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

May 1, 2020 9:33 AM , Updated May 14, 2020 9:43 AM
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

April 29, 2020 10:22 AM , Updated May 11, 2020 8:28 AM
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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The Morning Stand-Up: An Old Military Staple Promotes Productivity During a Pandemic

April 15, 2020 8:46 AM , Updated April 27, 2020 10:19 AM
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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FEGLI and Beyond: Ensuring Your Early Career Life Insurance Needs Are Covered

April 3, 2020 8:24 AM , Updated April 16, 2020 11:06 AM
FEGLI and Beyond: Ensuring Your Early Career Life Insurance Needs Are Covered

Is FEGLI the best option for your life insurance needs when you are starting out your federal career?

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The Only Things Immune to Coronavirus? EEO and MSPB Deadlines

April 2, 2020 1:20 PM , Updated April 15, 2020 8:58 AM
The Only Things Immune to Coronavirus? EEO and MSPB Deadlines

If you have EEO or MSPB cases pending, don’t assume that deadlines will be extended due to the coronavirus.

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TSP Accounts: After Coronavirus, Any Positive Scenarios?

March 21, 2020 7:14 AM , Updated April 3, 2020 10:54 AM
TSP Accounts: After Coronavirus, Any Positive Scenarios?

The coronavirus has tanked the stock market and taken TSP account values down with it. What can history teach us about how this will impact your retirement?

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Don’t Forget to Consider the Relevant Time Period for Your Settlement Agreement

March 4, 2020 10:30 AM , Updated March 18, 2020 3:05 PM
Don’t Forget to Consider the Relevant Time Period for Your Settlement Agreement

As a recent court case shows, the time period (or lack thereof) on a settlement agreement can have surprising consequences for federal employees.

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Bait and Swindle: Why Federal Employees Should Never File Mixed Case Complaints

February 21, 2020 12:57 PM , Updated March 7, 2020 9:20 AM
Bait and Swindle: Why Federal Employees Should Never File Mixed Case Complaints

The author explains why federal employees should avoid filing mixed case complaints.

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Long-Term Care: Having “The Talk” Over the Holidays

December 19, 2019 8:33 AM , Updated January 3, 2020 1:00 PM
Long-Term Care: Having “The Talk” Over the Holidays

Although it can be a difficult subject for families, the author says the holidays provide a good opportunity to discuss long-term care plans.

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Should You Enroll in Medicare if you Have an FEHB Plan?

December 9, 2019 2:24 PM , Updated December 22, 2019 4:02 PM

Should you add Medicare to your FEHB insurance in retirement? These are the various parts of Medicare to know about when weighing this option.

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