips to jumpstart your Open Season strategy

Benefits expert Tammy Flanagan joined In Depth with Francis Rose.

Tags: pay and benefits , In Depth , open season , health plan , Tammy Flanagan

Friday - 11/04/2011, 06:43pm EDT
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