Tag: Insurance

FEGLI Open Season Starts in September – Are You Ready?

The upcoming FEGLI open season runs for the month of September. OPM has provided these resources to help you make the most of it.

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FERS 3-Legged Stool vs FERS Recliner: Where Will You Sit?

August 24, 2016 3:12 PM , Updated August 27, 2016 8:24 AM

The author outlines key components of the FERS system you will need to have a successful retirement.

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Life Insurance and the FEGLI Open Season

August 22, 2016 3:11 PM
Life Insurance and the FEGLI Open Season

Should you take advantage of the upcoming FEGLI open season? The open season is an excellent reminder for everyone to re-evaluate their situation and make sure they are properly covered.

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Questions and Answers About the Upcoming FEGLI Open Season

August 1, 2016 9:48 AM

These are some questions and answers that cover basic facts about FEGLI as well as considerations for federal employees who may be wondering what actions they should take during the upcoming open season.

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Was Your Personal Information Captured in Theft of Government Data? More Benefits Now Available

June 27, 2016 4:10 PM

A large number of current and former federal employees and others in the federal community have been impacted by the theft of personal data from government records. Here is an update on an increase in insurance coverage and other actions that may help those impacted by these events.

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Life Insurance… Now for the living! Part 2: Chronic Illness

June 21, 2016 2:57 PM

The author discusses the most tax efficient options for Long Term Care insurance that are available to federal employees.

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Life Insurance… Now for the Living!

June 2, 2016 4:05 PM

What if your life insurance could also provide coverage for you during your lifetime? The author discusses the concept of using living benefits as they apply to federal employees covered by FEGLI and FEHB.

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Medical Identity Theft: A Sickening Concern for Federal Employees

March 23, 2016 3:06 PM
Medical Identity Theft: A Sickening Concern for Federal Employees

The author says that federal employees have a new concern in the realm of identity theft: medical records. He explains why this is an area of vulnerability and what federal workers can do if they think they have been a victim of medical identity theft.

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What Happens To Your Benefits If You Die After You Retire?

March 17, 2016 2:39 PM , Updated August 25, 2016 4:23 PM
What Happens To Your Benefits If You Die After You Retire?

No one lives forever, but you will leave survivors. Your federal employee benefits are valuable and can affect those that survive you. The author details what federal workers can expect to happen with regards to their benefits if they pass away after retiring from federal service.

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2016 Financial Resolutions

January 3, 2016 1:34 PM
2016 Financial Resolutions

Does your personal financial plan need a tune up in the new year? The author offers some suggestions to consider as part of your new year’s financial resolutions as you plan for retirement and the long term needs of your family.

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