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Whom can you trust?

Marc Levine, of Handler and Levine LLC, offers advice on how to choose your trustees, powers of attorneys and executors.
February 3, 2014

Tags: financial planning , powers of attorney , revocable living trust , Marc Levine , Handler-Levine , Bob Leins , For Your Benefit , fiduciary responsibility

Monday - 02/03/2014, 09:24pm EST
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Size of civilian federal workforce increases, but more feds eligible to retire

The departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security account for 94 percent of the growth in the number of civilian employees within the federal workforce, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.

Tags: GAO , workforce , DoD , Veterans Affairs , DHS , retirement , Michael OConnell

Thursday - 01/30/2014, 02:03pm EST
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EPA plans early-outs targeted at higher grades

The Environmental Protection Agency has issued targeted early-retirement and buyout offers to hundreds of employees nationwide, according to an American Federation of Government Employees local. EPA officials are planning to offer early-outs at 19 different offices within the agency, spanning all 10 regions. Workers who sign up can receive up to $25,000 and will have to be off the rolls by early April.

Tags: workforce , EPA , early retirement , buyouts , Jack Moore

Monday - 02/03/2014, 01:44pm EST

Rocky start to 2014 as TSP returns trend negative

Returns for nearly all of the funds in the Thrift Savings Plan trended downward in January following a rocky month on Wall Street. The largest declines came in the stock funds. The large-cap C Fund fell by 3.45 percent, the small-cap S Fund inched down 1.91 percent and the I Fund, made up of international stocks, plunged by more than 4 percent, according to new data from the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board.

Tags: TSP , Jack Moore , Renee Wilder

Monday - 02/03/2014, 10:32am EST

What's the best date to retire?

Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director for the National Institute of Transition Planning and 'the' expert on choosing the right federal retirement date, joins host Mike Causey for this week's show.

Tags: retirement , Tammy Flanagan , Mike Causey , Your Turn , retirement dates , workforce ,

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 12:46pm EST
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SSA offering early-outs in 2014

The early-out offer at the Social Security Administration is one of the first this year in government. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it could open up the promotion pipeline for younger, mid-career employees and jump-start early retirement offers in other agencies too. So how are things in your office?

Tags: early outs , retirement , workforce , Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay , benefits , SSA

Friday - 01/31/2014, 02:00am EST

The 30-day rule

Trick question, and you will never get the right answer. The question is this: How many days are there in the months of September, August and February? If you said anything other than 30 you lose, and it could impact your retirement benefit, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , retirement , Tammy Flanagan , best date to retire

Thursday - 01/30/2014, 02:00am EST

New leadership at DHS cracks down on overtime abuse at CBP

Union and CBP officials call for reform of outdated OT pay system, saying the purpose of Administratively Uncontrollable Overtime was misinterpreted.

Tags: workforce , management , Catherine Emerson , Jeh Johnson , DHS , Senate Homeland and Governmental Affairs Committee , John Tester , Carolyn Lerner , OSC , National Border Patrol Council , Brandon Judd , Ronald Vitiello , CBP , administratively uncontrollable overtime , Lauren Larson

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 02:28pm EST
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Finding the right retirement date for you

Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director for the National Institute of Transition Planning, will give tips on how to determine your magic retirement date.
January 29, 2014

Tags: Mike Causey , Your Turn , workforce , retirement , best date to retire , Tammy Flanagan , NITP

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 07:35pm EST

Latest postal reform bill includes USPS-only health plan

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee debated an updated version of postal reform legislation Wednesday that would allow the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service to restructure its health benefits program. Included in the revised postal reform bill from Sens. Tom Carper (D-Del.) and Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) is a proposal that would create a new postal-only health plan within the broader Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP).

Tags: USPS , postal reform , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee , Tom Carper , Tom Coburn , Pat Donahoe , retirement

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 10:48am EST
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