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May 11, 2020

"Five Areas of Insurance Calling for a COVID-19 Gut-Check"
FedSmith
Shelly Giuliano, GEBA Product Manager, discusses the importance of continuing to evaluate your insurance needs.

"Thrift Savings Plans updates in light of the COVID-19 pandemic"
Government Matters
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discusses the Thrift Savings Plan and investment patterns during the coronavirus pandemic.

"How to Retire During a Pandemic"
Quoted in U.S. News & World Report
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, is quoted in this U.S. News & World Report about the retirement risks during a pandemic.

"Getting Your Federal Job Benefits Right"
FEDWeek
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discusses the employee benefits that federal employees can take advantage.

"Key Life Insurance Questions for Feds in Their 20s and 30s" 
Federal Times
Shelly Giuliano, Product Manager, discusses the importance of life insurance for the federal employee in their 20s and 30s.

"FEGLI and Beyond: Meeting Your Late-Career Life Insurance Needs"
FedSmith
Shelly Giuliano, Product Manager, discusses life insurance needs for late career federal employees.

"The Case Against Retiring Early"
Quoted in U.S. News & World Report
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, is quoted in the U.S. News & World Report article on the FIRE movement, which stands for financial independence, retire early. 

"What Coronavirus Teaches Us About Disability Insurance"
Quoted in Forbes article 
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, is quoted in Forbes article about disability insurance. 

"Making room for life insurance amid ever-present uncertainty"
Contributed article to FedSoup
Shelly Giuliano, Product Manager, discusses the importance of life insurance especially in the midst of uncertainties today and tomorrow.

May 1, 2020





 "FEGLI and Beyond: Keeping Up with Your Mid-Career Life Insurance Needs"
Contributed article to FedSmith
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discusses how mid-career federal employees can make sure that FEGLI is meeting their specific needs, and what alternatives might provide more comprehensive coverage as their priorities and responsibilities have change over time.
 

April 24, 2020







"What to do and what not to do with your stimulus money"
WUSA- 9 (CBS, DC)
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discussed how different people should consider using the stimulus checks, how budgeting and planning still play an important part in financial health and offering some commentary on the stock market.

 April 10, 2020 






"Here to Help:  Resources for Feds During the COVID-19"
Federal News Network, FedTalk podcast
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, participated
in a podcast on Federal New Network with FedTalk host Tony Vergnetti..  He
addressed concerns of federal employees may have in the fallout of working
from home, self isolation, and their financial standings.


 April 8, 2020






"Practical 401(k) Advice to Clients Amid the Market Dip"
US News, article by Kate Stalter
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was
quoted in the section of "Guidelines for Allocations". He gave
advice to stay invested, maintain the long term view, and not make
hasty decisions.

 April 6, 2020





"The TSP millionaires club just lost nearly half its members"
Federal News Network, article by Nicole Ogrysko
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discussed
the current market volatility and the importance of portfolio diversification
that reflects your risk toleration. 

 April 6, 2020






"Advice for the Thrift Savings Plan Participants During the
Coronavirus"

Government Matters
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, gives
advice for participants in Thrift Savings Plan as withdrawals have sharply
increased as a result of the coronavirus.

 April 3, 2020







"FEGLI and Beyond: Ensuring Early Career Life Insurance
Needs Are Covered"

Contributed article to FedSmith
Michele Rackey, Chief Executive Officer of GEBA, discusses
how early-career federal employees can make sure that FEGLI is
meeting their specific needs, and what alternatives might provide
more comprehensive coverage as their priorities and responsibilities
change over time.


 April 2, 2020






"11 Basic Moves Everyone Should Make During Hard Times"
GOBankingRates article by Gabielle Olya
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, 
discussed the importance of your emergency fund, keeping invested 
during market volatility, filing for unemployment, and considering taking out 
a Home Equity Line of Credit.
 April 2, 2020





"Your check during coronavirus: A guide for federal employees
and retirees"

Federal News Network article by Nicole Ogrysko
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in this  article about social security checks, annuitants checks, and the
coronavirus stimulus checks. 

