ForYourBenefit Radio Program

Listen live to ForYourBenefit each Monday morning at 10:05 EST on 1500 AM in the Washington DC metro area or online at Or, if you prefer, listen on your own schedule -- all shows are archived and available 24/7.

ForYourBenefit is NITP’s weekly radio show which features information and discussion on topics of interest to the Federal employee, including Federal Benefits, financial and retirement planning, and other issues.

Guests and topics change weekly –In 2017, our guests will help you plan and navigate through retirement issues and concerns.

April 24, 2017

Understanding the Medicare Program

April 24, 2017 on ForYourBenefit, our host Bob Leins and co-host Ray Kirk, Federal Benefits Specialist, welcome David Santana from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to the studio.

  • Understand the basics of the Medicare program
  • Recognize the parts of Medicare and coverage choices
  • Evaluate the cost of enrolling in Medicare and premium payments  
  • Summarize the choices to make an informed Medicare enrollment decision

To ask a question and have it answered during the show, email us in advance at or call 202-465-3080 this coming Monday.  Program begins at 10:05 ET and questions are accepted between 10:20 AM and 10:55 AM.

May 1, 2017 - Join our hosts, Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, as they welcome Greg Long, Executive Director, and Kim Weaver, Director of External Affairs, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board to the studio.

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