If you leave federal service before you are eligible to retire immediately, should you take a lump sum payment or wait for a pension?
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.
What impact can a divorce have on your FERS pension? The author describes a common scenario.
A federal retiree’s widow missed out on claiming a survivor annuity by days. See how the appeals court ruled.
The TSP life annuity is an intriguing option for federal retirees, but is it right for you?
Federal employees could find themselves with a temporary income gap right after they retire. The author says it’s wise to plan ahead.
There are three main sources of income in retirement under FERS. How much income can a federal retiree expect to get from these?