Federal employee salaries often do not include the value of federal benefits. A recent analysis looks at federal benefits as well as salaries.
Inflation has been rising fast, and the 2023 COLA was just announced. Even with a projected 2023 pay raise of 4.6%, purchasing power is declining fast.
Losses in TSP Funds deepened in September and stocks had the worst nine months of a calendar year since 2002.
Federal employees enjoy job security. Do employees fare better with MSPB or arbitration appeals? See results from recent record analysis.
One TSP Fund is now down more than 30% in 2022. Here is an update on 2022 TSP fund performance and how TSP website problems have been rectified.
OPM is proposing to add Carroll County, IL and Brooks County, TX into locality pay areas.
Federal retiree income may be impacted by the WEP and the GPO. Legislation has advanced in the House to eliminate these provisions.
Is 2022 a good year to retire? How do the annual pay raise, inflation, and COLAs compare during similar economic circumstances under Presidents Carter and Biden?