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Protect Your Family with Important Estate Planning Documents

By on December 20, 2016 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Protect Your Family with Important Estate Planning Documents

Have you considered what would happen to your loved ones and to your assets after you pass away? Proper planning is important to ensure your wishes are carried out. Here is a list of important forms federal employees need to handle the beneficiary designations for their federal benefits.

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OPM Will No Longer Accept Corrections on Certain Retirement Forms

By on November 16, 2016 in Human Resources, Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Will No Longer Accept Corrections on Certain Retirement Forms

The Office of Personnel Management has announced that certain benefits election forms with hand made corrections will no longer be accepted.

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For Federal Workers, A Chance To Lock In Life Insurance

on September 21, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 2 Comments
For Federal Workers, A Chance To Lock In Life Insurance Federal employees have until Sept. 30 to add or make changes to the Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance program. During this open season, employees can apply for term life insurance for themselves and eligible family members without getting a medical exam or answering health questions. These are some considerations if you are thinking about adding to or changing your coverage.

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Federal Employees and Retirees Face Hard Choices With Rising Premiums

By on September 18, 2016 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 127 Comments
Federal Employees and Retirees Face Hard Choices With Rising Premiums

Federal employees and retirees will face a series of difficult decisions over the next month as they think about funding their benefit contributions in the midst of rising costs.

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Can’t Make Your FEGLI Selections in Time? You May Have Options

By on September 16, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Can’t Make Your FEGLI Selections in Time? You May Have Options

Are you planning to take advantage of the FEGLI open season but can’t make your selections before the deadline? You may still be able to participate according to new guidance from OPM.

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FEGLI Open Season Starts Today

By on September 1, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 5 Comments
FEGLI Open Season Starts Today

The Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance open season is taking place September 1 – September 30. OPM has provided some important last minute information and resources.

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FEGLI Open Season Starts in September – Are You Ready?

By on August 25, 2016 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 4 Comments

The upcoming FEGLI open season runs for the month of September. OPM has provided these resources to help you make the most of it.

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FERS 3-Legged Stool vs FERS Recliner: Where Will You Sit?

By on August 24, 2016 in Retirement with 0 Comments
FERS 3-Legged Stool vs FERS Recliner: Where Will You Sit?

The author outlines key components of the FERS system you will need to have a successful retirement.

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Life Insurance and the FEGLI Open Season

By on August 22, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 19 Comments
Life Insurance and the FEGLI Open Season

Should you take advantage of the upcoming FEGLI open season? The open season is an excellent reminder for everyone to re-evaluate their situation and make sure they are properly covered.

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Questions and Answers About the Upcoming FEGLI Open Season

By on August 1, 2016 in Q&A, Retirement with 13 Comments

These are some questions and answers that cover basic facts about FEGLI as well as considerations for federal employees who may be wondering what actions they should take during the upcoming open season.

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