Tag: Backlog

Despite More New Claims Than Usual, Retirement Backlog Drops in November

By on December 6, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Despite More New Claims Than Usual, Retirement Backlog Drops in November

Despite a higher number of new claims in the month than usual, OPM made a modest reduction in November’s retirement backlog.

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OPM IG Provides Update on Retirement Claims Backlog

By on November 26, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM IG Provides Update on Retirement Claims Backlog

OPM’s Inspector General said that while the agency appears to have met a part of its goal on the retirement backlog, it has some more work to do.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Spikes 12% in October

By on November 8, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Spikes 12% in October

Thanks to receiving over 9,000 new applications, OPM’s retirement backlog grew considerably in October.

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Despite Fewer New Claims, Retirement Backlog Has Slight Uptick

By on October 8, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Despite Fewer New Claims, Retirement Backlog Has Slight Uptick

Despite fewer incoming claims than the previous month, OPM’s retirement backlog moved slightly higher in September.

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Despite More Incoming Claims, OPM Manages to Reduce Retirement Backlog in August

By on September 5, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Despite More Incoming Claims, OPM Manages to Reduce Retirement Backlog in August

OPM’s retirement backlog saw a noticeable improvement in August versus July despite more incoming claims.

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A New Tool for the Annuity Supplement

By on September 5, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
A New Tool for the Annuity Supplement

The author says that OPM should develop software to aid in calculating the FERS annuity supplement.

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Retirement Backlog Grows for Third Month in a Row

By on August 6, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Retirement Backlog Grows for Third Month in a Row

OPM’s backlog of retirement claims has been on a slow upward trend so far this summer.

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OPM Sees Very Slight Increase in Retirement Backlog in June

By on July 6, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Sees Very Slight Increase in Retirement Backlog in June

OPM’s retirement backlog remained mostly flat in June as it saw a less than 1% increase in the total number of outstanding retirement applications.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Sees Slight Increase in May

By on June 6, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Sees Slight Increase in May

How did OPM’s retirement backlog fare in May? Here are the numbers.

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OPM Reduces Retirement Backlog 6.6% in April

By on May 8, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Reduces Retirement Backlog 6.6% in April

OPM made a slight improvement to the outstanding retirement backlog in April to bring the total below 18,000.

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