Coming Up on ForYourBenefit

August 17, 2020:  Keeping Your Financial and Estate Plan On Track During the Pandemic

Host Bob Leins, CPA®  welcomes Karen Schaeffer, CFP® and Megan Schaeffer, Estate Planning Attorney.

  • What everyone should know about the CARES Act
  • Coping strategies for reduced income
  • Today’s investment do’s and don’ts
  • Which documents are essential for all adults
  • How to talk about money up and down the family tree

 Out of concern for everyone’s safety, the host and guests will hold this discussion from remote locations.

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A Look Ahead

August 24, 2020:  Estate Planning for Young and Adult Children

Most Recent Past Shows

These and previous episodes are available on-demand.

August 10, 2020:  Should I Consider Working Once I Retire?, with Mike Townshend

August 3, 2020:  Social Security:  Where It's Been, Where It Is Now, Where It's Going, with Lester Austin, Retired Senior Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration

July 27, 2020:  TSP & FSA Options During COVID-19, with Ray Kirk, Ph.D., Federal Benefits Specialist

July 20, 2020:  Social Security Rules During a Pandemic, with Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, and Social Security and retirement planning expert Mary Beth Franklin, Certified Financial Planner®















































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ForYourBenefit , NITP’s weekly radio program, presents information and strategies to help the Federal worker plan and navigate the unique issues of each career stage.   Join us each week as our guests discuss topics of interest including Federal benefits, financial planning/literacy, retirement concerns, FEHB Open Season, the Thrift Savings Plan, and much more.