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What Impact Does the High-3 Have on Your FERS Annuity?

By on November 5, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What Impact Does the High-3 Have on Your FERS Annuity?

Do you know how to estimate your high-3 for calculating your FERS annuity? This tool can help.

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Details Revealed on Proposed Benefits Cuts

By on March 18, 2019 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
Details Revealed on Proposed Benefits Cuts

More details have been revealed about the suggested cuts to federal employees’ benefits along with the rationale for the proposals.

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The Effects of a Lack of a Pay Raise

By on December 14, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The Effects of a Lack of a Pay Raise

How does the lack of a pay raise factor into inflation, and what is the overall impact on your FERS annuity and Social Security benefits?

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The High-Five Average Salary

By on August 16, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
The High-Five Average Salary

There has been discussion in Congress of switching annuity calculations to a high 5 average salary. What is the potential impact on a federal employee’s annuity?

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How Can Federal Employees Plan for a Secure Retirement Despite Proposals to Cut Their Benefits?

By on June 26, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How Can Federal Employees Plan for a Secure Retirement Despite Proposals to Cut Their Benefits?

Recent proposals suggest cutting federal employees’ retirement benefits. How much of an impact would these have if you look at some of the actual numbers?

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Retire at Age 61?

By on May 14, 2018 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Retire at Age 61?

What impact can waiting an extra year to retire have on a FERS annuity? The difference might surprise you.

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What in the *~CSRDF*/@ is Going on?

By on February 27, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What in the *~CSRDF*/@ is Going on?

How well do you understand your federal employee benefits, and how does this information tie into the recently proposed cuts?

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White House Proposals For Civil Service Reform: What They Missed

By on February 21, 2018 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
White House Proposals For Civil Service Reform: What They Missed

The White House’s 2019 budget blueprint offered many proposals for civil service reform. The author provides an analysis of which ones he says missed the mark.

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What’s the Impact of the [PROPOSED] FERS Benefit Cuts?

By on February 18, 2018 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
What’s the Impact of the [PROPOSED] FERS Benefit Cuts?

The White House’s 2019 budget outlined a number of proposed cuts to federal employees’ benefits. How much of an impact would these have on your retirement?

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6 Federal Retirement Myths

By on September 25, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
6 Federal Retirement Myths

Have you believed one of these myths about federal retirement? The author provides a list of the most common ones he has heard from clients.

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