Bob Leins

  • On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

    May 19, 2012
  • On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

    May 05, 2012
  • The Thrift Savings Plan's Roth option rolls out today. The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board has been preparing for the new program for two years now, but despite the big push today many federal employees will actually have to wait to enroll in the new program. One of the largest federal payroll processors needs more time to upgrade its systems in preparation for the Roth option. Find information about which agencies are affected, as well as the five things feds should know about the Roth TSP below.

    May 04, 2012
  • Economist Dave Redden tells For Your Benefit that young people just starting in the federal service stand to gain the most from tax-free funds in retirement.

    April 16, 2012
  • Are you considering a Roth IRA? How do you know if it\'s the right option for you? Bob Leins of the National Institute of Transition Planning joins Mike Causey on this week\'s Your Turn. John Montague of WAEPA will also join the show to explain why some life insurance plans may be better than FEGLI for some federal workers. October 20, 2010

    October 20, 2010
  • Do you make too much money to be eligible for a Roth option? If so, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says that\'s about to change.

    August 19, 2009