Authored by Rita L. Bailey
Understanding Your Federal Benefits: For the New Retirement Climate is a must read that provides clear and concise answers to the most commonly asked benefits questions, as well as those you may
not have considered.Over the past 23 years of helping government employees, I realized it doesn’t matter what an employee’s GS level is or the number
of years in government service. Eighty to 85 percent of people who I consulted with did not understand the majority their Federal
Employee Benefits. Understanding your benefits is the KEY to YOUR FINANCIAL SUCCESS. Navigating this new retirement climate we find ourselves in requires a competent guide and a willingness to change.About the Author
Rita Bailey, CPA, ChFEBC(sm) and President of Affordable Benefits Solutions, Inc. have been assisting clients for the last 23 years accumulating over 2,200 clients.She is a Chartered Federal Employee Benefits Consultant (ChFEBC (sm) ) and has taught several workshops for Blacks in Government, Federally Employed Women, IRS, EPA, APWU, VA, Dept of Justice and many more. Rita is a graduate of George Washington University with a Bachelor of Accountancy. She started her successful career at CSO as an Agent. Years later she moved on to become President of EU Financial, Inc. a million dollar insurance agency.
In 2004, Rita aided in the development of the government division of Financial Assurance Corporation and was appointed Vice President. Dedicating her insurance/ financial career to changing people’s lives one at a time came from her life experiences and a result of her mother’s death when she was 11 years old. Rita realized then and teaches now, that understanding your employee benefits are crucial to planning for the financial future for you and your family.
Rita is an advocate for helping people to align their values and dreams with their actions. She is known for her customer service and her commitment to her business through her hard work, dedication and expanding client base by providing a full range of products and services.