There are drawbacks to taking Social Security at age 62, but there can also be good reasons to do so. These are some reasons retirees might want to consider taking it earlier.
What are the considerations for federal employees under FERS to leave survivor benefits to a spouse?
How can you achieve your dream retirement as a FERS federal employee? These are some general guidelines to begin the process.
Retiring before reaching one’s full retirement age can reduce the amount of Social Security payments in retirement.
If you leave federal service before you are eligible to retire immediately, should you take a lump sum payment or wait for a pension?
The author outlines the top retirement planning mistakes he observed federal employees make in 2020.
Federal employees are often told it is important to invest in the TSP to have a secure retirement, but where can they get the extra money to put into savings?
Is your FERS pension taxable? As the author explains, federal employees could wind up with a smaller monthly income in retirement than they were expecting.
These are four principles that will serve federal employees well when planning for retirement.