Alexis Hongamen

Alexis Hongamen founded FederalRetirementAdvice.com to exclusively help civil servants with their financial planning and investment needs. As a 28 year federal employee & a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor, he writes about financial matters of concern to federal employees and retirees. He can be reached at (407) 900-1653.

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Financial Tips for Federal Employees and Retirees: January 2020

January 13, 2020 8:32 AM , Updated January 24, 2020 6:13 PM
Financial Tips for Federal Employees and Retirees: January 2020

These are some tips for federal employees and retirees regarding Medicare, the TSP and taxes.

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Financial Tips for Federal Employees and Retirees: October 2019

October 12, 2019 6:54 AM , Updated October 27, 2019 3:53 PM
Financial Tips for Federal Employees and Retirees: October 2019

These are some tips for federal employees and retirees regarding their pay and benefits.

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Quick Financial Tips for Federal Employees: September Edition

September 13, 2019 11:00 AM , Updated September 24, 2019 11:01 AM

The author lists a few bits of information for federal employees when it comes to their pay, benefits and retirement.

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Financial Tips for Federal Employees

July 15, 2019 12:49 PM , Updated July 25, 2019 12:02 PM
Financial Tips for Federal Employees

Here are a few bits of information for federal employees when it comes to their pay, benefits and retirement.

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Quick Financial Tips for Federal Employees

May 13, 2019 1:14 PM , Updated May 23, 2019 9:53 AM
Quick Financial Tips for Federal Employees

The author lists several tips for federal employees when it comes to their pay, benefits and retirement.

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Three Financial Benefits Available to Federal Employees

November 29, 2018 3:33 PM , Updated December 9, 2018 7:52 AM
Three Financial Benefits Available to Federal Employees

Federal employees have unique benefits to help them save for retirement. The author discusses these as well as some other long-term wealth building advice.

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The Five Biggest Retirement Decisions Feds Have To Make

July 31, 2018 4:02 PM , Updated August 8, 2018 9:50 AM
The Five Biggest Retirement Decisions Feds Have To Make

The author lists five important decisions that he says are likely the most important for federal employees in their retirement planning.

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Four Reasons Not To Take A TSP Loan

July 16, 2018 3:18 PM , Updated July 23, 2018 10:52 AM
Four Reasons Not To Take A TSP Loan

Federal employees can borrow against their TSP accounts to raise cash. However, the author advises that this is not a good idea.

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Estate Planning for Federal Employees

June 27, 2018 4:39 PM , Updated July 7, 2018 8:30 AM
Estate Planning for Federal Employees

Do you have an estate plan? It is an often neglected but very important part of financial planning. These are some key components of estate planning.

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Buy Out vs. Early Out – Which is Better?

November 2, 2017 2:37 PM , Updated November 11, 2017 8:02 AM
Buy Out vs. Early Out – Which is Better?

Buy outs and early outs are two incentive programs offered to restructure the federal workforce. How can an employee determine which is better?

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