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What Happens to Your Federal Benefits If You Leave Before You Are Eligible to Retire?

By on February 1, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
What Happens to Your Federal Benefits If You Leave Before You Are Eligible to Retire?

What happens to your benefits as a federal employee if you leave before you are eligible to retire from federal service?

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The Three P’s of ‘Pre-tirement’ Planning: Project, Protect, and Perfect

By on January 29, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
The Three P’s of ‘Pre-tirement’ Planning: Project, Protect, and Perfect

These three points are critical in helping you develop a successful retirement plan for life after your federal career.

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Three Crucial Retirement Planning Tips for 2017

By on January 4, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Three Crucial Retirement Planning Tips for 2017

The start of a new year is often a time when we make plans for a better future. The author lists what she sees as the three most critical planning tips of a solid retirement plan for federal employees.

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How to Locate FEHB Rates for 2017

By on October 2, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How to Locate FEHB Rates for 2017

What will you pay for your insurance benefits next year? Here is a quick explanation of how to locate the FEHB health insurance rates for 2017.

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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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Was Your Personal Information Captured in Theft of Government Data? More Benefits Now Available

By on June 27, 2016 in Human Resources with 10 Comments
Was Your Personal Information Captured in Theft of Government Data? More Benefits Now Available

A large number of current and former federal employees and others in the federal community have been impacted by the theft of personal data from government records. Here is an update on an increase in insurance coverage and other actions that may help those impacted by these events.

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Life Insurance… Now for the living! Part 2: Chronic Illness

By on June 21, 2016 in Current Events, Retirement with 2 Comments

The author discusses the most tax efficient options for Long Term Care insurance that are available to federal employees.

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