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  • Practical guide to the Roth conversion and voluntary contributions Program

    Hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan discuss all the ins and outs of the Roth IRA conversion rules and the Voluntary Contributions program. March 1, 2010

  • Automatic enrollment in TSP begins

    This week, Greg Long and Tom Trabucco of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board take your questions about automatic enrollment in the TSP. August 2, 2010

  • Retirement, Income Tax Rates, Open Season, and More!

    Join hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan as they welcome back Federal News Radio’s very own Mike Causey. September 27, 2010

  • Is a Roth IRA right for you?

    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

  • Return of the estate tax?

    Hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan are joined by Marc Levine, Esq. to discuss the new estate and gift tax laws including spousal portability. January 10, 2011

  • Retiring? To move or not to move?

    Is it better to move or stay put after you retire? Hosts Bob Leins and John Elliott discuss this issue with Dr. Michael Creedon a professor of Gerontology.

    January 24, 2011

  • Taxes, benefits, longterm care, and annuity checks

    If you’re a federal employee with questions about taxes or benefits, you’ll want to listen to this show. February 7, 2011

  • How your decisions can protect your loved ones

    For Your Benefit takes on the following issues this week – long term care, life and disability insurance, investing for the long and short term, and the Thrift Savings Plan. February 14, 2011

  • What you need to know about financial planning

    Does it make sense to work longer now due to the pay freeze and poor economy? What is asset allocation and is it important? How can an investment last longer in retirement? Certified financial planner Karen Schaeffer joins hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan. February 21, 2011

  • Federal employee accountability: Will the rules change with a new Congress?

    Bill Bransford, partner at the law firm Shaw, Bransford & Roth, joins host Bob Leins this week. March 14, 2011