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Speeding Toward Your Retirement Date

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Will you have enough money when you retire? Here is one way you may be able to have more than you planned on having.

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Will Oral Settlement Agreement Hold Up?

Filed in News by on December 12, 2005 0 Comments

Is an oral agreement to settle a case sufficient or does it have to be signed by all parties? A recent court decision provides the answer.

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Fired Fed Reluctantly Retiring With an Annuity Reduction

Filed in News by on December 9, 2005 0 Comments

A former VA employee challenges the reduction in his annuity payment.

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More Money in Your Paycheck But Less for Mileage

Filed in News by on December 8, 2005 0 Comments

The reimbursement rates for use of privately owned vehicles while on government business are going down in January.

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Fed Names and Info Available on the Internet…For A Small Fee

Filed in News by on December 7, 2005 0 Comments

Personal information about most federal employees is available for a fee on the internet. OPM has recently withheld information on a number of federal employees. A new lawsuit may determine whether your information will continue to be up for sale.

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Christmas and the Culture War

Filed in News by on December 5, 2005 0 Comments

Mixing religious beliefs with government creates controversy–at least in recent years. How do readers feel about issues relating to the celebration of Christmas? Here is a summary of responses to issues on the topic of “Christmas and the Culture War.”

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Our Discipline System Needs Corrective Action

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The disciplinary system for federal employees is cumbersome and time-consuming. Here are suggestions for fixing the system.

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TSP Returns Jump in November

Filed in News by on December 2, 2005 0 Comments

TSP funds are up across the board for November.

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