Joan Melanson

  • UPDATED: Long term care insurance: Pray your premiums are ‘wasted’

    When many people consider purchasing long term care insurance, which isn’t cheap, they weigh the odds and worry that they might not collect.

  • Partnerships to Improve Public Service

    FEDtalk Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion on improving public service- from the institutional level to the individual level. Guests from across the federal community will discuss how they work together to…

  • Understanding Open Season Options

    FEDtalk Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion on Open Season. Your benefits experts will provide you with information on what new benefit options are available this Open Season and how you can…

  • Long Term Planning and Supplemental Insurance Options for Feds

    FEDtalk Weighing the pros and cons of various insurance options can be difficult.  Tune into FEDtalk this Friday for a clear explanation of the long term planning and supplemental insurance options available to federal employees.…

  • It’s time to sign up for long care coverage

    Joan Melanson and Paul Forte of Long Term Care Partners will talk about the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program and other federal benefits available during this open season, including dental and vision insurance.

  • 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

  • Checking in with Long Term Care and FEEA

    Tune in this week to learn why long term care insurance is a crucial part of your retirement planning. And did you know FEEA’s Annual Public Service Charity Walk/Run is right around the corner? Get all the race details and sign up before it’s too late!

    May 4, 2018

  • Time to make major lifestyle, financial decisions

    Joan Melanson from LTC Partners explains the choices facing feds and retirees and she’ll tell them where to go to get tailored one-on-one advice about the many choices facing them.

  • Answers to your long-term care questions

    What, if any, changes should you make to your coverage in the federal long term care insurance program? Paul Forte and Joan Melanson with Long Term Care Partners will answer that question and explain the long-term care insurance dilemma when they join host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio show. September 21, 2016

  • What are your options with LTC premium hike?

    Paul Forte and Joan Melanson of Long Term Care Partners, the company that administers the FLTCIP, join Senior Correspondent Mike Causey on Your Turn to answer questions about long-term care coverage and benefits.