Presidential Transition Notebook: Take Dismantling OPM Off the Table

September 11, 2020 10:52 AM
Presidential Transition Notebook: Take Dismantling OPM Off the Table

The author shares his analysis of proposed recommendations for reforming the Office of Personnel Management under a new administration.

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What Really Makes a TSP Millionaire

September 10, 2020 2:18 PM

The coronavirus caused the number of TSP millionaires to drop, but as the author explains, you have to stay focused on your long-term goals.

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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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FEVS Coming September 14

September 9, 2020 5:42 PM
FEVS Coming September 14

After some delays, the 2020 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey finally has a set launch date.

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Lack of Candor Leads to HR Supervisor’s Removal at DHS

September 9, 2020 3:08 PM
Lack of Candor Leads to HR Supervisor’s Removal at DHS

DHS removed a relatively new employee for lack of candor in filling out his security background investigation questionnaire.

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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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Four Ways to Generate Retirement Investment Income

September 8, 2020 1:28 PM
Four Ways to Generate Retirement Investment Income

These are four strategies you can use as the basis for developing a plan for generating income to use in retirement.

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Playing Politics with the Postal Service

September 8, 2020 8:17 AM
Playing Politics with the Postal Service

A new report says that the recent politicization of the Postal Service is detracting from addressing the real problems facing the agency.

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Race Training for Federal Employees is a “Sickness”

September 7, 2020 8:04 AM
Race Training for Federal Employees is a “Sickness”

This is an interesting time to be a federal employee. Do you work for a government in a free country for the betterment of all or for a government created to promote the interests of the elite?

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Retirement Backlog Up, But Case Processing Time Down in August

September 4, 2020 4:52 PM
Retirement Backlog Up, But Case Processing Time Down in August

OPM’s retirement backlog grew in August but the average processing time improved considerably.

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