Why You Should Consider Joining a High Deductible Plan This FEHB Open Season

November 23, 2020 8:32 AM
Why You Should Consider Joining a High Deductible Plan This FEHB Open Season

A high deductible health plan under FEHB could be a good option for some federal employees. These are some considerations.

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Nearly 3,500 Federal Employees Will Receive Compensation for Contracting COVID-19 at Work

November 21, 2020 1:26 PM

Nearly 3,500 federal workers will receive injury compensation benefits from the US government after they contracted COVID-19 at work, the Department of Labor announced Friday.

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Five Agencies Have Started Telling Federal Employees They Could Get COVID Vaccine In As Little As 8 Weeks

November 21, 2020 7:18 AM

Essential federal workers would be among the first group of Americans to get inoculated against the coronavirus after the nation’s health-care workers, and five agencies have been telling their employees they could receive the upcoming vaccines in as little as 8 weeks.

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Retirement for Federal Employee Couples

November 20, 2020 8:48 AM

When both spouses are federal employees, are there special considerations for carrying FEHB health insurance into retirement?

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Cutting Federal Agency Costs for Union Activity

November 19, 2020 11:42 AM
Cutting Federal Agency Costs for Union Activity

How much official time was used by federal employee unions in FY 2019? The latest report from OPM breaks it down.

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Senate Legislation Introduced to Nullify Schedule F Executive Order

November 19, 2020 6:18 AM

Legislation has been introduced in the Senate to rescind the Schedule F Executive Order.

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What Are the Differences Between the Roth TSP and Roth IRA?

November 18, 2020 3:42 PM

The Roth TSP and Roth IRA are both important retirement savings tools available to federal employees, but there are some key differences between them.

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What Happens Next in Federal Labor Relations Under a New President?

November 18, 2020 9:33 AM

The author looks at what changes are likely to take place in federal labor relations under a new administration.

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Retire or Be Fired – A Tough Choice But Not Coercion

November 17, 2020 10:47 AM
Retire or Be Fired – A Tough Choice But Not Coercion

A 33-year Army employee who elected to retire rather than be removed for unacceptable performance sought reinstatement by arguing he was coerced into retiring.

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One TSP Fund Up 12.9% in November

November 16, 2020 12:30 PM
One TSP Fund Up 12.9% in November

There has been a big turnaround in TSP stock funds in November and changes to investing TSP index funds.

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