federal benefits

  • TSP Planning for 2019

    Host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host John Elliott, Federal Benefits Specialist at NITP, welcome John Jilek, CFP® to talk about the Thrift Savings Plan.

  • The function of life insurance

    December 17, 2018 – Host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host Bob Braunstein, Federal Benefits Specialist with NITP, welcome Shane Canfield, CEO, Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies (WAEPA). 

  • Are You Ready for Open Season?

    With open season just around the corner, tune in to FEDtalk tomorrow to hear about some of your options as a federal employee when making benefits decisions and planning for your future. Host Jason Briefel will be joined by Joan Melanson of Long Term Care Partners and Joyce Warner of the Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA).

    November 2, 2018

  • Intro to FEHB Open Season 2018

    Host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Maureen Wilkin, Federal Benefits Specialist with NITP.

  • Be prepared for Open Season 2018

    With open season just around the corner, tune into the October 19th FEDtalk to hear about some of your options as a federal employee when making benefits decisions and planning for your future.

    October 19, 2018

  • Insurance education: LTC? CIR? What does it all mean?

    Host Bob Leins welcomes Shane Canfield, CEO, Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies (WAEPA) and Brian Kurrus, Certified Financial Planner® to educate listeners on life insurance, long term care, and chronic illness riders.

  • A look back and a look ahead to federal benefits

    Host Bob Leins and co-host Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, welcome Mike Causey to take a look back at Federal Benefits over the past year and a look to what’s ahead.

  • Open Season with FSAFeds and U.S. Office of Personnel Management

    Host Bob Leins and co-host John Elliott, Federal Benefits Specialist, welcome Jay Fritz, Chief, Program Analysis and Systems Support, Federal Employee Insurance Operations, U.S. Office of Personnel Management to the studio.

  • Hot topics in federal benefits

    Join our host Bob Leins as he welcomes Bob Braunstein, Federal Benefits Specialist, to the studio to talk about hot topics in federal benefits.

    May 15, 2017

  • Medicare and the FEHB

    Our Hosts, Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan, welcome Paula S. Jakub, RHU, CEO of The American Foreign Service Protective Association to the studio to talk about Medicare and the FEHB.

    March 6, 2017