How valuable is your pension? The author provides a simple calculation to help illustrate.
What would happen to your spouse if you were to pass away before retiring from federal service? These are some important considerations.
Federal employees could find themselves with a temporary income gap right after they retire. The author says it’s wise to plan ahead.
There are a number of special provisions afforded to certain federal employees under FERS.
Advice abounds as to why one should wait until a later age to take Social Security, but when might one consider taking it as early as possible?
The author looks at the pros and cons of the Thrift Savings Plan L Funds.
There are special provisions for certain federal employees which can make a big impact on their pensions at retirement.