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Should Federal Retirees with FEHB Enroll in Medicare Part D?

By on July 13, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Should Federal Retirees with FEHB Enroll in Medicare Part D?

If you carry FEHB into retirement, should you also enroll in Medicare Part D?

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Implications for Supreme Court’s LGBT Employment Discrimination Decision for Federal Employees

By on June 18, 2020 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Implications for Supreme Court’s LGBT Employment Discrimination Decision for Federal Employees

What are the implications for federal employees from the recent Supreme Court decision on workplace discrimination?

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FEGLI and Beyond: Meeting Your Late-Career Life Insurance Needs

By on June 5, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FEGLI and Beyond: Meeting Your Late-Career Life Insurance Needs

FEGLI’s coverage reduces as you age, so it’s important to understand the available options as you head into retirement.

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Financial Help for Federal Employees

By on June 2, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Financial Help for Federal Employees

There are resources available to help federal employees who may be facing financial hardships as a result of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

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Whistleblower Argues Investigation Was Prohibited Retaliation

By on May 18, 2020 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Whistleblower Argues Investigation Was Prohibited Retaliation

A VA retiree challenged agency actions against him, arguing it had opened its investigation in retaliation for his whistleblowing in violation of the law.

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What Federal Employees Should Know About EEOC’s Rehabilitation Act Guidance and the Coronavirus

By on May 4, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
What Federal Employees Should Know About EEOC’s  Rehabilitation Act Guidance and the Coronavirus

The EEOC has issued guidance regarding what agencies can and cannot do related to medical inquiries during the coronavirus pandemic.

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FEGLI and Beyond: Keeping Up with Your Mid-Career Life Insurance Needs

By on May 1, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FEGLI and Beyond: Keeping Up with Your Mid-Career Life Insurance Needs

Does life insurance coverage from FEGLI make sense for federal employees in the middle of their careers?

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Coronavirus Pandemic Whistleblowing for Federal Employees

By on April 29, 2020 in Q&A with 0 Comments
Coronavirus Pandemic Whistleblowing for Federal Employees

Some federal employees may consider whistleblowing if they feel agencies are putting them at undue risk from the coronavirus. These are some things to consider.

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Why Haven’t You Put Your House Up For Sale Yet?

By on April 15, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Why Haven’t You Put Your House Up For Sale Yet?

Federal employees may have seen their TSP balances drop recently, but the author offers advice on how to maintain a calm, long-term perspective.

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The Morning Stand-Up: An Old Military Staple Promotes Productivity During a Pandemic

By on April 15, 2020 in Leadership with 0 Comments
The Morning Stand-Up: An Old Military Staple Promotes Productivity During a Pandemic

The author describes a practice he learned in the military known as the morning stand up and discusses how it can help in this new remote work era.

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