Pay & Benefits

Volatility, Elections and the TSP

September 29, 2020 7:15 AM
Volatility, Elections and the TSP

Elections in November and underlying social unrest that is already upon us may lead to significant volatility in the TSP’s stock funds. How will you react?

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Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Outlines Positions on Federal Employees’ Pay and Benefits

September 26, 2020 9:59 AM
Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Outlines Positions on Federal Employees’ Pay and Benefits

NARFE has provided responses from Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden to questions about federal employees’ pay and benefits.

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Federal Employee Pay Raise for 2021

September 25, 2020 8:51 AM
Federal Employee Pay Raise for 2021

What is going on with the 2021 pay raise for federal employees?

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TSP Provides Details on Change to Automatic 5% Enrollment

September 24, 2020 1:49 PM
TSP Provides Details on Change to Automatic 5% Enrollment

The TSP has shared some additional information about the upcoming change to the automatic enrollment percentage.

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Postal Service Not Implementing Payroll Tax Deferral

September 22, 2020 4:57 PM
Postal Service Not Implementing Payroll Tax Deferral

The Postal Service announced that it has elected not to implement the payroll tax deferral for its employees.

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Is an HSA Right For You?

September 22, 2020 10:04 AM
Is an HSA Right For You?

These are the basics of how Health Savings Accounts work and the potential tax benefits they offer.

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Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

September 16, 2020 2:10 PM
Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

A rule change coming this fall will increase the automatic enrollment percentage in the TSP from 3% to 5%.

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The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

September 10, 2020 9:53 AM
The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

Federal employees will not be able to opt out of the temporary payroll tax deferral, but some lawmakers are pushing to change that.

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Agencies With Most $100,000+ Federal Employees and Lowest Average Salaries

September 9, 2020 7:48 AM
Agencies With Most $100,000+ Federal Employees and Lowest Average Salaries

Which agencies have the most employees making $100,000+ and which ones have the lowest average salary?

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5 Big Life Events That Should Trigger a Life Insurance Review

September 3, 2020 8:07 AM
5 Big Life Events That Should Trigger a Life Insurance Review

If you experience any of these big life events, you should be sure to reexamine your life insurance needs to ensure you have proper coverage.

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