Ann Vanderslice

From her office on The Denver Federal Center, Ann Vanderslice has been working with federal employees to help them achieve retirement success since 2002. She is considered one of the foremost authorities on federal benefits in the country. She is a nationally recognized author and speaker on topics of interest to federal employees. Her dynamic style, command of federal benefits and passion for her topic make her a wonderful and engaging speaker.   If you would like to learn more about the federal benefits programs Ann presents for federal agencies, you may reach her at [email protected].

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3 Bad Days or 6 Lucky Numbers

By on June 11, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
3 Bad Days or 6 Lucky Numbers

Do you know your lucky numbers for retirement? The author lists six important ones for federal employees in their retirement planning.

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What in the *~CSRDF*/@ is Going on?

By on February 27, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What in the *~CSRDF*/@ is Going on?

How well do you understand your federal employee benefits, and how does this information tie into the recently proposed cuts?

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Alternatives to Long-Term Care Insurance

By on September 29, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Alternatives to Long-Term Care Insurance

Federal employees under FLTCIP are facing a big hike in long-term care premiums. The author suggests they stay calm and explore other options.

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The Tale of a BLM Icon – They Don’t Make ‘Em Like That Anymore!

By on December 29, 2015 in Current Events with 11 Comments
The Tale of a BLM Icon – They Don’t Make ‘Em Like That Anymore!

The author recounts an interview she had with Bureau of Land Management employee Andy Senti to honor his life and career accomplishments. Senti recently passed away after completing a 60+ year career with the agency.

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Five Things to Do During a Furlough

By on October 2, 2013 in Retirement with 58 Comments

The author offers five suggestions for things federal employees can do while furloughed.

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Which Has More Impact on Retirement Income: High Five or Chained CPI?

By on May 15, 2013 in Retirement with 36 Comments

Both parties have recently proposed a “chained CPI” to calculate future changes to the COLA for calculating the cost of retirement increases. How much of an impact would this have on your future retirement?

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Wizard of Odds – Part II

By on December 7, 2012 in Retirement with 3 Comments

Some incorrect information about the I Fund in the article “Wizard of Odds” raised a number of questions when it was published earlier this week. The author offers the correct information and some clarification.

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Wizard of Odds

By on December 4, 2012 in Retirement with 13 Comments

Many federal employees may be wondering, “How do I protect my savings in the TSP and get a better return?” The author offers some likely scenarios for the near future, but cautions there are no foregone conclusions.

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The TSP Two-Step

By on April 10, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 14 Comments

The author outlines some methods you can use to determine if the upcoming Roth TSP option is right for you and your situation.

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Magic 8 Ball 2012: Should I Retire This Year?

By on January 5, 2012 in Retirement with 44 Comments

What can federal employees expect in 2012? While no one can know for sure, the author offers some considerations you can take into account to help you be prepared for whatever the future brings.

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