If I elect a postponed retirement to age 62, will I receive an increased annuity?
Is there a program that allows a federal employee to withdraw from their government annuity early?
I thought the FERS special retirement supplement was terminated in the FY14 Budget – has it been reinstated?
Federal employees have some unique features to their financial lives, so financial advisors should know about them.
The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) announced today that it has awarded its life annuity contract to Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife).
Can you do the restrictive spousal benefit if you wait until full Social Security retirement age?
What are the rules about coming back to a government position after retirement in a contracted capacity? Will this affect annuity paymts?
The procedure for calculating the supplement is clearly spelled out in Chapter 51 of the CSRS & FERS Handbook, but it is a difficult process. The author offers a more concise explanation.
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the 2015 House Republican budget today which contains some proposals that would directly impact the federal workforce.
When Federal employees retire, they start getting “interim” payments, almost immediately. These payments are approximately 60% of the final, fully annuity. For FERS employees under age 62, there is also an annuity supplement of hundreds of dollars. The author offers details on these annuity payments.