March 30, 2020




"7 Ways to Protect Your 410 K) from COVID-19"
RocketHQ article
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in this article about steps you can to take to protect your retirement assets.

March 27,2020





"Covid-19 and the stock market: Keep calm and stay invested"
Fox 45 Morning Show
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discussed
the COVID-19 
pandemics’s effects on the stock market and how investors
should react via a Skype interview on the Morning Show.

March 10, 2020



"Don't Let the 'Corona Crash' Mess Up Your Retirement" 
Forbes article written by Chris Carosa
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was
quoted in the article about market volatility due to coronavirus. 

February 10, 2020





 
"Workforce reforms federal employees should know about"
Government Matters TV
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, explains
what legislation like the TSP Modernization Act, SECURE Act, and 
Family Medical Leave Act means for federal employees and their benefits.

 February 7, 2020





 
"Three high-impact reforms hitting feds in 2020"
Contributed article in Federal Times
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, discusses
nuances and potential implications of three major reforms (SECURE
Act, TSP Modernization Act, and the Family Medical Leave Act) hitting the 
workforce this year and beyond.  

 February 4, 2020







"What It's Really Like to Join the FIRE Movement - and Is the 'Financial 
Independence Retire Early' Mentality Right For You?"

Parade Magazine article by Rheanna O'Neil Bellomo
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in the article about saving fast and investing so that people are able to quit
their jobs, achieve financial freedom and retire well before the typical 
60-something.

 February 3, 2020





"Federal retirements dropped in 2019, as employees cite wide variety of
motivations to stay or go"

Federal New Network article by Nicole Ogrysko
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in this article about trends and motivations that lead to retirements.  

January 14, 2020 




 
"Long term care: Time for the talk?" 
Federal News Radio, Your Turn with Mike Causey
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, explained what
long term care includes, options to fund long term care, and how to bring up
the sensitive but important topic with your adult children
 

January 10, 2020 




"The 101 on 529 Plans"
Opploans article by Andrew Tavin, Content Manager
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was interviewed
for this article on the value of 529 plans.

December 20, 2019  




 
"Helping your adult child achieve financial independence"
Contributed article in the Baltimore Business Journal by Kateri Turner, 
CFP®, Financial Advisor
Kateri Turner shares tips on saving, budgeting, teamwork, and goal 
settings to help your adult child be financially independent. 

December 18, 2019





 
"Financially Healthy Holiday"
Fox45 News
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management,
was interviewed on the Morning Show. He discussed overlooked 
expenses that can sabotage holiday budgets and tips for staying
financially vigilant through the season.

December 18, 2019




 
"Long-Term Care:  Having "The Talk" Over the Holidays"
Contributed article in FedSmith.com by Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of
GEBAWealth Management
Klingler shares advice on how to approach the important, delicate topic
of long-term care planning with your parents during the holiday season. 
 
December 12, 2019 





"Year End Tax Tips"
Maryland Public Television, Your Money and Business
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management,
participated as a panelist discussion smart tax moves to make before
the end of the year.

September 23, 2019 






"Online life insurance shopping: Why single-clicking your coverage
be a mistake."
Contributed article in Federal TImes by Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of
GEBAWealth Management
Klingler discusses what consumers should consider before purchasing
life insurance online.  

September 16, 2019  
   
 

  
"New TSP withdrawal option are live.  Here's what you need to know."
By Nicole Ogrysko, Federal News Network
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in this article about the new withdrawal options for the Thrift Savings Plan.

September 2019





"Landing the Right Life Insurance"
NARFE Magazine, pages 36-42
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management, was quoted
in this article under the permanent life insurance section.  He discussed  
how permanent life insurance fits into different situations. 

 September 5, 2019





"Have you right-sized your life insurance policy?"
Contributed article in Federal Times by Greg Klingler,CFP®, 
Director of GEBA Wealth Management
Klingler discusses life insurance and making sure you have 
the right coverage level and plan that best meets your needs.

 September 5, 2019





"Life Insurance Tips"
Fox 45 News 
Greg Klingler, CFP®, Director of GEBA Wealth Management,
was interviewed on Morning Show.  He explains how to pick
the perfect life insurance plan for you. 
 
Jan-Aug 2019
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