Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees

  • Best buys for feds

    Walton Francis, author of the Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees and Annuitants joins Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to answer your questions about FEHBP open season which ends Dec. 12. December 7, 2016

  • Insurance: An investment you don’t want to pay off

    If you buy insurance now and your status changes next year, what happens? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says you get your own, anytime open season.

  • Make your health plan a money maker

    Has the federal health insurance hunting season got you bewitched, bothered and bewildered? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it’d be worse if you didn’t work for Uncle Sam.

  • Making your health plan pay you

    Is your federal health plan a sleeping giant? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says failure to shop during the current open season could cost you a ton of money.

  • The pros and cons of health savings accounts

    Federal benefits expert Walt Francis joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to answer your questions about government health savings accounts, and how they can save you money. November 30, 2016

  • Picking a health plan not rocket science, or is it?

    Most people know there are ways to save money on health insurance, but Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says there are also ways to actually make money while insured.

  • Military retirement & FEHBP open season

    AAFMAA COO Mike Meese and Walt Francis, editor of the Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees and Annuitants, join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to answer your questions about the new military retirement system and FEHBP open season. November 23, 2016

  • FEHBP open season with Walton Francis

    Federal benefits expert and author Walton Francis joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss FEHBP open season and what you can do to save money on your health care premiums. November 16, 2016

  • Postal service health benefits and the FEHBP

    Insurance expert and author Walton Francis joins host Mike Causey to talk about how the pending Postal Service Reform Act, could affect the health care benefits of both postal and non-postal workers. September 28, 2016

  • Is the self plus one option right for you?

    Federal benefits expert Walton Francis and NARFE legislative director Jessica Klement join host Mike Causey to discuss the new self plus one health care option and what Congress has in store for feds and retirees this year. February 23, 2016