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Federal Employees Should Have an Emergency Fund for Possible Future Shutdown

on March 13, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The author says that once things get back to normal, it's easy to forget how bad things were for federal employees in the last shutdown. She suggests federal employees save an emergency fund to be prepared for a possible future shutdown.

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Study Offers Financial Lessons to be Learned from the Shutdown

By on February 25, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Study Offers Financial Lessons to be Learned from the Shutdown

A recent survey from Prudential Financial offers financial lessons that not only federal employees, but all Americans can take away from the recent shutdown.

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Study Says Federal Employees Weren’t Prepared for the Shutdown

By on February 14, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Study Says Federal Employees Weren’t Prepared for the Shutdown

A recent study looked at the ways and extent to which federal employees’ lives were disrupted by the recent shutdown.

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Shutdown Highlights the Importance of Establishing an Emergency Fund

By on January 28, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Shutdown Highlights the Importance of Establishing an Emergency Fund

The author points out that the recent government shutdown highlights the important of having an emergency fund for times life happens and paychecks get missed.

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Meeting Your Income Needs During the Shutdown

By on January 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Meeting Your Income Needs During the Shutdown

The shutdown has caused financial stress for federal employees who have had to go without paychecks. The author provides tips for financial protection both now and in the future.

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A Lack of Financial Planning Leads to Unpleasant Consequences

By on January 13, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
A Lack of Financial Planning Leads to Unpleasant Consequences

The author says the partial government shutdown is a reminder for federal employees to always be prepared with emergency savings to get through tough times.

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Five Ways to Build Your Emergency Fund in One Year or Less

By on October 25, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Five Ways to Build Your Emergency Fund in One Year or Less

Having an emergency fund is part of a prudent financial plan. Can it really be achieved in less than a year? Yes, and these are some tips to help.

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A Financial ‘Wake Up Call’ for Federal Workers

By on October 3, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The recent government shutdown has left many federal employees feeling scared, stressed and wondering how they will pay their bills. One financial advisor has some advice that he hopes can help.

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