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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FEDVIP: Carrying Dental And Vision Insurance Into Retirement

August 25, 2019 12:22 PM
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

August 19, 2019 11:55 AM
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

August 14, 2019 2:43 PM
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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What is Significant About Age 59.5 as a Federal Employee?

July 29, 2019 2:10 PM
What is Significant About Age 59.5 as a Federal Employee?

What does reaching age 59.5 mean in terms of your retirement benefits as a federal employee?

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Strategies for Growing Your TSP

July 21, 2019 12:08 PM
Strategies for Growing Your TSP

The earlier you being saving, the more money you can have for retirement, however, you also need to consider tax implications.

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Three Steps to Avoid the Retirement Blues

July 9, 2019 2:36 PM
Three Steps to Avoid the Retirement Blues

Is retirement really that hard? Without a proper plan, it could be. Here are three tips to help you be ready.

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The FERS Special Retirement Supplement

June 20, 2019 11:26 AM
The FERS Special Retirement Supplement

How does the special retirement supplement work under FERS? The author provides a basic explanation.

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4 Emotions New Federal Retirees May Experience

June 3, 2019 10:11 AM
4 Emotions New Federal Retirees May Experience

Retirement is a life changing event, and new retirees are likely to experience a variety of emotions as they make the transition.

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How to Access Your TSP While Working

May 15, 2019 12:13 PM
How to Access Your TSP While Working

How can you access your TSP account while still working? There are several available options.

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