TSP I Fund Controversy: Nominees Resubmitted to Senate

January 5, 2021 10:06 AM

President Trump has resubmitted names to serve on the Thrift Investment Board that administers the TSP.

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Whistleblowing Did Not Protect VA Nurse from Removal

January 5, 2021 8:18 AM

A VA nurse was removed after he blew the whistle on violation of privacy rules. The MSPB upheld his removal despite him claiming whistleblower status.

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Changes in Pay Rates for Federal Employees

January 4, 2021 11:55 AM
Changes in Pay Rates for Federal Employees

President Trump’s Executive Order on 2021 pay impacts a number of federal employee pay schedules.

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Why Financial Advisors Shouldn’t Tell You How to Invest in the TSP

January 4, 2021 8:33 AM
Why Financial Advisors Shouldn’t Tell You How to Invest in the TSP

Is there a way that all federal employees should invest in the TSP? The author illustrates why the answer to this is not so simple.

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Did Your TSP Fund Go Up 31.85% in 2020?

January 1, 2021 10:03 AM
Did Your TSP Fund Go Up 31.85% in 2020?

Despite a pandemic, closing schools and businesses and economic decline, the stock market soared.

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Mileage Rates Cut Again in 2021

January 1, 2021 7:25 AM
Mileage Rates Cut Again in 2021

Federal employees who travel for work will see a lower mileage reimbursement rate in 2021.

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Federal Employees’ 2021 Pay Raise Finalized

December 31, 2020 9:17 PM , Updated January 1, 2021 9:45 AM
Federal Employees’ 2021 Pay Raise Finalized

After an unusual series of events, federal employees now have a final answer on what their 2021 pay raise will be.

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When Will Your Stimulus Payment Arrive?

December 31, 2020 10:33 AM
When Will Your Stimulus Payment Arrive?

Another round of stimulus payments have begun to be distributed under the new COVID-19 relief bill.

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VA Has Administered Over 55k COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

December 30, 2020 4:18 PM
VA Has Administered Over 55k COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

The VA has given the COVID-19 vaccine to over 55,000 eligible individuals in two weeks.

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Good Riddance to 2020

December 30, 2020 11:09 AM
Good Riddance to 2020

What were some of the highlights from a year that most of us will be glad to see come to an end?

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