Brandon Christy

Brandon Christy, CPA, PFS, is the founder and president of Retirement Benefits Institute, Inc. He is an established leader in contracted federal retirement benefits education, and his company has trained over 10,000 federal employees to help them gain clarity and confidence in retirement.

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What Impact Does the High-3 Have on Your FERS Annuity?

By on November 5, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What Impact Does the High-3 Have on Your FERS Annuity?

Do you know how to estimate your high-3 for calculating your FERS annuity? This tool can help.

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Will I Outlive My Retirement Funds?

By on November 3, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Do you have enough saved to retire? While there is no easy answer to this question, the author lists three questions to ask to help you begin planning.

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3 Big Retirement Regrets

By on October 15, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
3 Big Retirement Regrets

Are you ready to retire? How will you spend your time when you get there? Planning properly now will help ensure you have a more enjoyable retirement.

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The New Retirementality

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The New Retirementality

What does retirement mean to you? A book on the subject helps prospective retirees define their purpose for this time in life.

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The Consequences of Working Past Age 65

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The Consequences of Working Past Age 65

There are advantages to working later in life, but also some potential downsides. Here are some important points to consider.

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What TSP Withdrawal Option is Right for Me?

By on September 10, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What TSP Withdrawal Option is Right for Me?

How do you determine a withdrawal strategy for the TSP in retirement? As the author illustrates, it is important to come up with a plan for the money.

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To Roth or Not to Roth?

By on September 5, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
To Roth or Not to Roth?

What’s better for retirement savings: Roth or traditional? The author discusses some important considerations.

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FEDVIP: Carrying Dental And Vision Insurance Into Retirement

By on August 25, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FEDVIP: Carrying Dental And Vision Insurance Into Retirement

What are the requirements for carrying benefits under FEDVIP into retirement?

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What It Means To Be FERS RAE Or FERS FRAE

By on August 19, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What It Means To Be FERS RAE Or FERS FRAE

You’ve likely heard of the FERS retirement system, but what is FERS RAE and FERS FRAE? These are the key differences.

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10 Retirement Budget Traveling Tips

By on August 14, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
10 Retirement Budget Traveling Tips

Traveling on a retirement budget can be fun and affordable. These are some tips to help you plan your next trip.

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