Are there ever times when it is a bad idea to give full survivor benefits to your spouse?
Current or retired federal employees under FEHB can get reimbursements for Medicare Part B premiums in some instances.
Even if you are on Medicare in retirement, you will need to budget accordingly for your health care costs.
Federal retirees who decide to work have a unique opportunity to use their FEHB coverage to help reduce their taxable income.
Are you thinking of leaving federal service for a job in the private sector? Here are some factors with respect to benefits to help weigh the decision.