How Are Your TSP Funds Invested?

September 3, 2013 6:32 PM Comments

How do your TSP investments compare to how others invest? How do your investments compare with the advice of one well-known financial advisor?

TSP Funds Fall in August

September 3, 2013 12:13 PM Comments

All of the TSP funds, with the exception of the G fund, were down in August.

Who is Among Us?

September 2, 2013 9:23 PM Comments

Background investigations are conducted to determine things such as a person’s loyalty to the United States, work ethic, and overall character. The author says federal employees must understand the importance of an employee background investigation.

Obama Proposes Plan for 1% Pay Increase

August 30, 2013 6:46 PM Comments

In a letter issued late Friday, the president has said that he is transmitting an alternate pay plan for an across the board pay increase of 1% for the federal workforce.

“I Made It Up” Does Not Cut It As a Defense

August 30, 2013 7:56 AM Comments

Following a recent appeals court decision, an Air Marshal remains in hot water and most probably will lose his job over posts he made on the Internet that revealed sensitive Transportation Security Administration information.

Tax Rules Issued for Same-Sex Couples

August 29, 2013 2:55 PM Comments

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today ruled that same-sex couples, legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages, will be treated as married for federal tax purposes.

Military and Postal Veteran Survives Pit Bull Attack

August 29, 2013 1:05 PM Comments

San Diego district letter carrier Buddy Siso was recently brutally attacked by a pit bull on his route.

Questions and Answers on Federal Employee Health Benefits

August 29, 2013 8:36 AM Comments

Federal employees can remain in the FEHB and the plans in the federal employee program meet the “minimum essential coverage” required. The FEHB also now covers Indian tribes.

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