WEBINAR: TSP – Avoid 9 Costly Mistakes

Join us on Tuesday, Febuary 14th at 12:00 pm EST

TSP is the largest defined contribution retirement savings plan in the world with over $510 billion in assets. You have a wide range of investment options and, best of all, the fee is ridiculously low at .029%. There are some common mistakes that can cost you thousands of dollars, sometimes causing irreversible losses. With the proper knowledge that you’ll gain from this program, these mistakes can be avoided. Read more

WEBINAR: November is Long Term Care Month

As a financial professional, one of the most important parts of my job is to protect clients against large losses, especially those that can tear a family apart. Imagine having an expense that could wipe out your savings, and there was a 70% chance that this could happen to you or your spouse. Well this is not imaginary, it’s the cold, hard facts! This can be completely destructive to a family’s assets and well-being if you do not have a strategy in place. Spend 60 minutes learning the intricate details of the Federal Long Term Care program as well as hybrid life – long-term care plans, which insure that if you don’t use the long-term care component, it will pay out to a beneficiary when you pass, and some plans allow you a quit provision and will refund your premium if you cancel your policy.

Join us on Tuesday, November 8th at 12:00 pm EST

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If you experience problems registering, please email natalie@franklinplanning.com or contact 856-401-1101

** For those of you who can’t participate on the computer and would like to call in, let us know and we will send you the slides so you can follow along! Or contact Natalie Meglino at natalie@franklinplanning.com and request to be registered.

WEBINAR: Deciphering Healthcare Programs

Join us on Tuesday, October 18th at 12:00 pm EST

Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB) average has announced that it will increase by 6.2% for 2017 enrollees. This just adds another spark to the three-tiered twister in healthcare. (1) Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) enrollees were outraged when an announcement came out in July that premiums were being increased an average of 83%, (2) 2017 FEHB premium increase of 6.2% average for enrollees, and (3), Participants of Medicare Part B—nearly 51 million Americans in 2016—could face a 22 percent premium increase in 2017, according to the federal government’s board of healthcare trustees. Read more

WEBINAR: 2016 Halftime Report

Join us on Thursday, August 11th at 1:00 pm EST

The first half of 2016 is behind us and markets are still grappling with many of the issues that shook investors at the beginning of the year. Interest rates increases, overseas woes, and economic uncertainty may be causing you to worry about whether the glass is half empty or half full. During this webinar, we’ll review the first half of the year and show you what might affect investors in the months to come. Read more

WEBINAR: How Divorce Can Affect Federal Benefits

Join us on Tuesday, May 10th at 12:00 pm EST

Nationally, over 50% of marriages end in divorce. For federal employees, that typically means awarding the former spouse a portion of their FERS annuity and TSP account balance. Carol Schmidlin will be accompanied by a special guest for this webinar, CPA Dan Jamison.

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