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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Agreement Reached to Avoid Government Shutdown

September 4, 2020 3:23 PM

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Speaker Nancy Pelosi have "an informal agreement" to avoid a partial government shutdown at the end of September.

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Is This the End of Face to Face Bargaining?

September 4, 2020 9:38 AM
Is This the End of Face to Face Bargaining?

Will COVID-19 force the way traditional collective bargaining has been conducted to change?

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Will the New Social Security Tax Deferral Affect Your Retirement?

September 3, 2020 12:20 PM
Will the New Social Security Tax Deferral Affect Your Retirement?

A temporary payroll tax deferral is now in effect. What could this mean for your Social Security benefits?

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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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The Importance of the FERS Special Retirement Supplement

September 2, 2020 10:38 AM

This is a summary of the FERS Special Retirement Supplement and how it can benefit eligible federal retirees.

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OPM: Coronavirus Won’t Delay Open Season

September 1, 2020 3:44 PM
OPM: Coronavirus Won’t Delay Open Season

OPM said that this year’s Open Season will take place as scheduled despite the coronavirus.

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32% Return in One TSP Fund in 5 Months

September 1, 2020 10:35 AM
32% Return in One TSP Fund in 5 Months

During a year of extremes, TSP investors have seen a return of more than 32% in the past five months in this leading TSP fund.

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Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

August 31, 2020 6:58 PM
Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

It appears some federal employees will have withholding of their payroll taxes deferred under a new executive order. Here’s what we know.

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Is Phased Retirement Right For You?

August 31, 2020 2:21 PM

Is phased retirement right for you? Here is an overview of how the program works.

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