Tag: FEGLI

Quick Guide: FERS Retirement for Busy Employees

By on October 5, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Quick Guide: FERS Retirement for Busy Employees

Do you know the basic benefits included under FERS? This is a quick overview of them and what each provides.

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Now is a Good Time to Verify Your FEGLI Coverage

By on October 2, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Now is a Good Time to Verify Your FEGLI Coverage

Did you make changes to your FEGLI elections during last year’s open season? OPM wants you to ensure they are correct.

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When Do Your FEGLI Changes Take Effect?

By on September 5, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
When Do Your FEGLI Changes Take Effect?

If you made changes to your FEGLI options in the last open season, you may be wondering when they take effect. Here are the details of what to expect.

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OPM Wants You to Verify Your FEGLI Changes

By on August 17, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Wants You to Verify Your FEGLI Changes

Did you make changes to your FEGLI elections during last year’s open season? OPM wants to make sure you get the correct coverage.

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Timing the FEGLI: When It’s Best To Be Part of and Stand Out From the Masses

By on June 28, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Timing the FEGLI: When It’s Best To Be Part of and Stand Out From the Masses

Life insurance through FEGLI is a benefit available to federal employees. The author lists some of the pros and cons of this program.

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What Happens to My Benefits If I Leave Federal Service and Then Return in the Future?

By on April 29, 2017 in Pay & Benefits, Q&A with 0 Comments
What Happens to My Benefits If I Leave Federal Service and Then Return in the Future?

I’m considering leaving federal service, however, I’m wondering what would happen to my benefits if I ended up coming back in the future?

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Protect Your Family with Important Estate Planning Documents

By on December 20, 2016 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Protect Your Family with Important Estate Planning Documents

Have you considered what would happen to your loved ones and to your assets after you pass away? Proper planning is important to ensure your wishes are carried out. Here is a list of important forms federal employees need to handle the beneficiary designations for their federal benefits.

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OPM Will No Longer Accept Corrections on Certain Retirement Forms

By on November 16, 2016 in Human Resources, Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Will No Longer Accept Corrections on Certain Retirement Forms

The Office of Personnel Management has announced that certain benefits election forms with hand made corrections will no longer be accepted.

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For Federal Workers, A Chance To Lock In Life Insurance

on September 21, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 2 Comments
For Federal Workers, A Chance To Lock In Life Insurance Federal employees have until Sept. 30 to add or make changes to the Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance program. During this open season, employees can apply for term life insurance for themselves and eligible family members without getting a medical exam or answering health questions. These are some considerations if you are thinking about adding to or changing your coverage.

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Federal Employees and Retirees Face Hard Choices With Rising Premiums

By on September 18, 2016 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 127 Comments
Federal Employees and Retirees Face Hard Choices With Rising Premiums

Federal employees and retirees will face a series of difficult decisions over the next month as they think about funding their benefit contributions in the midst of rising costs.

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