Tag: FLTCIP

OPM Proposes New Protections for Federal Employees’ Health Benefits During Future Shutdowns

July 18, 2020 10:24 AM
OPM Proposes New Protections for Federal Employees’ Health Benefits During Future Shutdowns

OPM is issuing a proposed rule which would ensure federal employees will not have interruptions in some of their health benefits in the event of a shutdown.

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OPM Provides Fact Sheet on Pay and Benefits During the Shutdown

January 11, 2019 4:31 PM
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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Don’t Fall for These 10 Long Term Care Insurance Myths

November 13, 2018 11:28 AM
Don’t Fall for These 10 Long Term Care Insurance Myths

These are several common myths that keep people from considering long term care insurance in their retirement planning.

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Contingency Plan for FLTCIP? OPM Says It Doesn’t Need One

April 21, 2018 3:57 PM
Contingency Plan for FLTCIP? OPM Says It Doesn’t Need One

A recent IG report said OPM needs a contingency plan for the FLTCIP. OPM says that is much ado about nothing.

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5 Things a Widow or Widower Would Tell You About FERS Survivor Benefits + A Common Question

February 15, 2018 3:53 PM
5 Things a Widow or Widower Would Tell You About FERS Survivor Benefits + A Common Question

How much does your spouse receive from your FERS pension if you pass away? That depends on the survivor benefit option you choose.

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Quick Guide: FERS Retirement for Busy Employees

October 5, 2017 2:51 PM
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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What Happens to Your Benefits If You Leave Before You Are Eligible for Retirement?

July 18, 2017 3:11 PM
What Happens to Your Benefits If You Leave Before You Are Eligible for Retirement?

What happens to your federal benefits if you leave before you are eligible to retire? Here is a summary.

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Congressmen Press OPM for Answers About FLTCIP Premium Increases

June 26, 2017 2:10 PM

Two Congressmen are asking OPM for details on what the agency plans to do to curtail future premium increases for FLTCIP enrollees.

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OPM Renews BENEFEDS Contract

April 13, 2017 12:06 PM

OPM has renewed its contract with LTC Partners to have the company continue providing BENEFEDS services to federal employees.

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FLTCIP Premium Increase Will Keep Funds Solvent Says Insurance Company

November 30, 2016 6:18 PM

In testimony offered to Congress, John Hancock explained the need for the recent premium increases to the FLTCIP.

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