Brent Ford

Episode #018: Starting Your Federal Retirement Plan with Brent Ford

Right on the Money host, Dennis Mattern, discusses retirement income strategies with Brent Ford, owner and operator of Benefit Resource Partners, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Benefit Resource Partners has helped 1000+ Federal employees with their retirement plans. Download the workbook to begin the process. The more you talk and discuss your options, the clearer your stance is on your current retirement situation. Benefit Resource Partners can work in more than 27 states. With few resources for federal employees, it is important to know your options. Learn more about Brent Ford and how his practice focuses on the federal market....

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Episode #015: Federal Retirement Plans Changes with Brent Ford

Right on the Money host, Dennis Mattern, discusses retirement income strategies with Brent Ford, owner and operator of Benefit Resource Partners, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The paradigm has shifted for federal employees in the past 30 years because of the multitude and fluctuation of change. Working with the federal government, you tend to see a lot of legislative changes when it comes to retirement planning. There are two retirement systems for the federal government: Civil Service Retirement (pre-1983 retirement system) and Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a cost-saving measure that relieves some of the responsibility on the...

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Episode #012: Determining Your Retirement Income with Brent Ford

Right on the Money host, Dennis Mattern, discusses retirement income strategies with Brent Ford, owner and operator of Benefit Resource Partners, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. What does the process look like when you work with Benefit Resource Partners? The first step is Benefit Resource Partners wants to figure out what benefits program you have through the federal government. You fill out a workbook that goes through every nuance of all the government’s benefit packages and they make sure to look through every option available to you. The goal is for you to know exactly what you are getting from...

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Episode #009: Challenges in Retirement Planning For Federal Employees with Brent Ford

Right on the Money host, Dennis Mattern, discusses retirement income strategies with Brent Ford, owner and operator of Benefit Resource Partners, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Benefit Resource Partners focus on providing government employees a better retirement income strategy than what they currently have. They assess each individual’s unique situation, consider their needs and determine what strategy will provide the government employee a more stable retirement. Benefit Resource Partners works across all kinds of government agencies from the FBI, postal service to the Department of Education and more. Learn the differences and the challenges that face a federal employee versus...

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Episode #006: Retirement Planning for Federal Employees with Brent Ford

Right on the Money host, Dennis Mattern, discusses retirement income strategies with Brent Ford, owner and operator of Benefit Resource Partners, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Brent Ford specializes in the federal market, though he got his start in the financial services industry by personal experiences with his family on assisted care, lack of estate planning and the probate process. He partners with a gentleman from Milwaukee to bring the financial services role in the consulting business, and thus created Benefit Resource Partners. With few resources for federal employees, it is important to know your options. Learn more about Brent...

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