For Your Benefit

Host Bob Leins and presenters from the National Institute of Transition Planning, the federal leader in retirement planning seminars focus on a specific area of retirement planning from financial security, taxes, federal benefits and estate planning, to life after retirement.


Latest Podcasts / Episodes

  • May 2, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director, NITP. This topic has become more complicated for employees retiring under the three-tiered FERS retirement system that includes Social Security,…
    May 2, 2022
  • April 25, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Joe Sullender, CFP®, to talk about strategies for late savers. The basic tenets are: It is never too late to develop a plan You likely…
    April 25, 2022
  • April 18, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Brian Kurrus, CFP® to answer questions about your investments, including the Thrift Savings Plan. How are my investments allocated? How much risk am I taking?…
    April 18, 2022
  • April 11, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes John Jilek, CFP®. If you are planning to retire in the near future, it is time to take a serious inventory of your ability to…
    April 11, 2022
  • April 4, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Karen Schaeffer, CFP® and Jon Dauphine, CEO of the Foundation for Financial Planning. Karen Schaeffer, CFP®, often says so much about financial planning is common…
    April 4, 2022
  • March 28, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, Inc., welcome Kim Weaver, Director, External Affairs, and Jim Courtney, Director of the Office of Communications and…
    March 28, 2022
  • March 21, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director, NITP. “I believe legends and myths are largely made of truth.” – J.R.R. Tolkien Today’s show will tackle some of…
    March 21, 2022
  • March 14, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes David Santana, Health Insurance Specialist from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Understand your Medicare coverage choices to maximize your benefits Evaluate the cost…
    March 14, 2022
  • March 14, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes David Santana, Health Insurance Specialist from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Understand your Medicare coverage choices to maximize your benefits Evaluate the cost…
    March 14, 2022
  • March 7, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes WAEPA CEO M. Shane Canfield and Stacy Outlaw, WAEPA’s Senior Vice President of Marketing. March is Women’s History Month.  During this program we will be…
    March 7, 2022
  • February 28, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Josh Huder, Ph.D., to discuss the 117th Congress. Josh is a Senior Fellow at The Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University, a non-profit organization dedicated…
    February 28, 2022
  • February 14, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes David Melton, Public Affairs Specialist with Social Security Administration, to answer common questions about Social Security. How can one get help from SSA? When should…
    February 14, 2022
  • February 7, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Patti Hudson, Lifetime Health and Fitness Expert. Aside from the physical symptoms, Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on our lives with long term effects on our…
    February 7, 2022
  • January 31, 2022 on ForYourBenefit, host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Marc Levine, Esquire, to talk about how we deal with the two certainties in life: death and taxes, and in this case, death taxes. Among…
    January 31, 2022