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FEGLI and Beyond: Ensuring Your Early Career Life Insurance Needs Are Covered

By on April 3, 2020 in Pay & Benefits
FEGLI and Beyond: Ensuring Your Early Career Life Insurance Needs Are Covered

Is FEGLI the best option for your life insurance needs when you are starting out your federal career?

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Federal Employee Survivor Spousal Checklist

By on July 9, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Survivor Spousal Checklist

What should a federal employee’s surviving spouse do when s/he dies? This is a checklist for handling federal benefits.

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A Resolution to Keep: Getting Your Financial House in Order

By on March 31, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
A Resolution to Keep: Getting Your Financial House in Order

It is important to periodically review your financial plans to ensure you remain on track for a solid retirement. These are some areas on which to focus.

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How Federal Employees Can Avoid Overpaying for Life Insurance

By on March 26, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How Federal Employees Can Avoid Overpaying for Life Insurance

How can you avoid overpaying for life insurance as a federal employee?

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OPM Provides Fact Sheet on Pay and Benefits During the Shutdown

By on January 11, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Provides Fact Sheet on Pay and Benefits During the Shutdown

OPM has released a fact sheet with information on what happens to your pay and benefits during the ongoing shutdown.

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Should Federal Employees Decline FEGLI Option B for Supplemental Coverage?

By on March 2, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Should Federal Employees Decline FEGLI Option B for Supplemental Coverage?

Federal employees have options to increase their basic FEGLI coverage. However, cheaper alternatives are available that may provide a better option.

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Spend Less, Save More: Keep (at least) ONE of your 2018 New Year’s Resolutions

By on December 20, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Spend Less, Save More: Keep (at least) ONE of your 2018 New Year’s Resolutions

Finding ways to save money is often among our New Year’s resolutions. Evaluating your FEGLI insurance premiums can be a way to significantly cut costs.

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Give Yourself a Raise with a FEGLI Option B Alternative

By on November 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Give Yourself a Raise with a FEGLI Option B Alternative

Is FEGLI Option B always the best deal? The author says that unannounced rate increases can mean it may not be the most affordable option over time.

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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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