Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees

  • Is it time to change your health plan?

    Most federal workers rarely change their health plans. Is that a mistake? Find out when Walton Francis, author of the Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. November 29, 2017

  • Tax reform could spank feds in high-tax states

    Active and retired feds in big tax states could take a financial hit if Congress passes the tax “reform” bill eliminating state, local and real estate taxes as federal tax deductions.

  • Reasons not to change health plans: The devil you know

    Against statistics and advice, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says only about 6 percent of health policyholders change plans.

  • Switching partners? How about switching health plans?

    Every year Uncle Sam holds an open season, when federal workers, retirees and their survivors can update, enroll in or change their benefits package.

  • Your partner or your health plan?

    Every year, Uncle Sam holds an extensive and expensive open season when federal workers, retirees and their survivors can update, enroll in or change their benefits package.

  • Is it time to update your health care plan?

    It’s open season which means federal workers, retirees and their survivors are updating, enrolling in or changing their benefits package. How can you get the best coverage at the lowest premium? Find out when Walton Francis, author of the Consumer’s Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees. joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. November 22, 2017

  • Free 2018 health insurance?

    If you work for Uncle Sam and are reasonably healthy, there’s a good chance you can get free health insurance next year.

  • Open season with Walton Francis

    Do you need to get Medicare Part B? What are the advantages of an HMO? What’s the difference between a self only plan, a self-plus-one plan and a family plan? Walton Francis, author of the Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees, will answer those questions and more when he joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn.

  • $2,000 for 2 hours of work

    If somebody offered you $2,000 for two hours of work and it’s not illegal, immoral or fattening, would you take it?

  • A ‘Your Turn’ trifecta

    This week on Your Turn, host Mike Causey interviews federal benefits expert Walton Francis, AAFMAA COO Mike Meese and FEEA executive director Steve Bauer. December 14, 2016.