These are some important actions to take for federal employees that are 5 years away from their planned retirement dates.
How well do you understand the fund options in the TSP? Here is a basic overview.
Pension estimate forms are important for retirement planning, but it’s important to verify they do not contain any of these common mistakes.
Are there ever times when it is a bad idea to give full survivor benefits to your spouse?
Some federal employees under FERS could see a significant cut to their pensions if they meet these criteria.
The author describes a common mistake that he sees federal employees make that can leave their retirement savings in the TSP exposed to too much risk.
How should you invest your TSP savings in retirement? This is one strategy that can be a good option.
OPM is busier processing retirement applications at certain times of the year. This can increase how long it takes for you to start getting your pension.
Inflation is up this year which will likely boost next year’s COLA for federal retirees, but there is some bad news for FERS retirees.